When I started my side hustle back in 2013 (6 years ago now – WHAT), I didn't have 70,000 followers on Instagram. The only people that liked my posts were my friends, my coworkers and my mom.
But that all changed once I started learning more about Instagram marketing and the serious, serious power of hashtags.
Flash forward one year: I was able to grow my personal account from 3,000 to 60,000 followers.
The best part? I had created an engaged following that wasn't just double-tapping on my posts and commenting heart eye emojis.😍😍😍
They were clicking on the link in my bio, sending me direct messages (DMs) wanting to know how to work with me and buying my services.
All it took was a couple of hours researching ‘tags and getting my content smack dab in front of my target market.
Not sure where to start when it comes to finding the hashtags your ideal customer is using?
No worries, I’ve got your back.
Read on to find my best tips for hashtag research that helped me grow my side gig into a six-figure business!