Getting Started with Instagram Shopping

Host: D2N2 Growth Hub

Location: Online - Webinar

Cost: FREE


Wednesday, 19th May 2021 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Are you a business owner or marketer looking to develop a strategy to sell more online? Would you like to learn how to turn Instagram into an effective ecommerce platform? If you would, this webinar shows you how to get a successful Instagram shopping strategy underway.

With more and more Instagram users now choosing to search and explore products to purchase via the platform, there’s never been a better time to harness the potential of Instagram shopping.

The good news is that, with a little know-how, the Instagram shopping experience is relatively straightforward to establish and could boost the online purchases made from you. This webinar will take you through the basics, from getting set-up, to creating content that links to your product.

Who should attend this webinar? 

This webinar is perfect for business owners and leaders, who would like to maximise their online selling channels. It would be of value to anyone who is new to Instagram shopping and would like to learn more to utilise it to boost visibility and increase sales online.

Please note that this webinar is open to trading SMEs based in Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. Businesses located outside of this area will be unable to attend and instead directed to alternative support.

What will we cover?

  • Evaluating how certain demographics use Instagram and understanding why this is relevant to shopping. 

  • Making the transition from bricks and mortar to online. 

  • Understanding the benefits that Instagram shopping presents, to both consumers and businesses. 

  • Considering the requirements of the platform. 

  • Starting the process of setting up your store. 

  • Exploring examples from National and East Midlands based businesses. 

  • Providing you with tips to succeed. 

What outcomes can you expect from joining us?

After attending this webinar you will have enhanced skills, including:

  • The potential Instagram shopping offers your business. 

  • The next steps you need to take to understand how to implement it.


  • 2.00pm - 2.45pm - Webinar presentation

  • 2.45pm - 3.00pm - Q&A

Who’ll be presenting this webinar?

Paul Ince is owner of ‘LikeMind Media’ in Loughborough – he’s a digital marketing strategist who believes that the people working within the business are best placed to talk about it. He helps organisations understand their voice and puts strategies in place to amplify it to their market.

With nearly 20 years’ experience in the IT industry he has supported many businesses to increase their visibility online and grow their business through digital technology.



This webinar is hosted by the D2N2 Growth Hub, East Midlands Chamber and part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund

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