How To Automate An Effective Instagram Bot That Isn’t Spammy.

Eduardo Morales
Mar 7, 2018 · 20 min read
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This article was last updated in August of 2020. If you’re only looking for Instagram bot recommendations, you can find them on my list of the best Instagram that will keep your account safe here. Para aquellos que hablan español, you can find the spanish translation en este articulo.

Start with the essentials.

This video explains the typical process in which an Instagram bot helps grow an account. It likes posts on people’s feeds based on the targets and guidelines you give it. This means that you’ll show up on many more activity feeds. Here, people can discover your username, tap through your account, and if they like it, follow you.
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If you want to learn more about other strategies that’ll help you be discovered by a lot more people quickly on Instagram, read these articles on how to create effective Instagram sponsored posts, how to create effective Instagram story ads, everything you need to know about Instagram hashtags, how the Instagram algorithm works, how to make money on Medium, and how to find the best time to post on Instagram.
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Btw, have you every asked yourself if your Instagram is actually even worth growing? If not, you should. It might help save you a whole bunch of time and energy. It’s not worth it for everyone…

Have an account with a differentiated visual grid and content that gives people value.

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@viis__vtg, @stefansagmeister, @blessedpoppy, @tasteofstreep are great examples of Instagram accounts with differentiated grids. FYI — here’s an article about the best Instagram content scheduling and post automation tools. Using them will help your posting process a lot more efficient 👍🏽

Know the hashtags and accounts that your target audience cares about.

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Identifying the best account targets is easier if you know how to evaluate influencers accounts. Here’s an article on how to measure what an influencer is worth, how to find the most valuable influencers on Instagram, how to reach out to influencers, and how to measure your influencer marketing ROI.

The best Instagram bot.

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This article is updated frequently but here’s more info on the state of Instagram bots in 2020 in case you want to dive deeper into the topic.
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DON’T automate comments and/or follows! They create spammy bots.

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This is an example of an irrelevant comment clearly automated by a pushy social media marketer. Unless you want to be considered a spammy bot, don’t automate comments.
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This is an example of follow by someone I don’t know, clearly automated by a pushy social media marketer. Unless you want to be considered a spammy bot, don’t automate follows!

ONLY automate likes. They are a non-intrusive way to make people happy and be discovered.

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A bot works when people who you are a right match with discover your username through a an automated like in their activity feed, tap through and see that they like your content enough to follow you.

Automate effective likes on Instamber by doing the following:

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Btw, if you want to learn about bots in other social media platforms, check out this one about everything you need to know about TikTok Bots.

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Eduardo Morales

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@pinlord 📌 @potteryforall 🌱 & @macramemakers 🍶on Instagram. Demystifying how Instagram works👌🏽 Follow for updates: https://instagram.com/theeduardomorales

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

Eduardo Morales

Written by

@pinlord 📌 @potteryforall 🌱 & @macramemakers 🍶on Instagram. Demystifying how Instagram works👌🏽 Follow for updates: https://instagram.com/theeduardomorales

Mission.org

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

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