March 10, 2015
Instagram has long been the black sheep in the social marketing world. Marketing efforts on the social channel have been near impossible to track. Why? The platform’s low-linking capabilities. Up until now, links on Instagram have not been clickable, save for the one on a user or brand’s profile page. This means that while brands could certainly advertise on the platform, the lack of a unique link on individual posts made the effectiveness of a campaign an unattainable data point.