If you use Instagram as a marketing platform for your organisation, you will not only want to see how it affects your overall online marketing strategy, but you will also want to find a better way to manage it beyond your mobile device. The following are eight great apps and tools to help you manage your Instagram accounts, find images by topic, gain followers, engage with followers, and much more.

Nitrogram

Nitrogram: Instagram Analytics and Engagement Platform
Nitrogram: Instagram Analytics and Engagement Platform

Nitrogram is an analytics and social engagement platform for brands to measure and increase their presence on Instagram. It includes analytics for Instagram, a social CRM for Instagram, Instagram widgets, and the opportunity to create Instagram photo contests. Try it for free. Pricing starts at $29 per month.

 

Statigram

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Statigram helps you promote your Instagram account, manage your community on a user-friendly platform, analyze your activity through professional statistics, and engage your community. This Instagram management tool is used by over 100,000 brands.

 

Webstagram

Webstagram - Instagram Web Viewer

Webstagram allows you to do everything you can do on the main Instagram app on the web along with additional features including sending private messages to users, connecting with Instagram users on a forum, find users by keyword, offer an RSS feed for your photos, and get statistics about your Instagram account.

 

Ink361

Ink361

Ink361 allows you to manage your Instagram account on the web vs. in your mobile phone. You can use it to like and comment, follow and unfollow, create albums, search photos and users, and even share with non-Instagram users. Best of all, this online app is free.

 

Instarchive

Instarchive

Don’t lose the photos you have added to your Instagram. Instarchive allows you to download your Instagram photos in a convenient zip file.

 

Search Instagram

Search Instagram

Search Instagram is the best place to search for Instagram images online. Using this can help you determine what types of photos you could be sharing in your industry. When you hover over images in the search results, you can see their popularity based on number of likes.

 

Instagainer

Instagainer

Instagainer helps you get more followers free on Instagram. Once you login to the system you will gain more followers instantly or you can pay for VIP to gain faster. Note that buying followers for any social media network may result in breaking the network’s terms of service and usually doesn’t result in more than an increase in your number of followers as opposed to your quality of followers.

 

Followgram

Followgram

 

Followgram extends the functionality of Instagram for casual users and brands alike. Basic features include a follow button, WordPress widget, RSS feed, private messaging and free stats.