Posts Tagged ‘ Instagram ’

Instagram Video Ads Are Coming Soon

May 8th, 2014 | By

Instagram is a bit of a control freak when it comes to advertising. Every sponsored image is pre-approved and every brand thoroughly vetted. Now, video ads are quietly being tested, as the company takes a slow approach to building what could be Facebook’s next billion-dollar business. The photo-sharing service has dabbled in sponsored videos with

Instagram Features Its First Ad, But Did Anyone Notice?

Nov 3rd, 2013 | By

Instagram unveiled its first ad on Friday. Fortunately, it may not be as bad as many people feared — and some didn’t even notice it was there. The colorfulimage, courtesy of fashion designer Michael Kors, featured a luxury watch lying among tea-time snacks and gold embellishments, targeted at women in the U.S regardless of whether

Instagram Ads Are Coming to Photo Stream

Oct 8th, 2013 | By

Ever since Facebook purchased Instagram, many people have been waiting to see when advertising would creep into the Instagram stream, although it has surprisingly taken much longer than anticipated. Now Instagram has announced that advertising will begin appearing within a few months within the Instagram photo stream. Many Instagram users will remember late last year