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6 Reasons Instagram Is Becoming The Ultimate eCommerce Tool for 2017…And How You Can Ca$h In Big From It

Dakota Shane
Dec 12, 2016 · 6 min read

1. The Shop Now Button

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2. Instagram Stories

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3. Links Within Instagram Stories

Not only will Instagrammers be able to create Snapchat-like intimacy with their followers, they’ll also be able to promote and share content via a recent update to Stories: link sharing.

4. Influencer Marketing’s Dream Child

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5. Discoverability

In addition to all of the other new features, Instagram has also announced Stories will now be displayed on Explore.

6. Concision

While the other points made in this article are either features or implications of those features, this point is more high-level. More than likely though, it is the most important aspect of Instagram when it comes to molding it into the most powerful eCommerce tool we have seen in a decade: concision.


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Dakota Shane

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I help make content marketing simple. Columnist: Inc.com. Co-Founder: Copy Buffs (a copywriting agency). Follow me on Twitter. www.copybuffs.com

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I help make content marketing simple. Columnist: Inc.com. Co-Founder: Copy Buffs (a copywriting agency). Follow me on Twitter. www.copybuffs.com

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A network of business & tech podcasts designed to accelerate learning. Selected as “Best of 2018” by Apple. Mission.org

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