Everything You Need To Know About Instagram
When we talk about the most integral part of our life, we can say that social media is probably the most integral part of everyone's life. Our day starts with social media, even our day ends with social media. Social media is growing at a very high-speed day by day, more and more teenagers and adults are joining social media. There is a large number of social media platform that has heavily affected our life, both in a positive and a negative way. Since more and more people are joining social media every day, you have more and more people to connect from and make friends with. There is a numerous number of social media platforms. But the one which has taken over the social media with a blast and is one of the most trendings is Instagram.
Instagram is a short-term for an instant telegram. It is a video and a photo sharing social media platform which is currently owned by Facebook. The creators of Instagram were Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. The app was exclusively launched on iOS in October 2010. And in April 2012, a version for Android was soon released. A website interface was soon released in November 2012, followed by applications for Windows 10 and Windows 10 mobile in October 2016 and April 2016.
How does it work?
The first thing which the application requirements is for you to log in and, if you don't have an account then it gives you an option to make an account. You can either make a new account or sign up with your existing Facebook account. Once your account is made you can access the features of Instagram. This application allows you to upload photos and videos, but apart from that it also allows you to edit your photos with suitable filters and it also gives an edit option by which you adjust many things in your photo or video. The people who see your posts are your followers and the post you see of others means that you are following them. You can also make your account private or public. Instagram also gives an option to talk to other people through direct message, you can also tag or send various posts to your friends.
Newly introduced features
You can now upload stories on Instagram which only stays for a duration of a day. But you can save those stories as a highlight, which directly goes to your profile. Your story highlights can be seen any time by any follower of yours. They have also added several filters in stories, which would make your interaction more fun and entertaining. You can also manage multiple accounts on Instagram. Many people use Instagram for business purposes as well, which means the app also allows to make a page for your business and use Instagram as a medium to get customers. Apart from that, you can also advertise products or services on Instagram.
Instagram has emerged to be one of the biggest social media platforms on the planet. They are doing quite a good job as they are offering new features for their customers constantly, and also doing a good job in keeping the app smooth by releasing constant updates. Due to the many features and smooth working, Instagram is gaining users every day.