I Shut Down The Insta Auto-Bot…

I Shut Down The Insta Auto-Bot…

A couple posts ago I wrote about using an auto-bot for one of my accounts. Well, I decided to shut it down early. I know what you’re thinking…didn’t really give it much of a chance did ya? Here’s the thing. It has taken me to long to learn this about Social Media…it’s social. An auto-bot takes all the social out of it. Yes it was great to have it all automated and frankly it worked pretty well (I’ll show you…

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4 Things Learned From Not Hustling On Instagram…

4 Things Learned From Not Hustling On Instagram…

This past weekend Kate and I went on a relaxing, fun, trip to St. George, Ut with some of her family. While I was able to write a blog post I wasn’t able to get a lot done as far as Instagram goes. I stopped commenting, liking, and DMing from Friday to Monday and instead put the phone away for relaxation (other than a couple photos I posted). I didn’t think much would happen because of it, but the amount…

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5 Items You Should Put in Your Instagram Bio…

5 Items You Should Put in Your Instagram Bio…

When it comes to succeeding in life you have to love the journey. You have to want to progress and continue to do so until you’re either satisfied or you’ve achieved everything you set out to do. Well the next step for my Instagram journey will be beefing up my bio. Here are some of the items I’ve researched are necessary for your Instagram Bio… 5 Items you should put in your bio: Name: This one is pretty obvious, you…

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Half-Way Stats…

Half-Way Stats…

Halfway through the month wanted to do a quick update on how we’re doing with our Social Media goals. Where we are at and where we need to get to in the next two weeks. First a quick reminder of what our goals were and how we planned on reaching them… 👇🏻👇🏻👇🏻 New Strategies: How am I going to reach these numbers? Facebook: I want to increase this number but also increase engagement on Facebook. The biggest thing with Facebook is asking…

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What I’ve Learned From Only Using Black And White Photos…

What I’ve Learned From Only Using Black And White Photos…

When I restarted my Instagram account my goal was to do something that stood out. I liked most of the black and white pictures that I had previously posted so I decided to stick with the black and white theme. Recently I asked for help and opinions on if I should keep the black and white photos going👇🏻👇🏻👇🏻, most people said yes to keep it…so I have. Buuut to be honest it’s tough to post aesthetically pleasing photos that are…

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How Much Are You Hustling On Instagram??

How Much Are You Hustling On Instagram??

It’s common sense…the better you want to be at something the more time you have to spend doing it. Kind of like Malcolm Gladwell’s 10,000 hours theory. He says that it takes 10,000 hours of hard work, practice and apprenticeship (plus natural abilities) to become great at something. His examples were Bill Gates and the Beatles, both were able to practice their crafts, a lot of hours, at young ages and because of it they became greats. It’s the same…

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Do You Even Plan??

Do You Even Plan??

At my work we had to take this “Strength Finders Test.” In the test it tells you, your top five traits which are supposed to tell how to better communicate with your co-workers. I’ll admit it’s pretty cool to learn a little more about yourself and the people you work with. Anyway one of my traits was “achiever,” which means that I have this “constant need for achievement.” Due to this need, most achievers hate disorganization, and one way they…

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I’m Going to Use an Auto-Bot…🤖🤖🤖

I’m Going to Use an Auto-Bot…🤖🤖🤖

About a week ago I said I was going all in on Instagram (well seriously considering it, read more on that here). In doing so I mentioned I started several other Instagram accounts in different niches to allow me the flexibility to test different methods. In doing so I’ll be able to see which ones work the best in growing a following. I’ve seen a lot of growth in my account for this blog @wanttobewealthy (now consistently hitting 175 likes and +/-…

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Social Media Stats…

Social Media Stats…

Every month we want to start sharing our Social Media stats to show the growth we’ve had, the losses we’ve taken, and the lessons we’ve learned from the previous month. Growing a following can be difficult, but it’s all about the process and journey, so we want to share ours with you. We’ll try to be as open as possible about what we’re doing and the methods/strategies we are implementing to provide as much insight as we can to you to…

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Going All In…

Going All In…

When first starting your blog/vlog/YouTube channel/business/etc. when it comes to social media, I’ve learned you should find really focus on one platform at least in the beginning (maybe two if you’re really good). You really need to find out where your people are. Where the people who would actually follow your journey or business. It might take some time and energy to figure out which platform your crowd congregates but once you figure it out…you need to go all in….

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