Cork Chamber business support Cork

You are here: Home > Training > Training Courses > Instagram for Business

Instagram for Business

Start Date Monday, 16th April 2018
Duration Half day
Start & Finish Time 9am-1pm
Trainer Mulley Communications
Places 9
Location Cork Airport Hotel
Members Fee €40.00
Non-Members Fee €50.00

Book a place on this course

To book a place on this course, please complete the following online form.


There are over 1.4 Million people in Ireland with Instagram accounts.. These new enough social networks are phone only and are populated with a demographic that’s mainly under 35.

This module looks at how to use Instagram effectively for your business.


Instagram overview.
How to use Instagram for business.
How to get followers and increase reach with Instagram.
The best content for Instagram: Photos, videos and filters.
Instagram Stories, Instagram Live
Advertising for Instagram

Who Should Attend?

Anyone in a marketing or communications function, SME owner managers


1. Instagram
What is Instagram, who uses it, what are the features of it.

2. Instagram for Business
Setting up Instagram for Business. Getting stats on when is the best time to update and what content works the best.

3. Getting more Instagram connections
How to use pictures, how to like and follow to get reciprocal follows and likes and how to use hashtags to get more reach for your updates.

4. Instagram Content
What content works best for Instagram, filtered photos, videos, videos with people tagged. What times should they be sent and what frequency? What other apps to use to make photos look amazing.

5. Instagram Stories/Live
Instagram now allows you to do Live streams from your app and interact with people. They also allow you to create a highlights reel of pictures you take during the day and that last for 24 hours. We look at how best to use these for your business.

6. Instagram Advertising
The Facebook Ad system also allows you to create ads in Instagram. We look at creating ads that will be cheap to run but have a good reach. Have mobiles or emails leads? We can run ads just to them and be assured of better returns.

About this form

The purpose of this booking form is to gather profile information about participants on programmes funded by Skillnets from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education & Skills (DES). Only aggregated participant data will be reported to the DES.

As an ongoing quality control measure and to ensure the highest possible standard of training, courses may be inspected from time to time.


BiznetCork Skillnet is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme, an initiative of Skillnets funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.

NDP - Education and Skills - Skillnets - Finuas

For further information please visit

Cork Chamber©, Fitzgerald House, Summerhill North, Cork, T23 TD90, Tel: (021) 4509044, Email:, Company Registration Number - 13918

website design and development by esus web solutions