Industry News

Industry News is an archive of all the latest updates in the world of Instagram and blogging. Keep informed via interviews with global, influential creatives and strategy tips for engagement and growth. Popular posts include the Pay to Play series focused on the algorithm change and subsequent developments that have affected Instagram users.

THE TRUTH BEHIND EDITORS VS. BLOGGERS

So, do journalists hate bloggers? Early last week, I attended one of the most beautiful beauty launches at The Connaught hotel and introduced myself to a girl who turned out to be the beauty intern at Stylist magazine. What I initially took to be a conversation and personal opinion, really turned out to be somewhat of a personal attack and…
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HOW TO DEAL WITH LATE INVOICE PAYMENTS

Every month, one of the greatest inconveniences of my adult life strikes. And it’s not even my period. but arguably, it’s just as annoying and uncontrollable – it’s late invoices. I have often asked myself if I really do need to get so worked up about chasing people up for updates and every time I come to the same conclusion.…
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THIS IS WHY INSTAGRAM SUCCESS DOESN’T MAKE YOU HAPPY

I’ve been volunteering at something called Alpha, which you may have heard of – if not, it’s a course organised by HTB church that allows anyone (especially non-believers) to ask questions about God in an open environment. One of the icebreakers to get conversation going is, “what do you think happiness means”. Overwhelmingly and perhaps even influenced by each other,…
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10 Questions with Trishna, Founder of Kohl Kreatives

  Third culture kid Trishna Daswaney is the founder of a charity and make-up brand Kohl Kreatives. Recently spotted on the pages of Harpers Bazaar and The Observer, I caught up with the young entrepreneur about what it means to be a #girlboss and how she juggles a teaching gig at London College of Fashion with her non-profit work and…
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IS ASOS LOSING OUT ON FASHION WEEK?

When it comes to Fashion Week, brands being photographed on street style stars brings serious social clout, almost as much as it does to bloggers. The company that’s losing out is a well-loved, global fashion retailer and this has a lot to do with the ASOS¬†decline in standard. They haven’t done anything¬†negative to me in a professional¬†capacity or any for…
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HOW DO LOOP GIVEAWAYS ACTUALLY WORK?

How do they work? With various sizes and quality of accounts, they vary drastically in what you can achieve from taking part. Loop giveaways work by grouping together accounts with a similar following. A common barrier to entry is the size of your Instagram account, for example, only users with 50k and upward can take part. The larger the number…
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