We spend the week reading the best things we can get our eyeballs on and on Fridays we share them here with you as The Week in Social.  Read anything good that we missed? Share it with us on Twitter or give us your thoughts at @UnionMetrics. On GDPR Not compliment yet? Here are 11 PostMore

Spoiler alert: As with most things, there is no perfect, one-size-fits-all answer. The optimum length for your Story is going to vary based on what your audience wants to see from you. Fans of a celebrity might be happy to watch them max out their Story monologuing about their day, for example, while another brandMore

If you haven’t played with all of the different modes available in Instagram Stories- or you have a little but aren’t quite sure what to do with them for your brand- we wanted to break it down for you quickly and accessibly. Got a question or something we missed? Find us on Twitter @UnionMetrics. What’s the emojiMore

Facebook (who owns Instagram, lest we forget) says that Stories are the future, so we thought we’d dig into a little data behind that future and see what it could tell us. This is a very small data sample, so consider it more of a starting point for some experiments for your brand’s Instagram StoriesMore

If your brand wants to get more out of Instagram Stories but you don’t have the resources to develop elaborate, comprehensive Story content each day (they expire in 24 hours, after all, unless you add them to Stories Highlights on your profile!) you can consider Story takeovers. That’s when someone else- an employee, an influencer,More

With 300 million daily active users, Instagram Stories have become a major part of the platform. Maybe your brand has dabbled in posting a few Stories, or maybe you’ve been too intimidated to try or didn’t know where to start. We’re here to help! We’ve got advice on how to create good graphics for yourMore

Instagram Stories are a pretty well integrated part of the Instagram experience by now, but there are a lot of features to tap into and some are more well known than others. With that in mind, we wrote up a quick guide to all of the existing features plus what we know is currently beingMore

Instagram Stories are gaining in popularity; they now have 300 million daily users, which is more than Snapchat. We recently went over how brands can create better Instagram Stories and analyze them in a webinar and we wanted to break some of those examples down further here. Got questions or something we missed? Find us on TwitterMore

If you haven’t played with all of the different modes available in Instagram Stories- or you have a little but aren’t quite sure what to do with them for your brand- we wanted to break it down for you quickly and accessibly. With that in mind, here’s an Instagram quick tip on how the “Rewind” modeMore