Social media is the wave these days, at least that's what the kids say, and sneaker peeps are loving it more than ever. Twitter and Instagram are chock-full of those who put up images and thoughts about what's on their feet. Their goal, besides interacting about shoes, is to get Insta-famous or gain more followers.

But there's a certain way to go about cultivating a following or just having a social media account that doesn't suck. It's easier said than done, but here are some tips that will help. This is The Sneakerhead's Guide to Being Better at Social Media.