How to set up ‘instaQueue’ and save time scheduling!
One of the many features we have developed after feedback from our customers is what we call ‘instaQueue’. We know that one of the most time consuming things to do when you’re scheduling out posts is picking the date and time. You have to click around to choose the day, and then either type or…
Influencer marketing: how do you think we should do it?
One of the interesting things about running a service that has a lot of marketers as customers is that some of them work in house, some work at agencies, and some as consultants or ‘thought leaders’. Something that a lot of people might not be aware of though, is that for a lot of those…
How Schedugram works, and why we use real phones to post for you
Every now and then there’s suddenly attention paid to how we work, which is great because it’s pretty unique and old-school! As the founder of Schedugram, I welcome the opportunity to explain how we’re different and why we chose to do things the way we do, and call out some of the rubbish our competitors…
Read our May email newsletter
We just published our May newsletter. It’s got updates on what we have planned for Schedugram, as well as a roundup of the latest news about Instagram and social media. If you didn’t get it, you can read a web version of the newsletter here. Don’t get our newsletter at the moment? Sign up below:…
iOS and Android Apps Now Available
Hot on the heels of our iOS app beta that we announced in late March, we’re delighted to let you know that Schedugram’s mobile apps are now available for both iOS and Android. Make sure you get the right app – we used a slightly different logo for our apps as part of a rebrand…
Reminder: Good Secure Password Practice
Around the web, we’ve seen a few recent “hacks” of accounts, both Instagram and other social media accounts. Some of these have been big database breaches (a different problem altogether), while others have just been single accounts accessed without permission. At Schedugram, we take your account security seriously, and our team does a lot of…
Improved Emoji Support Now Live
One of the requests we’ve had of late is for updated emoji to support the new “skin tones” of emojis, as well as some of the newer emoji that were released after we initially wrote our emoji picker. It took us a while to update everything as in the interim we did a large update…
Fake News and the Ultimate 4,000-word Guide to the Instagram Shadowban problem
There has been a lot of attention lately about an ‘Instagram shadowban’. This post was written by Schedugram CEO Hugh Stephens to talk about his perspective. We’ve been following Instagram remarkably closely for over 3 years now. Before starting Schedugram, I was in social media consulting for 4 years, working with anything from small corner shops…
US FTC Cracks Down on Sponsorship Transparency on Instagram
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in the US has recently written a media release about an initiative to improve disclosures in social media endorsements, in particular on Instagram. The FTC is the consumer protection arm of the US Government – like other regulators around the world, they have been grappling with the changing world of…
11 unique ways to use Instagram’s Carousel feature
Here are some easy ways brands and publishers can start making the most of Instagram’s slideshow feature.