Instagram unveiled a major new feature today: Instagram Direct, a private chatting option that allows users to send photos and text to individuals or groups of up to fifteen people. Should Snapchat and Twitter be worried?
Why Instagram is best for brands: According to a new study, businesses looking to maximize their branding return of investment should favor the photo-sharing platform over other social networks like Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.
Whether or not Instagram's odd wooden invitations contain a hint about future features, the company's December 12 event is highly anticipated.
Turns out a remote shutter can cure some selfie hate. One weekend with The Selfie and I already have more pictures with some of my friends and family than I've taken in the last few months.
Got a struggling start-up? Why not hire a celebrity to gain critical fan buzz, then watch as he uses established rival apps to promote his personal brand!
Mobli users can no longer connect to Instagram through the app, as the rivalry between the companies intensifies.
New rumors say Instagram.com email addresses are on the way – a feature that is very reminiscent of Facebook's 2010 messaging experiments. Is this an attempt to fill out the photo-sharing service, or to compete with mobile messengers nipping at Facebook's…
Thanksgiving Day has given Instagram its busiest day on record for the second year in a row. The holiday overlapped with the start of Hanukkah, a combination that won't happen again for thousands of years.
WTF, Internet? This week's Web indiscretion comes courtesy of a new Instagram printing service that signals we've lost all control. And being that this is the case, I'm throwing my ideas into the ring.
Will the next location review service take its cues from Instagram? As the third party apps surrounding the photo sharing platform dive more and more into location, it's possible.
Leaks from a marketing database suggest Instagram users could soon have their own personalized @instagram.com email addresses, alongside the instant messaging service the app is rumored to be introducing.
No, it wasn't on Instagram, or anywhere else online. Just consider this self-photographer way ahead of his time. Way, way, way ahead of his time.
So you're excited about Instagram launching a messaging feature in the near future. So excited you can't wait. FIrst of all, be patient. Second of all, we've got your back - use these apps until the blessed day arrives.
Sick of dinners where everyone's texting, Instagramming, Facebooking away? Then these tips could help you have a more personable Thanksgiving ... full of things like, you know, conversation. With spoken words and eye contact and everything!
A report has surfaced saying that this year, Instagram plans to introduce a messaging feature. It would be a big step diverting from its image and media focused app, perhaps spurring more change - and new features - to come.