Instagram shutting down for a day was the best and worst thing that's happened for my sanity. If you've been living under a rock yesterday (March 13th) Facebook and it's family apps (WhatsApp and Instagram) shut down. A large percentage of users were affected by this meaning that most US brands, advertisers, influencers, social media [...]
Cracking the Code on Instagram’s Algorithm
Remember the days where your Instagram feed was chronological and you didn't see random ads pop up? Me too. Instagram’s algorithm is constantly changing but before we dive into how it's structured it’s important to understand why these changes are made. In 2012, Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion. It doesn’t seem like that long [...]
I’ve got 99 problems and my device is one.
Have you ever spoke to someone and all they do is stay on their phone or mid conversation will be pulled in by a notification or text? 🙋🏽🙋🏽🙋🏽🙋🏽Well, you've been phubbed. We all do it subconsciously and it's a marker to a serious problem that needs a little more attention. I am a huge supporter [...]
How much time do we spend on our devices? 👩🏽💻⏰
I love human data and human behavior. Every single day we make thousands of small choices that can affect so many things in our day-to-day lives. How much sleep we get, how much water we are drinking, whether or not we use a turn signal, checking our phones, which apps we use, why we use [...]
Intern Help Guide Week 4 🤷🏽♀️ Is a “work life balance” achievable?
If you are new to my platform, HI welcome! You are reading the 3rd post of a series I've created for anyone navigating a first job or an internship. The tips provided are from my experience as an intern for various companies throughout the past few years. Specifically in the business + technology industry. They [...]