How can I get organic growth of my Instagram followers?

How can I get organic growth of my Instagram followers?

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Ok the best answer should be given by the Instagram coder herself, but let’s still share our experience here.

I found out that best way is by focusing on ENGAGEMENT (warning: it’s a few hours a day work).  The idea is to test method of engagement with your (current and future) community members/followers. I shared some of my engagement test findings here: Social Media Engagement – > Ideas that Convert!

Btw, unfollow brings growth…

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  • Idea to make a living as a social media influencer: get sponsors that are related to what you do.
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And no matter what, don’t forget to sign Influencer-Brand Agreement


If It Can’t Be Transactional, Then What Am I Getting from Influencer Marketing at All?

Sincerely yours,

Dear Mishu's Dad

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I am the creator of Dear Mishu, a dog character that gives underdog advice to humans on social media. I originally built the account to learn about influencers and how they work. Over time, the account grew and Dear Mishu became a real social media influencer with a community of followers who ask her for advice. I use this experience and my 20 years of marketing experience to help brands understand how to reach their goals through Influencer Marketing and Social media branding.