A Closer Look On Instagram
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 is that instagram has a lot of filters you can use for your photo. You can have it edited in the app for any further improvements. You can edit the brightness, the level of contrast and the shadows to enhance the photos you want to upload and share to your friends.
Other than the editing of your photos, instagram also allow you to add captions on your photos. This will definitely make your photo have more meaning. Your friends can leave a comment on the photos you share and also, it enables direct messaging. Another cool thing is that it also allows you to have your photos shared in other social media accounts you link it to such Facebook and Twitter.
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.
Because of its features that made many users to utilize it, in a short span of time Instagram made itself part of the biggest social networking communities. It has over 40 million sign up users which makes it really great achievement in regard to the time it started.
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. 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.”
All the features of Instagram made itself to be one of the most visited app daily. People and users on Instagram get entertained by just scrolling down of many other users photos to posting their own photos. It can even be beneficial many aspects. Many businessmen also make use of Instagram in advertising. Many photographers like to show off their skills on Instagram. Which can be really great.