The History of Instagram

Since its birth in October 2010, Instagram has made great strides in the world of social media. Three years ago, not many people used or even knew of the photo- and video- sharing social network app that lets you customize your images with filters. But now tens of millions of users use Instagram to connect… Continue reading The History of Instagram

8 Things to Know about News and Social Media

Today, people are using social media sites more and more to get the news. The Pew Research Center’s Journalism Project analyzed data about social media and news and came to eight conclusions about the intersection of the two. 1. Social Media is a News Source Though social media sites today serve as news sources, some… Continue reading 8 Things to Know about News and Social Media