Discover Incredible Facts about Instagram

Instagram (IG), owned by Facebook, is the world’s biggest photo and video-sharing site. Instagram’s numbers show that it’s the best social network for brands and business owners to promote their services and products. Even if you’re one of the most active Instagram users, there might be some interesting facts that you don’t know about the platform. Read on below to find out some interesting facts about Instagram. #1. Launched in 2010 On October 6, 2010, the first version of Instagram was released. Its creators, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, wanted to give people around the world an app that would let them share photos from their phones and let them add “filters” to make the images look better. Initially, Instagram was called Codename, but the name changed to Instagram before it was launched. The name Instagram comes from combining “instant camera” and “telegram.” The first version of Instagram was called “Burdn,” It was made as an experiment to help Kevin Systrom learn how to code in HTML....