Is Vero a Viable Instagram Alternative?

I think we can all agree that Instagram is the current queen of social media. Now and again, though, new platforms pop up to challenge them. Vero is the newest Instagram alternative. We don’t know if they’re here to stay, but with 3 million users, it might be worth checking out the platform.

Is Vero a Viable Instagram Alternative? | Oh, She Blogs!

The pre-eminence of Instagram as the best online photo-sharing platform is unquestioned, yet in the past few weeks, we have seen the sudden explosive growth of a possible Instagram alternative – Vero – appear on the social media scene. You might assume that such a competitor would be a brand new and innovative contender that had won the support of the masses with new features. In actuality, Vero has been around for three years with a relatively static user base of 150,000.

But that all changed in one week.

Vero recently saw their membership explode by 1900% – yes, you read that correctly – as Vero inexplicably topped US App Store Charts hitting the 3 MILLION figure in a matter of days.

This begs the question, what caused this almost frenzied adoption of an Instagram alternative?

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Facebook’s New Branded Content Policy Does *NOT* Affect Affiliate Links

Facebook’s new Branded Content Policy is confusing, to say the least! There are so many questions about the policy and who it affects. In this post, we dive into who was really affected by the change and whether or not bloggers can still use affiliate links on their Facebook Pages.     It seems like Facebook is always trying to make things more difficult for bloggers! Whereas it used to be easy to post links and get traffic from the

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How Do Bloggers Make Money?

I was about two weeks into writing my blog back in 2009 when I first asked myself, “How do bloggers make money?” I fully believe that you should write your blog for you and only you — and only then will readers follow — but there’s also no reason why you can’t at least try to make money from your blog while creating content that you love! I loved what I was doing and while I didn’t yet have many

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Grow Your Influence: How to Get Subscribers for YouTube

If you want to make money from your YouTube video, you’re going to need to find people who want to watch your videos. In this post, you’ll find a few tips on how to get subscribers for YouTube.     Thanks to the recently announced YouTube changes, small YouTubers will really need to focus on building their following. Not only do you need people to spend 4,000 hours a year viewing your content in order to be eligible to monetize

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Set It & Forget It: How to Use Tailwind’s Instagram Auto-Posting Feature

There have always been a lot of rules with Instagram, but they’re finally opening things up a bit by allowing things like Instagram auto-posting. Auto-posting, where you can line up all of your Instagram posts and have them publish on a schedule, is an amazing function that busy bloggers are going to love!   Hallelujah! After years of fighting it, Instagram is now working with some apps to allow auto-posting! With Instagram auto-posting, you will not only be able to pre-schedule your

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