Tuesdays With Jena: Meet Jenn!

This week, on #TuesdayswithJena we're chit-chat-rat-a-tat-tatting with Jenn with two N's Vining, or as she's known on the gram @jennsbookvibes. For the record, that's Vining with an N, not a K. Only I'm allowed to call her that. Although, I suppose that technically makes her Jenn with three N's, but only if you use her [...]

Strangers – Review

"Both of us are sure we're right, but one of us is living in a world of make-believe right now." Strangers was the January book club read for the Instagram group BlackHeart Reads. If you're on Instagram and are interested in joining their monthly reads, click the link and follow their page! It's always a [...]

The Power – Review

"The shape of power is always the same." The Power is such an amazing book! Anyone who enjoys reading about the complexity and reality of power, both perceived and enforced, implied and physical, will enjoy this novel. Absolute power corrupts absolutely, and The Power shows us the harsh truth in those four words. We open with [...]

Instagram Algorithm – Shadowban

My last post on the algorithm talked about some of the basics. You can review all of that info HERE. I've resolved to fully educate myself on this Dark Magic, so today, I want to talk about the one thing that does seem to guarantee low engagement and performance on your posts. The dreaded SHADOWBAN. [...]

Exploring the Instagram Algorithm

Anyone who has been on Instagram for the last year knows the dark magic that is known as "The Algorithm". And this is Dark Magic indeed. No one knows exactly what makes it tick, what works, what doesn't. Though, like with any sorcery, there are many, many theories running amuck. The argument for the algorithm [...]