Do you feel like there's never enough TIME in the day to make Instagram work for you?
Between finding beautiful photos to share and the right words to include in your caption (too long? too short? does anyone even care about what you have to say?!), creating Instagram stories - and now there's IGTV, too - engaging with your followers, and finding new accounts to follow...
Does it all just seem a little bit daunting?
Do you struggle with consistently creating beautiful CONTENT?
You know you should be posting regularly. You know your reach would improve if you posted every day but you feel like everything you put out there has to be perfect and so you rarely get a post out every other day?
Maybe it's because you think your life isn't exciting and you just don't know what type of photos to share? Maybe you know what you want to share, but you just don't feel confident about your photography skills?
Do you have no idea how to REACH more people and ENGAGE your followers?
You keep posting and commenting but it seems that you're buried in some dark corner of Instagram. Your engagement is at an all-time low, and your growth has hit a plateau... Is it the algorithm's fault that your followers aren't seeing your posts? Or why is no-one engaging with your content?
And how can you gain followers that really follow instead people who are just playing the follow/unfollow game? You know, real, interested people, potential clients and brands, not just your friends and family, or accounts that follow just to unfollow you 2 days later.
And when it comes to MONETIZING your following, do you have NO IDEA how to get started?
Whether you want to be an influencer and work with brands, or use Instagram as a way to get more clients, how do you go about turning your followers into $$$? You might have reached out to a few brands, but if they're interested it's usually just in sending you free products.
And potential clients? How do you reach out to them without being sales-y or making things awkward?
And you're wondering...
Can all the time and effort you're putting into this platform really pay off?
I KNOW WHAT YOU'RE STRUGGLING WITH, FRIEND, I'VE BEEN THERE!
• Wasting time, spending hours each day going down the "Instagram black hole" without seeing a real increase in your following and engagement?
• Getting frustrated with your slow growth - you've reached a plateau and you have no idea what to do to break through?
• Struggling to understand hashtags and how to use them to attract new potential followers and clients to your account - on autopilot?
• Stabbing in the dark, trying to make sense of this platform and how it can help you and your bottom line?
After all, you know you're not interested in winning a popularity contest... you want to know how you can turn your followers into $$$!
I THINK IT'S TIME YOUR ACCOUNT RECEIVED THE LOVE AND THE RESULTS YOU DESIRE - AND DESERVE. IT'S TIME TO...
• Expand your impact, grow your reach, and attract your ideal followers, REAL people who stick around - and who love what you do.
• Grow your influence by multiplying your engagement and the number of comments on your posts - and not just get emojis but MEANINGFUL comments that create authentic connections with your ideal followers and clients.
• Increase your following, not because of vanity numbers - but because you know that the bigger your impact, the bigger your influence, the bigger your INCOME.
• Effortlessly create highly engaging content that builds your know, like, and trust factor and creates authentic connections with your audience and potential clients.
• Achieve all of that by following a few simple steps and systems so you'll spend a lot less time on the app and still get amazing results!
INSTAGRAM SECRETS TO SUCCESS
My signature online course that teaches you all the ins and outs, the proven strategies that will allow you to immediately increase the number of your following & engagement so that you can finally start monetizing your account!
In less than 18 months, I have not only grown my own account to over 20k highly engaged followers and have used this platform as the main way to attract paying clients and brands I love, and build a thriving business that allows me to travel the world, work wherever, and whenever I want.
I can honestly say that I have turned my Instagram following into a community of raving fans, and the engine of my business that makes me money while I sleep.
And I've taught hundreds of other people how to do the same, and know YOU can do, too!
"This is what happened to my Instagram followers after I took your course. All organically obviously. I implemented all your recommendations!" - Jo, @josfoodsthatfit:
Aldara took her account @thatnutritiouslife from 1.000 to 10.000 highly engaged followers in less than one year.
"Since completing Instagram Secrets to Success, I have seen my engagement and following grow tremendously. I attribute this growth specifically to the strategies I learned in the course, particularly: identifying and locating my ideal follower; understanding hashtags (this is HUGE); the importance of consistent branding; and daily productivity hacks. Building an Instagram presence is a continuous learning process that requires hard work, but it can be done :)
- Aldara, @aldaramackay
MODULE 1: BUILDING YOUR FOUNDATION TO ATTRACT YOUR IDEAL AUDIENCE AND TURN MORE VISITORS INTO FOLLOWERS.
Define your ideal follower, and learn how you can easily locate them on Instagram.
Create a killer profile, and a beautiful feed that will leave an incredible first impression on anyone who visits your account for the first time - turning new visitors into followers in a matter of seconds!
Turn your feed from "meh" into "wow", creating your very own online magazine (and never worry about not knowing what to pots next).
Finally understand the science behind the Instagram algorithm and how you can make it work for you.
Business vs Personal Profile: define which one is right for YOU and don't risk destroying your visibility.
Instagram Stories: why and how to use them to grow your brand, increase your views and engagement, and how to use them to attract your dream brands and clients!
