Social Photography: Leverage Instagram’s New Hashtag Feature

From creating a fan page on Facebook to sending out tweets through Twitter, it seems brands need to be everywhere these days. Instagram, the super hot photo-sharing startup, has given brands another avenue to consider with their new tagging feature.

Instagram’s success is anything but short of amazing. The once-exclusive iPhone app (now on Android) captured the smartphone audience in fewer than two months from its launch. With more than 1 million downloads, users upload two-to-three photos a second, sharing their snapshots within their social profiles — including Twitter, Facebook, Tumbler and Flickr. And in true social nature, users on Instagram can follow each other and comment. Read More »