Instagram: window for fashion
The essential social network for any fashion business
In the middle of 2022, social networks continue as a powerful channel to connect with customers and build their brand identity. Yes, fashion companies have found in social media the perfect opportunity to establish direct contact with their public and create communities.
Among social networks, Instagram is positioned as one of the favorites (and one of the most useful) for the fashion industry. Because? Ok, let's go in parts. Since its launch to the world in October 2010, this platform has been characterized by the possibility of sharing photos and interacting with other users in this regard.
The use of hashtags allows the content to be classified into categories, routed within the same topic and "put" it in the visual path for other users who share similar interests; in addition to tagging other personal or corporate profiles.
After this introduction, we review some of the aspects that make Instagram a perfect space for communication and socialization of a fashion firm:
Fashion companies can show their identity from Instagram. Being a visual space, the challenge is to achieve harmony between the publications, incorporate product photographs, lookbooks, campaigns and of course, textures, colors or even powerful words that generate a well-rounded concept.
The storytelling of a brand and its creative universe, within everyone's reach.
The generation of communities and the strengthening of these through campaigns is a daily task for fashion companies that want to remain current among the public. It is about captivating your customers with videos, photos or live broadcasts where the most important thing is engagement: comments and reactions.
Users become ambassadors of the brand and its content, later customers or purchase reasons for other potential buyers.
The launch of a collection, the announcement of a promotion, the communication of news or the clarification of an urgent situation are possible thanks to social networks. Instagram is not far behind.
Photographs, videos, stories or reels are some of the formats that Instagram offers to visually enamor the communities that fashion brands have created over the years. Of course, its digestible and colorful DNA certainly helps to reach new audiences.