April 10, 2017 1 min read

According the The Next Web  these 5 brands are InstaCommunity focused.

Slyde Handboards, Redbull, SNL, FashionNova, and National Geographic are harnessing Instagram's features to share human moments, inspirational stories, and engaging behind-the-scenes vidoes, helping audiences to feel more connected as a community.

The full feature covers in depth the appeal of Instagram as a visual storytelling platform, and success tips from brands that are using it the "right" way.

Red Bull

"Red Bull is often lauded as being one of the original brands to shine a spotlight on its audiences"

Fashion Nova

"Realizing that their customers love sharing their style choices with their own followers, Fashion Nova has created a feed completed centered on their customer’s’ own stylistic interpretation."

Saturday Night Live

"SNL’s social team implements an Instagram content strategy that equally highlights the past and the present, and the on stage and off."

Slyde Handboards

"By leveraging the power of user generated content, Slyde is letting its passionate community members promote for them; when a potential customers view a community member’s photo or videos they experience a second-hand rush."

National Geographic 

"Each photo or video featured in the feed is a story in and of itself. NatGeo’s 73.4M followers can simply log into Instagram to discover another facet of life they had never previously imagined.

Slyde Handboards is stoked to be mentioned in the company of such legendary brands.  
A Massive Thank You to our Epic Community!
Michelle Michalak
Michelle Michalak

Michelle's diploma reads BA Psychology with a minor in English, and her license plate reads #CaliforniaDreaming4Life. She begin her career in the NYC fashion industry working with fashion and internet pioneer, Bluefly.com However, due the constant "nagging" of her entrepreneurial spirit, her crush on surfing, and hardcore love for the ocean, she chosen to call San Diego home for the past 10 years. On the west coast she 's chased waves & enlightenment working alongside "Gurus" in the online marketing & personal development industries. It in May 2012 she found her true Zen & Stoke, and joined the Slyde Handboards Team.