How to Get More Views on Instagram Videos for Your Business

Instagram has been known in the past year to be a great platform for video marketing. Content made with the right video editing tools and eye for detail are appealing to a wide range of social media users. The question is, how do you get more views for your brand’s Instagram videos?

Luckily for social media marketers wanting to use video content on Instagram, there are ways to boost your views. The key is to stick with relevant and popular hashtags within your community and optimize your description with keyword-rich content. You can also try Instagram video ads to reach your audience and boost views. 

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Stick With Relevant Hashtags

Instagram video marketing is all about staying relevant, which goes for your hashtag usage too. Popular hashtags are a very important part of Instagram posts, giving you a chance to connect with your target audience. You can use a hashtag to connect your video to a campaign your brand is running.

Pro Tip: Make sure to choose peak times to post your Instagram videos for your followers to be watching. This alone will increase your video views! 

Description Optimization 

You can increase the number of views on your videos on Instagram by adding a detailed description. This gives you room to use keywords and hashtags that relate to your audience, photos, and video content. An optimized video description should always be part of your video marketing strategy

Try Instagram Video Ads

Many Instagram users respond well to ads in the form of enticing videos. If you can capture your audience’s attention in the first few seconds of your video, try creating Instagram ads with them. If someone reposts your video, that extra view is counted as multiple views. 

Getting More Views on Instagram Videos

When people view your Instagram stories or posts with video content you worked on for hours, your brand benefits from social proof. These tips to get more views on Instagram videos can greatly improve your video marketing strategy and boost your audience engagement.

Get connected with our content marketing team to learn more about boosting your brand’s views!

Alanah Beebee

Alanah Beebee is a Web Content Writer at ITVibes, Inc. She received her B.A. in Mass Communication from Sam Houston State University with an emphasis in film. Alanah found her love for writing throughout her years in college writing essays and research papers, and outside of school while writing film scripts, short stories, and song lyrics. Outside of writing, she enjoys playing guitar, filming and editing YouTube videos, and making polymer clay sculptures.