You pay hundreds of dollars for your business to get promoted on Instagram, and yet, you’re not seeing any dividends from it.

Anyone familiar with Instagram will notice that it has gone through a lot of changes, especially recently, when they added the feature of the Instagram Shop. Although options like the Instagram Shop and Instagram Insights can be helpful for increasing your sales online, they may also be hard to navigate or to use to the best of their ability.

Along with the shop option, Instagram also allows Business accounts to promote themselves. The way this works is that…

Certainly enough content creators exist in the world to lead us to new ideas about art and literature but how do we find them?

A post-modern, millennial take on the Greek tragedy
Source: @lofiawe on Instagram

When we begin to look at the way the internet has changed art, we need to situate ourselves within realistic expectations. Will sharing a meme on an Instagram page have the same affect as Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup Can? Probably not, or at least, not in the way that we’ve come to think of Warhol and his tasty, advertisement laden experiments in contemporary art. Going viral doesn’t have nearly as much importance as it did back in the day of The Factory because it happens once a week. Someone creates a meme or a tweet or an image and then it…

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