Monthly Archives: April 2014

Instagram for the journalist


Originally posted April 9, 2014

If you haven’t been paying attention to Instagram since it launched four years ago, now’s the time to sit up and take notice. With Instagram stating that is has over 150 million daily users, 16 billion photos shared in total, and 55 million photos shared daily – this social app needs to be taken seriously by anyone interested in keeping connected. And if you’re a journalist, that means you.

This app is not simply a funky way to put a digital filter on your phone photos and your selfies. It’s a social media tool that allows you connect and engage with other users. It’s meant to be used primarily on your mobile device, and it’s fun.

Read the rest of this entry