Instagram Marketing for Virtual Assistants
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Instagram Marketing for Virtual Assistants

How to grow your Instagram account on autopilot
3.6 (32 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
6,620 students enrolled
Last updated 5/2019
English [Auto]
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Build a powerful Instagram account, whether for personal or for business
  • Build the systems to automate your Instagram growth and content
  • Have your virtual assistant manage your Instagram account for you
  • Be able to relax, knowing your virtual assistant has your back and will build your brand
  • Instagram Account
  • Instagram on your mobile phone

It’s CRAZY how many different “tips and tricks to growing your Instagram” articles and courses

are out there.


Much less actually be able to use the tips and tricks.

And to be consistent enough once you find the tips and tricks that work for your Instagram.

In this course, we will show you how to have your Instagram up and running without you, where your Virtual Assistant is automated and just runs it for you.

As someone who was a virtual assistant, I’ll even show you HOW to find the RIGHT assistant, and make sure that they are actually good for you and your brand.

We’ll have a step by step process, so you can even have your VA study this course too!

This will include what you ACTUALLY need to do, not what everyone else says you need to do.

This will get rid of any need to keep reading other articles on Instagram marketing.

We’re going to cover:

Instagram Basics

- Things you need to have in your profile

- Three types of accounts you can have (Personal vs Business vs Branded)

Content Creation

- Narrowing down what content you want to use

- Developing your content strategy

- Tools you need for developing content

Different types of content

- Difference between a post, story, IGTV, and Live

- Guide to Instagram Posts

- Guide to Instagram Story

- Guide to IGTV

- Guide to Instagram Live

What your Virtual Assistant can do

- Finding the RIGHT Virtual Assistant

- Recurring tasks they can do automatically

- Working with your Virtual Assistant

And so much more!

This is how you can SET and FORGET your Instagram account so it’s completely running without you!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to start growing their Instagram
  • Anyone who wants to have their Instagram automated and growing
  • Not for someone who wants to do it on their own
Course content
Expand all 24 lectures 01:32:28
+ Instagram Basics
7 lectures 19:54

If you do not have an Instagram account, Le-an shows you how to set up your account.

Creating Your Account

Now is the time to create your account.

[Activity] Creating Your Account

There are three types of accounts you can have on Instagram:

  1. Personal

  2. Business (More Options, Stats)

  3. Themed Account (Influencers, Quotes, Fans, Travel, Books, Health

Different Types Of Account

Le-an shows you how to turn your personal profile into a business account so you can get more stats and information about your followers.

Convert your Personal Account into a Business Account

First decide on your ideal Follower. How old? Financial status. Intelligence. Where do they live? What do they like?

Second, what do you want to talk about? What value do you bring?

Hashtag your posts. #YourUniqueHashtag #InstagramMarketing4VAs

Building Your Brand

Your VA can set up your Instagram.

+ Different Types Of Content In Instagram
7 lectures 38:15

There is more to Instagram than cat photos. Le-an gets you ready to expand your Instagram experience.


Posts are the most fundamental posts on Instagram. Posts can be long. Pick a specific Hashtag for specific topics.

Preview 05:39

Stories are quick posts that expire in 24 hours. You get attention immediately, as they appear on top of everyone's feed. And lots of engagement results.

Guide To Instagram Stories

Instagram TV is for longer videos. Minimum 2 minutes. Max 10 minutes. This is a newer feature of Instagram.

Guide To Instagram TV

Le-an shares a cool feature of Instagram Live where you can link to a post in your ITV post even if you do not have 10,000 Instagram followers.

Instagram TV Cool Feature

Going Live on Instagram is similar to Facebook Live. You can interact with your followers and add them to your Live event.

Guide To Instagram Live

Now it is time to plan out how you want to use the different ways of communicating with Instagram.

[Activity] Separate Out The Different Content You Can Use
+ Content Creation
3 lectures 14:30

1) Post consistently. Minimum twice a day.

2) Post when your audience is most active

3) consistent fonts and colours

4) What is your message?

Developing Your Content Strategy

Le-an shares the top tools she uses with Instagram:

1) Looping Gif or Boomerang Images - See Resources for link

2) Videos - Inshot

3) Later - Calendar app

Preview 05:52

Now create your Content wheel. What are you good at? What is happening behind the scenes? What are you sharing that your Avatar will love? What do you like to do for fun?

[Activity] Create Your Own Topic Wheel For Your Content
+ Having Your Virtual Assistant Run Your Instagram
3 lectures 15:57

Discover how a VA can make your Instagram account take off.


Le-an shares how best to use your VA and what tasks they should be doing daily.


  1. Look after Feed, Stories, ITV

  2. Comment on other instagram posts

  3. Hashtags

  4. Posting

  5. Create content from Blog posts, podcasts, videos, images/photos, quotes

  6. Stay up-to-date on Instagram changes and what's popular

  7. Socialize

  8. The 180 strategy. Comment on a post referring back to the post's content

Tasks Your Virtual Assistant Can Do To Grow Your Instagram Beyond Content

How to use Instagram to sell.

Instagram Ads.

Selling On Instagram and Instagram Ads
+ Wrap Up
3 lectures 02:45

Now that you have finished the course, now... get started on Instagram!

Next Steps

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Help Your Fellow Students

We have a new course: How to Find The Perfect Virtual Assistant For Your Business

As a graduate of our course, you can get a massive discount using the link in Resources in this lecture.

[Bonus] How To Find the Perfect VA