A Closer Look On Instagram
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.
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.
Intstagram application has now become one of the biggest social media community that entails a 40 million users.
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.
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.”
Instagram has been part of the entertainment for many people daily. Some who are photography enthusiasts showcase their talents by posting their photos on Instagram. Some even make use of it as part of their advertising and marketing strategy. Others use it just to have have fun and share their activities to their friends.