"I started Simple Green Recipes as a small project to share my creativity on Instagram. After implementing the strategies provided by Carla, I went from 200 to 1000 followers in just 3 weeks. And my account keeps growing day by day. So glad I contacted Carla! Can’t wait for the day I built my own business out of doing what I love, with the help of Carla’s great advice and marketing strategies."
- Natalia, @simplegreenrecipes
MODULE 2: UNDERSTANDING HASHTAGS AND HOW TO GROW YOUR AUDIENCE ON AUTOPILOT
Learn everything there is to know about hashtags and how to use them to get more likes, more positive comments, and more followers with every single post you publish.
Kill the confusion and get access to my step-by-step system to finding the BEST hashtags specific to your niche and audience.
Understand the exact process I use to create "hashtag sets" that will save you tons of time (no more frantically searching for hashtags to include in each post!)
Turn your posts into Top Posts and instantly gain visibility and more clicks to your profile.
Don't waste time tagging or "@mentioning" the wrong way: use this strategy to get featured by big accounts and increase your visibility massively.
Learn the exact step-by-step process of getting noticed and featured by bigger accounts, and how to implement the "s4s strategy", which can get your account in front of thousands of new, potential followers!
Libby from @nutrition_business went from 200 to 10k followers in less than one year:
"I started Instagram with zero direction. I didn’t know what to post, or how to create a community in order to organically build a following. I started Instagram as a hobby and have turned this platform into an opportunity to start my own business due to Carla's inspiration and specific instructions. I grew to 10k organic and engaged followers within a years time because I followed each module she created, and watched carla set an example for how to create a unique experience which reflects your end goal. Thank you carla for helping me find my way to make an impact among my chosen niche.""
- Libby, @nutrition_business
MODULE 3: GROW YOUR FOLLOWING LIKE WHOA
The top 4 strategies to actively growing your following and see instant results (these are the exact strategies many of my students have used to grow to 10k followers in less than 1 year):
Get the exact steps to growing a targeted audience of loyal followers, and how to hook them quickly - no schemes, no paying for fake likes, comments, or followers, and NO FOLLOW/UNFOLLOW BS!
Learn how to:
• Connect with other Instagramers in your niche and leverage off their following to grow faster while doing less.
• Leverage giveaways and contests to gain even more followers and increase your engagement like crazy.
• Keep your account safe and don't risk getting thrown into the "Insta jail".
• Use analytics so you can do more of what's working and less of what isn't.
MODULE 4: MONETIZE YOUR INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT
Turn your Instagram account into a major source of income.
Be seen as an Instagram influencer, find and attract dream brands or dream clients who would LOVE to work with you!
What to focus on when pitching brands, how much you should charge for sponsored posts - and why you don't need to have tens of thousands of followers before you can start making money!
Stand out from your competition, get access to my media kit template, and the script I use when approaching brands.
Gain insider knowledge and EXCLUSIVE access to an interview I hosted with Salad Power, the co-founder of a brand who works with influencers on a daily basis.
Understand what brands actually look for when hiring influencers and how you can use that to your advantage!
How to strategically target your dream clients, build trust, and turn "likes" into hot leads.
Use Instagram to book assessment and discovery calls with ease, and without ever feeling sales-y.
Use Instagram Stories and Live features to target your "low hanging fruit", and convert more followers into paying clients - in less time!
Get started now!
"...Taking part in this course was the best decision and a great investment in my development. Thanks to your support, advice and tools given, my account became stronger and much more recognizable. Just within 3 weeks I've gained more than 200 new followers (from 540 to 777 today), and what is very important to me - most of them are people passionate about food and cooking, which perfectly fits my target group :)
Thanks to your course I've learned a lot, understood so much, and what is the most important I've met incredible, passionate people. And I'm having fun :) ..."
- Ola, @ola_obo
BONUS MODULE 5: SAY IT THROUGH INSTA-STORIES, LIVE, & IGTV ($297 value)
How to create and edit your Instagram Stories & make use of the most powerful features to increase your views and engagement.
Instagram Highlight Covers: How to create your own and make your profile stand out.
IGTV: What it is, how to use it, & what you need to know before you decide to create a channel.
Instagram Live: Why you need to start using it, and how to set yourself up for success with the right equipment & feel confident in front of the camera
Get exclusive access to the behind the scenes of one of my own Live Trainings.
CREATE YOUR DREAM FEED ($197 value)
Map out your content for the next 30 days - in under 30 minutes.
One of the biggest struggles with Instagram? Posting consistent high quality content that attracts your ideal followers. Instagram is a visual platform so posting beautiful content is an absolute MUST if you want to succeed. But wait - you’re not a photographer - or have an Insta-boyfriend that happens to be one?! Guess what... Neither do I.
This bonus will teach you the EXACT steps to creating your DREAM FEED and how to use VIRAL content to outline your posts for the the next 30 days in UNDER 30 minutes.
