Instagram tools can help improve your activity, schedule content, and analyse your Instagram accounts.
The platform is heavily popular with bloggers, business, brands, and there are now over 600 million Instagram users.
There are a number of Instagram tools to help improve your activity, actively produce more visually appealing content and understand what posts work well to help boost your IG success.
Here are our top Instagram tools…
Our very own free Instagram analytics can provide a snapshot of your Instagram account.
Based on your latest 100 posts, Tweetchup Instagram Analytics will reveal the average likes and comments per post, most frequent hashtags, most used filters, post data including days and times of uploads as well as your top 10 posts.
Our big sister BirdSong Analytics can provide further insights into any publicly available Instagram account, offering richer data.
The premium Instagram analytics tool offers content analysis featuring most used words and hashtags, average number of likes and comments per post, best time to upload content and more. With 30 key metrics, BirdSong Analytics will provide a deeper understanding of what is working well for Instagram accounts.
Instagram is all about aesthetics. The more visual appeal an upload has, the better!
Canva is a great source for creating images for Instagram. A variety of freemium features allow you to include your own images; add text, graphs, colours, frames, illustrations and more. Plus it saves your content automatically!
Repost is a free app for Instagram and it’s a simple method to #Repost your favourite photos & videos directly on Instagram.
RePost is an easy way to quickly share user-generated content on your own account and the app will provide credit to the original Instagrammer.
Schedugram offers an easy way to manage Instagram posts and caters for multiple accounts. The freemium tool offers a 7-day free trial.
ScheduGram lets you schedule any uploads to be posted at a planned date and time. When the date and time arrives, ScheduGram will post the content for you.
Instagram has several apps to complement the Instagram experience and improve content production.
Layout, Boomerang and Hyperlapse allow you to edit your photo and video content. Whilst Boomerang and Hyperlapse focus on video, Layout allows you to group a selection of images and introduce frames to build a new aesthetic.
The free and popular Instagram photo editor became well known for its notable artistic filters such as Van Gogh and Picasso inspired effects.
Prisma can effortlessly change the style photos and pictures to create a new, interesting and fresh look for generic uploads.
The free to download photo editing app from Google has more effects than Instagram and images can be shared directly from the app to your account.
It can also create and save filter combinations by using the default filters and editing features, meaning once can rediscover your favourites looks with ease.
This freemium photo editor boasts an expansive selection of effects and features.
You can even explore the VSCO content of those you follow, curated work from the community and exclusive content from VSCO Originals.
Crowdfire is capable of doing a bit of everything (minus the photo editing) and in an all-around, freemium social tool.
Crowdfire will provide a list of your new followers, those who have unfollowed you and can suggest other users who are likely to be interested in your account. The tool also offers scheduling and analytics.
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