Instagram is an online mobile social networking service app that allows users to take pictures and videos to share within the app to public or private. You can easily upload your pictures and videos and share it with your friends. Instagram uses # hashtags to find latest updates and @ used to find the Instagram user. You can use the Instagram privacy feature where you can enable the option of “Follow Requested” which means when someone follow you, you will get an notification to approve or disapprove.
Instagram allows the direct messaging, comments on photos and videos, share posts directly to another user by just ticking the right arrow button.
You can like the photos and video by just double taping from your fingers which will zoom out the white heart icon.
Here is a little short, but incredibly fast growth of Instagram:
- It was launched on October 6, 2010
- # 1 in the App Store within 24 hours from the start
- iPhone App of the week
- Instagram holds the record for the fastest to reach 1 million downloads, taking place on December 21, 2010
- Instagram owned by Facebook
- Launched seven new languages
- Surpassed 500 million download at the Google Play store
You can take photos in the app or use images that already exist in your photo gallery. You can give your photo a name that is useful and fun. You can also connect to your foursquare account and tag your photos with location. You can now upload 60 seconds video on Instagram. You can use Instagram on PC as well by just visiting Instagram.com.
The ‘cool’ factor of Instagram is that they have 11 different photo filters that can be used to motivate your pictures. Even boring pictures can look amazing with some of the filters. Filters range from retro, vintage to futuristic.
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