Instagram is a powerful -- and fun -- tool to use for online communications, with more than 500 million users worldwide logging in every day. The free mobile application, owned by Facebook, can be daunting for new users, with an array of options and seemingly endless settings.
In this fun, hands-on workshop – offered in the Leadership Institute's live, interactive online training platform – you'll learn how to navigate Instagram confidently and use it to accomplish your communications goals.
Understanding Instagram (Monday from 3pm to 4:30pm EST) -- Learn how to navigate Instagram like a pro, even if you've only opened the app occasionally. Complete with hands-on practice, you'll learn:
Instagram Tools (Tuesday from 3pm to 4:30pm EST) -- Learn how to make the most of Instagram's advanced tools and features. Complete with hands-on practice, you'll learn:
Content Strategy & Community (Wednesday from 3pm to 4:30pm EST) -- Learn how to develop your own strategy so you can use Instagram to accomplish your goals. You'll learn:
All sessions are online, live, and interactive. The times are EST / Eastern / UTC-4.
Mon. 22 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Tue. 23 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Wed. 24 3:00 - 4:30 PM
This training is online.
Abigail (Abby) Alger is the Director of Digital Training for the Leadership Institute.
Previously she was the Digital Director for Freedom Partners and for the House Republican Conference for Chairwoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers. She managed the redesign of GOP.gov and FreedomPartners.org as well as the launch of ConnectGOP, the first House Republican intranet. At the Conference, she led GOP Labs, a training program of more than 300 events that taught digital communications best practices to House GOP staff.
Before that, Abby was Director of Digital Communications for the Leadership Institute; New Media Strategist for Terra Eclipse, a technology firm; and Junior Associate for the David All Group, a digital communications firm. She graduated from Duke University with degrees in Public Policy and Classical Languages.