Blogging Tips

How I Edit My Photos on a Phone

Hi, loves! I am BACK with another tutorial. Today, I want to share how I edit my photos on my phone. While I love a good Lightroom preset, sometimes there isn’t time, wifi, or even a computer to allow for it. And like many of y’all, it’s usually just way easier to edit a photo on your phone and get to posting! So I am going to walk you through the exact edits that I do to each of my photos before I post them on Instagram. If you want to follow along, be sure to download my go-to photo editing app PicTapGo HERE.


5 Tips for Growing an Engaged Instagram Audience



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Instagram is constantly evolving and constantly bringing stress to influencers and users alike. The minute you think you have Instagram figured out, Zuckerburg goes and changes the algorithm or the API security and we’re back at square one. To add insult to injury, it’s reported that only 10% of your followers are even seeing your posts. So if you are feeling frustrated on the pathway to Instagram growth, know that you are not alone.

Instagram has seriously leveled the playing field recently and we’ve all thought about throwing our phone out the window or even throwing in the towel. Unfortunately, complaining isn’t going to get us anywhere, so we must adapt.


The Instagrammer’s Guide to Charleston

There are few cities in the Southeast quite as ‘gramable as Charleston, South Carolina. Turn and snap in any direction and you’ll have yourself a lovely photo. Beyond the beauty, the city is steeped in culture and it’s to-do list is lengthy. Charleston has so much to offer: history, low country cuisine, beaches, a booming nightlife, local artisans, and more! I have done a few weekend round-ups encompassing these things HERE and HERE. While I am there soaking in the culture, I make sure to stop by my tried and true spots to snap some photos. So I thought I would round up these locations and share them with all you feed-savvy ‘grammers!