Instavast vs. AiGrow – what’s a better Instagram growth tool?
Keeping with our series comparing Instagram automation tools from around the web, today we’re looking at Instavast.
What is Instavast? According to their website,
“Instavast is the complete suite of Instagram marketing tools and Automates your Like, Comment, Follow, Unfollow, Direct Message and Posting Activities on Instagram”
Instavast is right in our neighborhood of Instagram marketing, so we decided to put it to the test against our own Instagram marketing tool. AiGrow.
Our comparison consisted of four categories:
- Connecting Instagram account(s)
- Maintenance and Support
Instavast vs. AiGrow – a comparison of two Instagram growth services
Start by going to instavast.com and clicking “Signup” in the top right corner of the homepage. You can also start by clicking on “Start Your Free 3-Day Trial” button on their homepage.
Instavast then asks you for valid email, phone number, full name and to create a password. You can also register via Google, Vkontakte, and Twitter.
Get started with AiGrow in three simple steps:
1) Go to AiGrow.me, or search “AiGrow” in Google and choose the first result.
2) When on the homepage, click “Free Trial” in the upper right corner. You can also click on “ START 5 DAY FREE TRIAL” button.
3) Provide your name, email, desired password, and click “Register Now”.
Congrats! You’ve just set up AiGrow.
Connecting Instagram account(s)
After setup, Instavast asks for your IG username and password. You can also use a Proxy for improved performance.
To get access to the full system functionality you need to confirm your email address. After logging in, you will be brought to your dashboard.
When you are finished with the setup, you want to connect your IG account. To do so, on the dashboard, click on “Add Instagram Account” and enter your username and password. For some accounts, Instagram may send a 6-digit code that AiGrow will ask for.
After connecting, your account will be shown on the dashboard. You can add multiple IG accounts to your AiGrow’s dashboard.
Instavast offers a complete Instagram automation tool. Scheduled posts keep up your social presence, and smart targeting besides comprehensive filters helps you reach your niche audience. Most importantly, automated activities guarantee your engagement and exposure to relevant and desirable targets.
This feature enables you to boost your organic growth on Instagram. You can set your Instagram growth on autopilot and notify your target audience. Instavast’s automation tools are good to save time while reaching out to more potential clients and prospects.
With Instavast, you can set up your goals and define your target audience based on:
- Custom List
Then you are able to adjust your settings and customize your filtering options.
Finally, Instavast gives you real-time reports that can help you improve your Instagram growth.
If you want to engage with your audience in a more personal way, Instavast’s direct messaging is a good choice. This feature enables you to send automated DMs for different events, promotions, and various marketing campaigns.
Instavast’s automated post scheduling enables you to keep up your social presence. You can simply upload your media to the Instavast dashboard and schedule your Instagram posts in advance.
Buy Instagram Likes & Views
With this feature, you receive additional Likes and video Views to your Instagram posts and gain more popularity. You can also receive Likes and Views from your chosen country and gender. This will cause you more chance to reach top posts of hashtags and locations.
Instagram Comment Tracker
This is one of the best ways to keep track of your Instagram comments in one look within your dashboard. With Instagram Comment Tracker you have the power to respond to your audience and delete inappropriate comments via desktop, to create custom inboxes and categorize comments, and you can also have the entire history of your Instagram comments.
AiGrow uses your account to automatically like, follow, unfollow, comment, and DM on real channels in order to drive organic traffic back to your own account.
This way, instead of purchasing lots of followers who don’t necessarily fit your target (which is really important if you run a small business or brand), you’re gaining exactly the kinds of new followers you need for your account.
With AiGrow, you can target your activity based on:
- Influencer relation
- Lists of usernames
You can also target other activitiy, such as DMs, based on:
- Influencer relation
- Lists of usernames
- new followers
- current followers
Furthermore, you can select a category that you think best fits your business. We’ll use this information to improve your targeting.
Also, you don’t need to worry about engaging with inappropriate or risky accounts as you have complete control over the types of users you interact with. And be sure that AiGrow will never operate any extra actions to your Instagram account without your permission.
AiGrow also automatically unfollows users who you follow but doesn’t follow you back within a certain amount of time to keep your follower/following ratio normal.
AiGrow allows you to join over 300 engagement groups FOR FREE which you can use to get more Likes, comments, saves and shares on every new post you share on Instagram.
Engagement groups are groups of people who agree to engage with every new post upload to Instagram by a group member.
With AiGrow, there are two easy steps to getting engagement from your engagement groups:
- Join any groups which are similar to your Instagram page by navigating to the “Engagement Groups” tab on your AiGrow dashboard and clicking “Join” under any groups you wish to join.
- Post to Instagram with AiGrow’s scheduler.
AiGrow’s engagement group dashboard.
Schedule your posts
To use AiGrow’s scheduler, simply go to your dashboard on AiGrow and click on “Schedule Posts” tab, drag and drop your post onto the pop-up box (or you can simply upload from your pc), write your caption, add your hashtags, set the date and time and click “Schedule”.
When your post is on Instagram, all the group members will automatically like and/or comment on your new post.
Since the process is 100% organic, all groups are guaranteed to be leechers free, so you can be sure that all your efforts are not wasted.
Features available for AiGrow users:
- Auto follows, Likes, comments, unfollows and DMs
- Send, reply to, and mange DMs from desktop
- Advanced targeting
- Advanced filtering
- Growth analytics
- Proxy support
- Post (photo, video and album) and Story scheduling
- Tag location and username in scheduled posts
- Reposting by hashtag, URL, and username
- Post and Story editing tools
- Add hashtags as first comment
- Auto delete posts after specific time
- Auto replies to comments
- Access to 300+ active engagement groups
- Dedicated human support
Maintenance and Support
You can read Instavast’s Guide or FAQ pages and try to find the answer to your question. If you couldn’t find it, no problem! Feel free to contact the support team. According to their website, they try their best to answer your questions in less than 6 hours.
If you are already an Instavast User, You can log in to the support center with your Instavast app credentials. Otherwise, you can register for an account in Instavast’s support center and track the replies to your question. It is also possible to send tickets without an account. In this case, an email including a temporary ticket password will be sent to you, then you can track the replies to your question.
After setting up your targeting options, simply hit “Start Growth”. AiGrow will start to run and continue until you tell it to stop, never overstepping the limits imposed by Instagram.
If for whatever reason something forces your growth to stop, we will automatically let you know through email and provide possible solutions, as shown in the example below:
If you experience an issue, you can also likely find an answer in AiGrow’s FAQ page. AiGrow also offers free one-on-one appointments to help get your account set up, and they also have a dedicated support email. AiGrow also offers a live chatbot for anyone with questions.
Instavast prices can be found below:
Instavast also offers discounted packages as below:
AiGrow offers a five-day free trial offering absolutely full functionality with no limit for the number of followers you can receive.
Below is AiGrow’s starter price package for consideration after your five-day free trial:
Unlike Instamber, all services are available in one package.
For those looking for single-service Instagram tools with lots of options for customization, then Instavast is a great choice.
For those looking for a more-comprehensive and easier-to-use Instagram growth solution with more features, then AiGrow is the tool for you.
For those interested in AiGrow, click here to sign up for free.
For those interested in trying out Instavast, visit their website.