Instagram: A Social Media Success
Instagram has been largely part of everyday entertainment of many people. It enables you to share your photos with your friends or “followers “.
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.
Instagram Story is one new feature in the Instagram application. With this feature, you can add photo and video that will last for only 24 hours. You can also see who views your story. Another is the Instagram Live, which allows a live video broadcasting that will also disappear immediately once you end it.
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.
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.
Apple titled the application of the years in 2011 when it reached 1.5 million 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.”
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.