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Increase Instagram Visibility

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 28th May 2014

Increase Instagram Visibility

#1: Highlight User-Generated Content

#2: Keep Your Online Personality Intact

#3: Use Hashtags for Listening and Reach

#4: Show Off Your Talents

#5: Combine Your Social Channels

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SCSU Technology is present on Instagram and Pinterest

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 22nd January 2014

In addtion to this blog (

and Twitter: @scsutechinstruc

please follow us and let us follow you regrading relevant information in the world of educational technology:




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5 Creative Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog Posts

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 4th November 2013

5 Creative Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog Posts

Promote Your Article Across a “Wider” Variety of Platforms

Here are some examples of smaller networks:

  •—A question/answer-based website founded by two former Facebook employees. What makes Quora unique is that all content is created, edited and organized by its user community. The user base tends to be more business- and academic-oriented.
  • Tumblr—A microblogging site that recently made headlines when Yahoo! acquired it. Its user base tends to be younger and more “hip,” making it the perfect platform to share edgier, niche-based content.
  • Empire Avenue—Part social network, part social media marketing tool, Empire Avenue uses gamification to enable users to broadcast content across all of the other social networks. The primary members of EAv are small businesses, social media professionals and blogger

Grab Viewer Interest With Different Types of Media

promote your posts with images, audio and video.

#1: Use Dubbler to Give a Short Audio Introduction

#2: Create a 6-Second Preview of Your Post with Vine

#3: Create a SlideShare Overview of Your Post

#4: Pin Your Post to a Pinterest Group Board

#5: Instagram an Image From Your Post



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