Instagram Bought by Facebook

Instagram as well as Twitter are raving with task ever since the information came out that Facebook had actually made the purchase of Instagram for a billion bucks - Instagram Bought By Facebook.

Today all important media and blog sites are mirroring and also publishing pages and also web pages about the deal, whether it is financial facets, advertising and marketing strategies for both business and the possible following advancements in Palo Alto's mobile and social media network sector ...

If I was a Hollywood movie producer, I would have named the film a Billion Buck Baby ...


Instagram Bought By Facebook


Yet just what does it really mean for users and also Instagramers like us?

After Mark Zuckerberg's official statement last evening on his Facebook profile, countless remarks appeared. Not just in Twitter yet In Instagram too. For daily Instagramers like us, the Instagram App has efficiently developed into our main interaction tool. A location where we can share more than just pics, but our sensations, ideology as well as our viewpoints as well.

Yesterday, our @Igers pic pointing out the "Facebook deal" made it to the Popular Web page, not a surprises there ...

As founder of Instagramers, the major fan network of the Instagram App all over the world, needless to say that my phone was hot with task last evening. References, questions, doubts ... I am possibly one of the first Iger getting complaints each and every single day, as it should be!

Many individuals are asking me today what will happen next so I determined to compose this blog post.

The curious aspect of this whole story and our Instagram individuals experience is that we seem to behave in different ways relying on the socials media we make use of.

-- The majority of us are deeply entailed with the Instagram App itself and even proclaim to be addicted. There is a strong feeling of stickyness with Instagram's growing neighborhood. A real feeling of belonging to it through the neighborhood. That's why we also figured what amounts to an unique fear of Android' s attack into the Instagram world, we fear that it could destroy our ideal little world

-- Most of us have actually no idea of that owns our photos legal rights as well as which 3rd party can use it (same as in Facebook )

-- Everybody have Facebook account.

-- A significant part of our Instagram Pics are day-to-day and normally shared to our own Facebook walls and accounts.

-- According to a current research, approximately 12.5% of the pictures uploaded to Twitter could be from Instagram.

-- Our own Instagramers Network of more than 270 regional teams globally is organized around Facebook Profiles as well as we have an exclusive team of over 200 "ManIgers" arranging events, instawalks, events, sharing suggestions, offering suggestions ...

So why are we so scared of Facebook?

As Internet individuals we won our freedom and freedom in our selections. We do not intend to count on organizations or corporations any longer. Instagram up until today resembled a tiny "family" composed by a few young men that developed an impressive application as well as altered our lives ... They utilized to address directly through the helpdesk center, @Josh developed on Sunday to publish "The week on Instagram" on their blog site and there was an actual harmony between customers and proprietors of the app and so naturally, we are left wondering what will happen currently.

In a picture I published yesterday in @Igers Profile on Instagram (see right here in the right side) I received greater than 220 negative comments concerning the purchase. There is no doubt that some individuals are really upset may assume their legal rights will certainly not be appreciated which it will possibly smell business as well as advertising and marketing almost everywhere.

But we need to be aware that our preferred application can just subsist if there is a viable service model behind.

I would certainly end that Facebook currently has a billion individuals and that they are absolutely not seeking for 30 million Instagram customers to enhance their participant ranks. Never. Most of us are currently Facebookers as well as Mark currently has all our individual info. Moreover, Zuckerberg has actually not demonstrated any kind of curious about combining both Brands and also Providers (at the very least for the moment). He understands we do not act the same way in each social media sites system we belong to which we act in a different way depending upon our inspirations. Merging the two systems under the Facebook umbrella would certainly provoke an enormous movement to other photo-sharing apps like Eye' em or Picplz.

I actually do believe this bargain is a lot more a concern of method as well as keeping Google and also various other competitors at bay (Google had actually lately revealed interest for IG). I personally assumed that Instagramwould fit far better with Twitter. It made even more feeling to me yet it's appears that Jack Dorsey is truly happy with his Instagram Shares value today as he was one of the first round resources fund investor.

I believe that (for the very least a couple of months, possibly a year ...) there will be no crucial adjustments in our Instagram Application and that in any case, it is worthless to aim to prepare additionally than that.

Extra the one million Androiders registered last week and also absolutely nothing really happened. So why should we be terrified of Facebook this time around?