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The best DIY videos on Instagram right now

Jul 2, 2018

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With Instagram now supporting over 1 billion monthly and 500 million daily active users, it’s important for marketers and publishers alike to recognize the power of the platform. Understanding how different styles of video perform with your target audience is a great way to start. What are they searching for? What do they want to learn?

These days, we’ve noticed that Instagram audiences tend to engage most with videos that offer creative inspiration for do-it-yourself projects, especially around the holidays. Pinterest may be known for its beautiful mood boards, but Instagram has taken creative inspiration to the next level, allowing creators to use video to showcase recipes, makeup tutorials, and other fun projects that fit in with their audience’s lifestyle interests. And with the World Cup in full swing, and the 4th of July around the corner, audiences are turning to their favorite Instagram brands to entertain, celebrate, and show off their patriotism in style. Here are some of the best examples we found on Instagram this week – take a look, then see if you can Do It Yourself!

Food Network

If we know one thing, it's that there's nothing better than an icy cold frozen pop in the summertime ?? ESPECIALLY today! ❤️? #LinkInBio

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Crafty

Celebrate the fourth of July in style with these DIY American flag shorts! #crafty #DIY #crafts #diply #imadethis #makersgonnamake #feelingcrafty #home #homedecor #upcycle #fourthofjuly #style #fashion #upcycle #flag #spraypaint

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SO Yummy

One nation, under cake, indivisible, with pie and ice cream for all! ??? Enjoy Fourth of July tomorrow!

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5-Minute Crafts

Make your favorite old t-shirt new again. #5minutecrafts #video #diy #crafts #tshirt Follow us on Twitter! (https://twitter.com/5m_crafts)

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My Nails For Life

Here's part 2 of the tutorial for the American Flag nails I did in the last post ???? I'm so happy with how the stars came out! And yes, I did use a Christmas stamping plate for the stars ? How do you guys celebrate the 4th Of July? ??❤️? Products/polishes used: (White) Sinful Colors @sinfulcolors_official- Snow Me White ❤️ (Blue) L.A Colors @lacolorscosmetics- (doesn't say name) ? Purple peel off- Liquid Palisade by @kiesque ❤️ Bundle Monster Festival stamping plate- 03 @bundlemonster ? Clear Jelly Stamper @clearjellystamper ❤️ Scraper is also from @bundlemonster ? Seche Vite topcoat @Sechenails ❤️ SONG: Made In America- Cimorelli @cimorelliband ??❤️ #nails #nailart #nailtutorial #nailsartclips #nailsartvids #polish #nailit #i#nailvideos #nailvids #simplynotlogical #nailitmag #nailvideos #nailpolish #art #nailsarttutt #nailartvideos #nailarttutorial #mynailsforlife #craftyfingers @simplynotlogical #nailitdaily #fourthofjuly #4thofjuly #4thofjulynails #americanflag

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