8 episodes

Are you a busy business person who does all the things in your one-person-band business and gets overwhelmed by Instagram? I can help you make better use of your time and energy online and turn your Instagram into an effective marketing tool for your business. Tales from the Gram is a podcast full of success stories, lessons and tips to help you master Instagram and grow your business online. Each episode covers an Instagram question I've either asked myself at one point in time (and tracked down the answer to) or get asked a lot as an Instagram Coach. I don't have all the answers. So I'll be inviting amazing entrepreneurs and experts to share their stories and their answers too. Our tips will help you to be more productive, more purposeful and make Instagramming for business a little clearer.

Tales from the Gram Lorna Taylor

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Are you a busy business person who does all the things in your one-person-band business and gets overwhelmed by Instagram? I can help you make better use of your time and energy online and turn your Instagram into an effective marketing tool for your business. Tales from the Gram is a podcast full of success stories, lessons and tips to help you master Instagram and grow your business online. Each episode covers an Instagram question I've either asked myself at one point in time (and tracked down the answer to) or get asked a lot as an Instagram Coach. I don't have all the answers. So I'll be inviting amazing entrepreneurs and experts to share their stories and their answers too. Our tips will help you to be more productive, more purposeful and make Instagramming for business a little clearer.

    Ep 07 - How to make the best use of your time on Instagram

    Ep 07 - How to make the best use of your time on Instagram

    Social media can be a black hole for your time and energy if you let it. But being intentional and conscious of your goals and your time on Instagram means you can use it effectively for your business.

    Amazing content is just one half of your Instagram strategy. Engagement is the other half. Looking to improve your Instagram Engagement? Here’s my FREE Guide https://www.subscribepage.com/ig-engagement-tips
    Follow me on Instagram (well obviously!) Jump over and slide into my DMs for a chat www.instagram.com/lorna.and.the.gram 
    Lorna Taylor works as an Instagram Coach supporting busy entrepreneurs to use Instagram more effectively for their business. She takes them from being overwhelmed by the platform, to being more productive and more purposeful with their posts, making better use of their time and energy online. Find out more here: https://lornaandthegram.co.uk/podcast/

    • 14 min
    Ep 06 - Marketing your product-based business ft. Emma @messylittlebugs

    Ep 06 - Marketing your product-based business ft. Emma @messylittlebugs

    This week’s episode features Insta friend, Emma @messylittlebugs as we catch up and chat about how she runs her product business through her Instagram account. We are talking tips for product photography and simple ways to use reels to show off your products. Emma shares tips for engaging with your small community and doing Instagram your own way. 
    A little bit about Emma @messylittlebugs :
    I’m Emma. Mother of 2 boys (6 and 3) living in the north of England. I have a huge passion for sensory play and learning through play. I’m a qualified TA and started my business 15 months ago in lockdown to combine my passion for play with my love for creating and crafting. 

    Connect with Emma on Instagram @messylittlebugs and check out her Nature based eco conscious play kits for little ones on her Etsy store .

    Amazing content is just one half of your Instagram strategy. Engagement is the other half. Looking to improve your Instagram Engagement? Here’s my FREE Guide https://www.subscribepage.com/ig-engagement-tips
    Follow me on Instagram (well obviously!) Jump over and slide into my DMs for a chat www.instagram.com/lorna.and.the.gram 
    Lorna Taylor works as an Instagram Coach supporting busy entrepreneurs to use Instagram more effectively for their business. She takes them from being overwhelmed by the platform, to being more productive and more purposeful with their posts, making better use of their time and energy online. Find out more here: https://lornaandthegram.co.uk/podcast/

    • 47 min
    Ep 05 - Why your first 100 followers are your VIPs

    Ep 05 - Why your first 100 followers are your VIPs

    Follower numbers and vanity metrics are old news. Having a small engaged audience is way more valuable to businesses. How you interact with your first 100 followers sets the tone for your account and shows them what it will be like to work with you.

    Amazing content is just one half of your Instagram strategy. Engagement is the other half. Looking to improve your Instagram Engagement? Here’s my FREE Guide https://www.subscribepage.com/ig-engagement-tips
    Follow me on Instagram (well obviously!) Jump over and slide into my DMs for a chat www.instagram.com/lorna.and.the.gram 
    Lorna Taylor works as an Instagram Coach supporting busy entrepreneurs to use Instagram more effectively for their business. She takes them from being overwhelmed by the platform, to being more productive and more purposeful with their posts, making better use of their time and energy online. Find out more here: https://lornaandthegram.co.uk/podcast/

    • 16 min
    Ep 01 - Does my business need to be on Instagram?

    Ep 01 - Does my business need to be on Instagram?

    If you are an entrepreneur or run a business - you need to be on Instagram. With every update and new feature, Instagram gets better and better at supporting businesses to grow, build their community and sell on the platform. This episode goes through the reasons why Instagram is so good for businesses and why Instagram should be part of your marketing strategy. 


    Amazing content is just one half of your Instagram strategy. Engagement is the other half. Looking to improve your Instagram Engagement? Here’s my FREE Guide https://www.subscribepage.com/ig-engagement-tips
    Follow me on Instagram (well obviously!) Jump over and slide into my DMs for a chat www.instagram.com/lorna.and.the.gram 
    Lorna Taylor works as an Instagram Coach supporting busy entrepreneurs to use Instagram more effectively for their business. She takes them from being overwhelmed by the platform, to being more productive and more purposeful with their posts, making better use of their time and energy online. Find out more here: https://lornaandthegram.co.uk/podcast

    • 15 min
    Ep 02 - How to make a bio that converts

    Ep 02 - How to make a bio that converts

    Perhaps one of the most overlooked aspects of your presence on Instagram is the bio. You Instagram bio is the very first thing that a potential follower sees when deciding whether to follow you for more. It needs to clearly show what someone will get from following you and how you help them. As your business grows and changes, your bio must keep up to date to reflect this and what you currently offer.



    Amazing content is just one half of your Instagram strategy. Engagement is the other half. Looking to improve your Instagram Engagement? Here’s my FREE Guide https://www.subscribepage.com/ig-engagement-tips
    Follow me on Instagram (well obviously!) Jump over and slide into my DMs for a chat www.instagram.com/lorna.and.the.gram 
    Lorna Taylor works as an Instagram Coach supporting busy entrepreneurs to use Instagram more effectively for their business. She takes them from being overwhelmed by the platform, to being more productive and more purposeful with their posts, making better use of their time and energy online. Find out more here: https://lornaandthegram.co.uk/podcast/

    • 12 min
    Ep 03 - Instagram post formats explained

    Ep 03 - Instagram post formats explained

    Instagram is no longer a photo sharing app - it is a multimedia platform with a whole range of ways to share your content with various post formats. Let's run through them and talk about the purpose of each one.


    Amazing content is just one half of your Instagram strategy. Engagement is the other half. Looking to improve your Instagram Engagement? Here’s my FREE Guide https://www.subscribepage.com/ig-engagement-tips
    Follow me on Instagram (well obviously!) Jump over and slide into my DMs for a chat www.instagram.com/lorna.and.the.gram 
    Lorna Taylor works as an Instagram Coach supporting busy entrepreneurs to use Instagram more effectively for their business. She takes them from being overwhelmed by the platform, to being more productive and more purposeful with their posts, making better use of their time and energy online. Find out more here: https://lornaandthegram.co.uk/podcast/

    • 17 min

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