The Peak of Snapchat: Instagram’s Rise to the Top!

For years, the big social media conglomerate that is Snapchat had taken the world by storm with their ingenious idea of stories, photos published to a user’s profile for only 24 hours. These photos were a great way of updating friends and family on current things happening in the user’s own life while also serving as a new way of …

How Many Celebrities Have Fake Followers?

There have been a number of articles released by somewhat-reputable websites shaming celebrities for having fake followers. Some seem to prove that lesser-known celebs knowingly purchased fake followers, other use certain online tools to approximate fake-follower counts, and others rely on data from the Instagram Purge where some popular accounts lost millions of followers. This make for decent gossip, except …

DANGER: Fake Instagram Followers Will Ruin You

Instagram is big business. We know this because Tree Frog Social is a part of the supporting ecosystem. Whenever there is money at stake, people will try to break the rules. When it comes to Instagram, the most egregious offense is buying fake followers. Most users want as many followers as possible. In the early days of social networks, follower …

What is a Finstagram?

While Instagram has exploded in popularity, the platform has remained a place where users only post pictures of what would be considered highlights of their lives. Most users’ profiles are carefully curated. In contrast, people post entire photo albums on Facebook and people share photos on Snapchat with reckless abandon.   Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram are all popular social networks …

How Instagram Changed My Life

Note: This post was editorialized by an employee of Tree Frog Social. This article was inspired by a long-form editorial written by a client. We followed up with him and obtained permission to use more precise facts and direct quotes in this article. The client was not compensated for this review. I know what you’re thinking. Another influencer engaging in …

Ten Things To Consider When Designing Your Website

Building a website. It sure has gotten easier, huh? I’ve been doing it for a long time–for myself, for other people, as a WordPress consultant, as one of the bright minds behind software that effectively eliminated my original job–you get the picture. I’ve found that there are some pieces of advice that have remained true over the years. Here they …

How to Improve Your Instagram Feed

Want to achieve an aesthetically pleasing Instagram feed? Use these simple tips and tricks to make the changes that will ultimately enhance your social media presence and make your Instagram stand out. Tree Frog can only go so far in organically growing your Instagram account with the strategic use of hashtags and following all of the right accounts, but you …

How do I become a social media manager?

Becoming a social media manager and starting my own agency was far from walking on the paved road of “go get a marketing degree”. It’s actually pretty funny when you think about it. Even just a few years ago, many colleges (including the one I went to) didn’t even offer “social media” classes or electives. I remember directly asking my …

What Will Replace Instagram?

Myspace, Twitter, Vine, Tumblr, Facebook, Snapchat. Each social network has touched the height of mainstream popularity. For however brief a time, each has been the nucleus of popular culture. Right now, there is no question that Instagram holds that title. Which is why we focus all of our engineering and product development effort on Instagram. The question remains- how will …