Instagram: The Love for Photos and Sharing

I think everyone knows about this smart phone application, this has become popular in other social networking sites. People posting there pictures with filters and other fun things to do with their photos, this application has become a trend when taking a picture. Whenever we take pictures, we immediately put it on Instagram and share it on other social networking sites for our friends and followers to see.

What does it do?

Once you have downloaded the app you can share it instantly on Facebook, Twitter, Tumbler, and Flicker. You can put your uploaded photos to private if you want. What’s cool about this application is the photo filters that make your photos look even more beautiful. If your pictures are not that awesome to look at, no worries because with the Instagram effects, dull can be pretty. Like Facebooks and Twitter, this application can be “social” because you can have followers and you can follow people as well. You can see the profile of the people you follow; you can comment and you can like their photos.

What makes it popular?

It’s all about the photos, you do not need to have a ton of followers just because you are a celebrity or just simply popular. People follow you because of the pictures. It brings out the inner photographer in you. People with a huge number of followers had helped raise awareness in their community. There are people doing good things for other people and the environment by sharing what is happening in the world. With that they attract even more good doers.

Instagram is a very unique application that can be used for a long time. It connects you to almost everyone, the people you follow and be aware of other cultures, what makes them unique and at the same time what makes us so alike.