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.
Another feature of the Instagramapp is that it allows you to have you friends tagged in the photo you shared. Photos with captions will be cuter too. Instagram also gives the option having captions and you also can include having ‘hashtags’. If your do not know what ‘hashtag’ means, it is simply a word preceded by a hash sign “#” that will used to identify and proceed to a whole lot of photos in application with similar photos or topic. Your friends can even leave a comment on your photo send you a ‘DM’ or direct message. Another is, it also allows you to share your photo to your other social media sites if you want to.
Another feature that Instagram developed is the Instagram story which you can have your followers see what is going on with your day for the past 24 hours hours. The story will only allow your photos or videos for only 24 hours. Which can be a really great feature if you wish if your wish to always update but you do not want to keep on uploading and posting photos and videos in your feed? Another is the Instagram Live. This feature enables a live video broadcasting which then disappears right when you end it.
Instagram is now one the largest social network community with over 40 million sign up users. It allows you to follow your friends, like the photos and leave comments on them.
Each day, there are 6 million downloaded photos which sums to about to roughly 1 billion. The uses of Instagram on a daily basis is also very high that photos can have up about 600 likes per second and 85 comments.
Instagram reached 1.5 million downloads which made garner the title to reach that much downloads. Since intagram can be linked to other social media accounts, it has the most connection to twitter and Facebook which rumoured it as 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.