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 “.
The great thing about this application is that you can edit the photos you want to upload right with application. You can have your photo sized in square or however you want it. You can increase the intensity of the contrast and shadows. You can also add brightness if your photo is little dark. You can have your photo look a little sharper with its sharpening tool. Aside from these manual editing tools, you can also opt to use Instagram’s filters. They have variety of filters you can use to choose from depending on the mood you want. Posting photos on Instagram makes it a whole lot more entertaining and fun with the process of editing and choosing filters as a whole.
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.
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.
In Instgram, there are about 6 million photos downloaded a day, which basically means to a 1 billion download a year. One photo can even reach even more than 600 likes per second and 85 comments per second. This is amazing facts only concludes that the users of Instagram is very high.
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.