Meet the Instagrammer: Talking Book Marketing, Selfies and Hashtag Strategy with Photographer Kelly Cummings

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Find Kelly’s work at your website,, and contact her about potential Instagram workshops via her site here or at

Follow Kelly Cummings on Instagram at @spindlephoto. Follow Carrie Rollwagen on Instagram at @crollwagen, and find the Localist-related posts we discuss in the podcast by searching the hashtags #localistbook and #carrietraintour.

In this podcast, we reference Letters Bookshop and Roots Hummus, two wonderful North Carolina companies that I connected with through Instagram.

Find the list of my favorite book-related Instagrammers (as well as a fake desk shot) here.

My theme music is from Tyler Ambrosius — check out his beat store here!

If you’re interested in learning how I successfully funded a Kickstarter to publish my book The Localist, check out my Courses page. My book, The Localist, is available wherever books are sold. Don’t see it in stock? Just ask them to order it for you.

About Carrie

Carrie Rollwagen is host of the Localist podcast and cofounder of Church Street Coffee & Books. Currently, she works as Vice President of Strategic Planning at Infomedia, a web development company in Birmingham, Alabama. Find the Localist at @thinklocalist on Instagram and follow Carrie at @crollwagen.

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