JUST ADDED, NOT SHOWN IN THE VIDEO BELOW: the hashtags for image solution also works with all web to Instagram direct publishing and scheduling solutions, including Socialflow, Hootsuite, Tailwind, Falcon.io, Sendible - and all the others, too! Just follow the instructions in the video for desktop-to-phone Instagram scheduling.
Two-minute tutorial video:
This article covers:
- How to get hashtag suggestions for images
- How to get hashtag suggestions from hashtags
- Hashtag suggestions for a block of text
- Hashtag Comparison pages, organized hashtags by color grading
- Basic mechanics and use of the RiteTag extension
- Links to specific tutorials for web-to-phone Instagram notification integrations
TIP: take a minute to learn how to understand and use hashtag color grading.
1. How to Get Hashtag Suggestions for Images
This is great for Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook and other highly-visual networks. Works with all web to Instagram direct publishing and scheduling solutions as well as desktop to phone notification Instagram scheduling solutions.
Mouse right-click on any image, anywhere, including images you've uploaded to Tweets or even to the RiteTag Hashtag Bar).
2. How to Get Hashtag Suggestions from Hashtags
RiteTag 2.0 shows Hashtag Suggestions as you type:
So, when you type a hashtag and a space, you get Hashtag Suggestions, which are click-to-add and color-graded:
3. Hashtag Suggestions for a block of text
Highlight a phrase or sentence (a small block of text, say, 2-30 words), right-click and choose the Get Hashtag Suggestions for Text option, and you get them, not for a word, but an entire block of text.
4. Hashtag Comparison pages, organized by color-grading
Get Hashtag Suggestions, Remove any you don't need and then use the compare button on right side of the RiteTag browser extension's Hashtag Bar:
PRO-TIP: Need to pass comparative hashtag data to a colleague? Those hashtag Compare Pages are viewable by anyone, even non-RiteTaggers. Test it with the Compare Page shown above.
For example, here's the hashtag comparison page for #contentmarketing #contentstrategy #content #digitalstrategy. It was made by typing those four hashtags in the save/compare field at the bottom of the RiteTag site:
Also, you can just type #contentmarketing and a space in any field (search box, Tweet/update field, etc.) in any site, and get alternate hashtags and the Compare option, which gives you this hashtag comparison page.
5. Basic Mechanics and Use of the Extension
Open/close the Hashtag Bar by clicking on the RiteTag browser button
With this little improvement, you might not even want to block RiteTag on some sites. When you do, of course, there's the X, far right in the Hashtag Bar. Use it to open the Hashtag Bar to use the manual search feature, too.
How to paste hashtags to your post
Click any of the hashtag suggestions in the Hashtag Bar to Copy or Search.
Remove any that you don't need
Copy all of the Hashtag Suggestions with the button shown below.
Open/close the Hashtag Bar by clicking the RiteTag browser button.
Navigate through your last searches with < and > buttons to the left of the search field in the Hashtag Bar.
Manually search by opening the Hashtag Bar with the browser button and using the search field on the left side.
Compare the hashtag suggestions: the button shown below will open a new browser tab with detailed analytics and options for TagSet saving and further research.
You can also right-click images in any web page for the Get Hashtag Suggestions solution.
6. Using a desktop-to-phone Instagram solution? RiteTag hashtags for images integrates with it!
Here are our tutorials for all of them, followed by other RiteTag/social publishing solution integration tutorials.
Top choices for desktop-to-phone notification Instagram post scheduling:
How to get hashtag suggestions in Hootsuite
How to get hashtag suggestions in Buffer
How to get hashtag suggestions in Onlypult
How to get hashtag suggestions in Tailwind
How to get hashtag suggestions in Later
How to get hashtag suggestions in eClincher
How to get hashtag suggestions for Instagram in Zoho