Visual and mobile Marketing are HOT right now, and the best part about it is that they're nothing new. "A picture is worth a thousand words" has never rung more true.

Do you remember Show and Tell when you were younger? You couldn't wait to go to the front of the class and share whatever was new, fun, and exciting, right? I bet all the other children ooh'ed and aah'ed over it. This is exactly what Instagram is now offering.

I began marketing on Instagram as a complete accident, but in just a few short months, it turned into a personal goldmine; I currently manage six separate Instagram accounts with a following of just under 20,000 targeted followers.

I've realized as my account has grown and I continue to help others succeed with Instagram, there are a few crucial steps everyone needs to follow in order to be successful with this exciting new tool...