Instagram: 5 Essential Apps for Social Media Management

We told you many times how Instagram can be a tool to boost your sales.

We saw how to sell on it, how to use it for your giveaways and how to start with influencer maketing.

Now it’s time to share with you some of the most helpful Apps for Social Management.

With over half a billion daily active users, Instagram has opened up great opportunities for brands and shops to find new customers and get their products seen for free.

At the same time, being able to stand out among millions of profiles could be difficult.

Anyway, you don’t need professional photographers or camera to standout. You just need to have an effective Instagram presence, communicating clearly your brand’s identity.

For this reasons you have to arm yourself with the best apps to make your images unique.

 

Let’s see the best in class:

  1. VSCO

         

VSCO is a photography mobile app for iOS and Android devices. As your probably know, one of the most liked pictures on Instagram have some kind of filters. The ones included on VSCO are on another level: they’re simply great. You will find also a “toolkit” feature which allows finer adjustments, to fade, clarity, skin tone, tint, sharpen, saturation, contrast, temperature, exposure, and other properties. There i also a huge library of filters availbale for purchase.

 

  1. CANVA

Canva is an app that you can use to create images that stand out, whether it’s in your Instagram feed or in your stories. You can superimpose text, create multi-image layouts, and pull in a wide range of graphics to level up your posts and get your followers’ attention.

It’s especially useful to create Stories that stand out, and if you stick to a few consistent image formats and fonts on Canva, you can start to make sure your followers always recognize your content.

Canva is available for iOS and Android, and you can use it on the web as well.

 

  1. REPOST

Repost for Instagram makes it easy to #Repost your favorite photos & videos on Instagram while giving credit to the original Instagramer. This is a super cool tool if you have a brand or a shop because let you to share content created by your customers. Remember that in the digital era, to share it’s to care and this is true even more if you’re working on your reputation on internet. Sharing pictures of happy customers will improve your brand awarness.

 

  1. ONLYPULT

OnlyPult is an all-in-one tool for Instagram for internet marketers. It helps you automate your Instagram posts for better performance allowing you to focus on other items. Not only it helps you automate your post but also check the analytics for better tracking.

Here are some of the other tools and features you’ll find at the OnlyPult interface-

Automation with scheduling and planning your posts

Hashtag statistics

Management of several accounts (and permission for your employees to access those accounts)

Follow competitors or influencers and get inspired by their accounts

Image editor

 

  1. SNAPCHAT

Snapchat is a mobile messaging application used to share photos, videos, text, and drawings. It’s free to download the app and free to send messages using it. It has become hugely popular in a very short space of time, especially with young people. It provides a serie of filter and lenses which allow users to add fun real-time special effects and sounds, change their voice in videos, face swap with friends, or even super-impose a face from your photo gallery onto your face.

 

Let’s try some of these great apps!