Selfie central: where are the most selfies taken?

Posted on January 24, 2017

At the start of the month, popular photo-sharing site, Instagram had collated a list of the most Instagrammed locations in the world for 2016. It has followed this up by announcing a similar list of locations, this time informing us of the top locations around the world where people take selfies (by locations, we mean landmarks around the world rather than the toilets at a nightclub).

Selfie is one of those modern-day terms that quite often gets thrown about to describe a photo and, believe it or not, some people do get the meaning wrong. I’ve seen people describe a photo of two people taken by someone behind the camera called a selfie. This is incorrect. For those of you who do not know, a selfie is a photograph taken by (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Instagram to start showing ads in Stories feature

Posted on January 16, 2017

Popular photo sharing app Instagram has recently announced that it plans to start showing a number of adverts within its ‘Stories’ feature.

The Stories feature is the platform’s answer to Snapchat’s feature of the same name. It is, essentially, a slideshow of videos and photos that appear at the top of the app’s news feed. The ream of photos are edited using the tool’s famous filters before they are posted to the storyboard, with this content then disappearing after 24 hours. A user can also choose to (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

What were we Instagramming in 2016?

Posted on January 4, 2017

Without doubt, 2016 was a year of change for popular photo-sharing platform Instagram, and as the year drew to a close, it announced which cities were the most popular on the app, as well as revealing specific destinations.

In June 2016, Instagram managed to (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Instagram introduces abusive comment filter

Posted on September 19, 2016

Photo and video sharing platform Instagram has recently announced a new feature that will allow users to block any unwanted comments they might receive on (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Hashtag United – when football combines with social media

Posted on September 7, 2016

Social media has become a massive part of daily life and it is used in practically every scenario, be it for personal/social purposes, in work or even in sport.

In football, many teams, no matter whether they (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Instagram launches stories feature

Posted on August 4, 2016

Photo and video sharing site Instagram has recently launched a new feature to its platform – Instagram Stories.

Those who are familiar with their social media tools will recognise this (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Instagram reaches 500 million milestone

Posted on June 27, 2016

Photo and video sharing app, Instagram, is celebrating reaching the 500 million user mark, confirming it as one of the most popular and fastest growing social networks in history.

In an announcement made by the company last week, the popular service has grown by more than 25% since September 2015, when the app hit the 400 million user mark. This means that Instagram is (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler

Instagram unveils new logo

Posted on May 16, 2016

Photo and video sharing platform Instagram has recently changed its logo in an attempt to modernise its appearance.

The new logo was (more…)

Posted by Alan Littler
Older Posts »

We have worked with:

TEL: 0345 621 4321