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5 Things businesses should avoid while DMing on Instagram.

Updated: Sep 30, 2022

Instagram DMs are no longer just for fun or sending messages to your friends. Nowadays, they're considered a great business tool that can help to increase your brand awareness and lift your brand's popularity among the target audience.

But only a few of them know how exactly they should DMing people to convert them into your clients without spamming.

At this point, let's learn about mistakes one should avoid while DMing

1. Didn't address by name: When you didn't address people or your prospect client by their name, it seems like you are copying and pasting messages from one person to another, which isn't right.

2. Not researching correctly: Try to research your audience before DMing to them; researching about them helps you to understand how and in what way you can help them.

3. Not taking NO as an answer: Not taking NO as an answer and keep pushing them is the worst thing you can do. Your behavior might irritate people and make them not interested.

4. Made Assumptions: Don't just assume on your own that this person might be facing that problem; try to ask them what they are facing and build the conversation.

5. No two-way conversation: Try to make a two-way conversation, don't just do questioning and answering on your own; this isn't beneficial at all. Without good conversation, you cannot convert people into your client.


Now that you’ve learned about the most common DMing mistakes, it’s time to get out there and start communicating. The best way to learn is through trial and error, so start reaching out and see the great results you can get from DMing in a mindful way.

However, make sure you are not spamming your followers and waiting for them to respond; instead, make it look like they are having a conversation with you. Use CRIO App for getting the best idea of how to make an outstanding conversation with your audience and make them loyal customers.

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