Without a doubt, Instagram is one of the best tools we have today to help grow our blog, business, or side-hustle. However, it can be daunting to even know where to get started. Fear not my friends, help is on the way! Today we're joined by Instagram marketing guru Ruthie Gray. Ruthie helps her clients by teaching them how to build an authentic following. She also hosts the Instagram Insider Hacks podcast where she shares weekly tips to leverage your Instagram marketing. On today's episode, Ruthie shares advice on how to start from a blank slate, how to create content that connects with your followers and potential customers, and how to properly use hashtags to attract attention. Most important of all, Ruthie shares her best advice on how to monetize your Instagram account to turn it into a real asset for your business. This episode is pure gold for anyone just starting but it also contains a ton of great advice for those that are already on their path.