Instagram: A Social Media Success
Instagram is a phone application or any device like tables, iPads and so on that allows you to share your photos to your friends or anyone that follows. It can be really fun and entertaining which makes it one great past time for many.
Another feature of Instagram is that it has a lot of filters you can choose from. Some of the filters you can make use of in instagram are clarendon, gingham, moon, lark and juno. You can also edit your photo further in the application. It has editing features like crop, shadows, warmth, tint and grain which enables you to enhance your photo to your best desired output.
Instagram application has also options for you to add a caption. You can even tag your friends or followers in the photo. Your photo can also be shared on other social media accounts if you wish to.
Now, more and more features is added to Instagram which more people engage to it. One feature recently developed in the app is the Instagram Story. You may post a photo or video that will be disappearing in 24 hours. This is really great if you want to have constant updates in your instagram accounts without bombarding your feed with many photos and videos. The most recent addition is the ‘Live Story’. From the word it is a live broadcasting that will also disappear instantly once you end the live.
Intstagram application has now become one of the biggest social media community that entails a 40 million users.
The users of Instagram has gone across the board. There are 1 billion images downloaded which is basically 6 million per day. The likes of a photo can even have at least 600 like and 85 comments.
On December 21 in 2010, Instagram reached 1.5 million download that made it hold the record for a quick application to reach that high. facebook and twitter make the most connections to Instagram which cause a rumor of a powerful buyer.
There are a lot of reasons why many people like to use and spend time on time on Instagram daily. First is Instagram is just basically fun. The story, the processing of photos, adding captions to your photos to posting it is just exciting. Other people make use of Instagram in their business. Since online shopping is a booming market nowadays, many business people use Instagram as means to advertise their products.