The reason for my blog pause: Facebook blocked URL

Blog pause for many reasons It was quite silent here, which I am really sorry for. I really missed writing. Actually there is not one reason for this blog pause but many. Starting a new job, moving, having the focus shifted to Instagram – all in all stress and lack of time. However, these reasons are not the crucial factor…
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The new Instagram Bots

This post contains affiliate links and product placements. The End of the Bot Era & the Beginning of a New It  was a huge shock for many Instagram users when in the middle of last year Instagram shut down Instagress which was one of the most successful bot programs. The others followed soon. I followed the desperate comments about the…
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The Influencer Gap

This unabashed PR firm There are these strict bloggers who don’t do cooperations without getting paid. I think this is great and I admire these influencers. However, as a so-called “micro-influencer” I am also happy about PR samples such as high-quality clothes. For new content on Insta you always need new content. But then a PR firm overdid it. What…
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Monday Musing #30: The Instagram Trend I hate

As much as I love Instagram… I do love Instagram – still. Since I am someone who started late with the app and therefore missed the first “good old days” anyway I always try to do my best to beat the algorithm. Despite the amount of advertisment and sponsored content and still find many photos inspiring. The Instagram shot of…
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Instagram Name Change: The Story behind

Why thekontemporary.com? Why did I name my blog “thekontemporary.com”? I think, I have never explained the reasons behind this name and always took for granted that everyone would understand I want to say with it. When i founded my blog I still worked for a German fashion retail chain. There was a departmend with the name “Contemporary”. Contemporary fashion describes…
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