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Content Marketing World 2020 - Session Viewer

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Utilizing Instagram to Not-So-Accidentally Grow your Brand 2.0

Wally Koval  (Founder, @AccidentallyWesAnderson)

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Track: Social Media

Session Type: Breakout Session

Audience Level: All

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

From passion project (see: popular Instagram feed @AccidentallyWesAnderson) to successful business venture with a trusting, dedicated community and multiple revenue streams (digital, in-print & in-person) The Key? Utilizing Instagram to identify & nurture a niche group of individuals into a massive community rooted in trust & transparency. The good, the bad, the stressful, and ultimately, the successful.


  • Practical advice for how to build an authentically engaged audience
  • Tactical approach to garnering and nurturing the trust of a community on Instagram
  • Effectively utilizing UGC to elicit audience participation and higher-level engagement
  • Understanding when and how to migrate your community from rented-to-owned land (and vice versa)
  • The importance of listening to your audience and eliciting their participation to drive word-of-mouth growth & earned media opportunities