Are you a small business owner in the North West?


Instagram Growth For Small Businesses


This interactive workshop will be held at Once Was Lost, and independent shop and cafe in Preston that champions small businesses and creatives. The workshop is aimed at business owners who have a basic understanding of Instagram and will cover all aspects of the platform from creating a pleasing aesthetic to building a following.


Lunch and drinks are provided by the wonderful team at Once Was Lost and alongside this you will receive a limited edition Bloom & Folk mug and journal.









Overview of the day;

  • Why Instagram is just what you need to catapult your business

  • Finding your niche

  • Creating a compelling and informative bio

  • Imagery and aesthetic

  • Product photography (Activity)

  • Optimisation

  • What and when to post

LUNCH (included)

  • Using hashtags and keywords

  • Understanding the algorithm

  • Stories, reels, video and guides

  • Understanding insights

  • Planning ahead

To get the most out of the class, students must bring a smartphone or tablet with an active instagram account, pens and a notebook, a camera if you use one (if you use a phone for photography thats absolutely fine), business cards for self promotion and a product (if applicable) that they sell for an activity.






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Hi, thanks for stopping by!

If you don't already know me, I'm Lauren, a mother, creator, writer and publisher of Bloom & Folk Magazine. 

Slow living is at the heart of everything I do and more than anything, I love to guide others towards a more meaningful and considered way of life.

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