Check out Talita's transformation (@barnaby.nutrition) after watching the bonus and planning out her next posts:
What Simon from @jollyhealthy sent me just 2 weeks after implementing my strategies:
CAPTIONS THAT CONNECT ($197 value)
A copywriter’s secrets to finding your voice & making your audience fall in love with you through your captions and messaging.
If you’re consistently sharing beautiful, high quality images, you’ve already won half the Insta-battle. But even the most visually appealing posts are completely wasted if you don’t know how to write a compelling caption that draws your audience in, increases your engagement, and turns more viewers into followers.
With this bonus you’re getting access to an online workshop I created with my copywriter, Synne Guhldahl, that walks you through EVERYTHING you need to create captions connect, convert, and increase engagement.
"Thought I would drop you a line to say a big THANK YOU!!! I've been working through your course bit by bit and steadily applying your strategies and I have 'picked up' 700 new followers in 4 days!!! Very pleased I signed up with you. Thank you very much!"
- Mike, @silverslimmer
FROM FOLLOWERS TO EMAIL SUBSCRIBERS ($197 value)
Understand what you need to have in place in order to start growing your email list, and the best strategies to turn your Instagram followers into email subscribers.
Learn which email marketing platform you should use and how to set up a simple yet effective welcome sequence that will position you as the expert you are and grow your know, like, and trust factor.
Now that you have a list, what do you do with it? Develop your own powerful email marketing strategy and feel confident about the content you send out every month.
Learn how to get your subscribers to open your emails and click on your links, as well as the biggest mistakes to avoid so that you don’t lose your new subscribers as soon as you gain them.
Claudia went from 170 followers to over 5k in 12 months, and got asked to develop a vegan menu for her favourite cafe:
"When I started my IG account, I never dreamt of getting so many followers. Carla's strategies and her personal support have been invaluable! I have learned so much in such a short time and have had so much fun doing so! Thank you so much Carla, for this great course :-)"
- Claudia, @gemueseliebelei
THE INSTAGRAM MASTERCLASS COLLECTION ($297 value)
THE FOOD STYLING & PHOTOGRAPHY CRASH COURSE ($49 value)
By signing up to Instagram Secrets To Success you'll also get FREE access to my Instagram Masterclass Collection (valued at $297) & my Food Styling & Photography Crash Course (valued at $49) to help you grow your Instagram account even faster:
Courses Included with Purchase
Original Price: $524
Carla's experience, knowledge and tactics have been so useful and inspiring for the growth of my account. She gave me insight into creating a successful profile, tips for great hashtags and skills to gain real, authentic followers. Her course is a complete package, it will teach you so much and bring you big changes, almost overnight. Thank you Carla for your golden techniques, you've made my Instagram journey so much easier!
- Helena, @Helenarawandlifestyle
StartNew to Instagram? Start here! (10:39)
StartHow To Create A Killer Profile (14:48)
StartNEW: Optimizing your "Link in Bio" (7:24)
PreviewYour Ideal Follower (6:16)
StartLocating Your Ideal Follower (8:07)
StartThe Business/Creator profile & using your Insights to create better content (12:40)
StartShould I start a new account + what if I want to change my username?
StartContent Creation Part 1: Your posts (15:06)
StartThe #1 tool to create a consistent feed (3:20)
StartPlanning Your Feed And Scheduling Your Posts (14:03)
StartNEW: Creating content that will get SAVED & SHARED (7:19)
StartContent Creation Part 2: Your captions & creating a content calendar (20:14)
StartCreating Killer Captions That Create Engagement & True Connections (5:52)
StartNEW: Creating captions with Artificial Intelligence (ChatGPT) (10:08)
StartYour Caption Checklist
StartInstagram Reels (14:28)
Start21 Reel ideas and trends
StartCreating Reels using the VN App (5:48)
Hi, I'm Carla!
I grew my own Instagram account from 0 to over 20.000 highly engaged followers in less than 2 years. All organically.
As a busy entrepreneur myself, I know how difficult it can be to focus on your social media. Yet, we often don't have the funds to hire someone to take care of this department, or let alone work with an agency who, let's face it, often overcharge and under-deliver.
Over the past few years I have worked with many start ups in the food industry and have developed effective strategies and time-saving systems to help them successfully grow their businesses through online marketing.
That's exactly why I want to help people just like YOU apply the exact strategies I've developed and perfected over the past few years, so that you, too, can grow your online following and turn your passion into a profitable business.
Instagram Secrets To Success combines my very best Instagram strategies into a foolproof system that has worked for over 200 students. I'm confident you'll LOVE this course, too, but if for some reason you don't, then I’ll gladly give you a full refund within 30 days.
30 days?! Yep! Unlike most courses that only offer a 14-day guarantee (or no guarantee at all!), I want to give you time to try my strategies and start seeing results. I am more than confident that this course will work for you, just as it’s helped thousands of other Instagram Secrets To Success students.