Choosing and implementing an Instagram theme

Choosing and implementing an Instagram theme

Ladies and gentlemen welcome to my latest obsession; creating an awesome Instagram theme. I fell down the rabbit hole that was VSCO filters on Pinterest, yes there are entire boards full of filter suggestions and theme ideas, and here I am. Welcome to my brain, and sorry about that. And from those Pinterest boards and filters, it was all downhill. Some of you may be asking what IS an Instagram theme? Good question. You know when you arrive on an Instagram profile and the combination of those images just feel like they belong together? They’re colour themed, look amazing together, similar even, and all of a sudden you just can’t resist the account. It calls to me.  That look is a…

The Instagram Shadowban got me but I bounced back!

The Instagram Shadowban got me but I bounced back!

Something started happening about a month ago (for me). I saw a decline in interaction on my Instagram account and felt like I was in front of the same 15 people over and over again. It turned out; I’d been shadow-banned. Woot. Just what you need when trying to build an audience, not being able to reach people; so frustrating. Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been chipping away to get myself off that blacklist and back to business. Within this post, I’ve shared a few ideas I have around why my account was shadowbanned, some other posts that may assist you identifying if it happened to you, the things that seem to have worked to get un-banned and…

It’s time for a Team Suger Instagram Challenge!

It’s time for a Team Suger Instagram Challenge!

Want to take part in a Team Suger Instagram challenge? With the launch of my new Suger’s Find Your Personal Style bundle (pre-sales happening here), I was hoping we could all get together and Instagram challenge! It’s something I plan to do in 2016, more than a few times a year, so we can tackle something in life that is bugging us. My next one might be smoothie related, what can I say, I have a lot of those recipes I could share. Haha. So what is a Team Suger Instagram Challenge? Well, it’s as simple as grabbing the challenge list (it’s in jpg or pdf below) and on December 1st sharing your challenge photos to Instagram (or on my…