Low Engagement, Shadow Bans and what I did to fix it | Tessie Wallace

Hello ladies, I’m always so appreciative of all the information you share with me, especially recently in the wake of the shadow ban controversy that swept Instagram.  Based on your feedback, I wrote The Great Shadow Ban Conspiracy where I laid out my theory that the shadow ban was most likely a dramatic interpretation of a[…]

The Great Instagram Shadow Ban Conspiracy Theory

Do I believe that “shadow bans” exist on Instagram?  Insofar as I believe that certain accounts’ hashtags are not “working,” yes.  Do I believe that Instagram has an algorithmic trigger or that some nerdy admin is manually blocking hashtags used by certain accounts? No.  I think this whole thing is one big glitch. UPDATE APRIL[…]