Instagram Bought by Facebook

Instagram and Twitter are raving with task since the news appeared that Facebook had made the procurement of Instagram for a billion bucks - Instagram Bought By Facebook.

Today very important media as well as blogs are reflecting and releasing pages and also web pages about the deal, whether it is monetary aspects, advertising approaches for both firms and the possible following developments in Palo Alto's mobile and also social media network industry ...

If I was a Hollywood flick producer, I would have named the flick a Billion Buck Child ...


Instagram Bought By Facebook


But what does it truly indicate for individuals as well as Instagramers like us?

After Mark Zuckerberg's main news last evening on his Facebook profile, thousands of remarks showed up. Not just in Twitter however In Instagram as well. For everyday Instagramers like us, the Instagram App has properly turned into our primary interaction tool. An area where we could share more than simply pictures, yet our sensations, ideological background and also our opinions as well.

The other day, our @Igers pic pointing out the "Facebook offer" made it to the Popular Page, not a surprises there ...

As founder of Instagramers, the major fan network of the Instagram Application worldwide, it goes without saying that my phone was warm with activity last night. Mentions, concerns, uncertainties ... I am possibly among the very first Iger receiving complaints each and every single day, as it should be!

Lots of people are asking me today what will happen next so I chose to create this blog post.

The interested feature of this whole story and also our Instagram customers experience is that we appear to behave in different ways depending on the socials media we use.

-- The majority of us are deeply entailed with the Instagram Application itself as well as declare to be addicted. There is a strong sensation of stickyness with Instagram's growing neighborhood. A genuine feeling of belonging to it through the neighborhood. That's why we likewise figured what amounts to an unique worry of Android' s attack right into the Instagram globe, we fear that it might ruin our perfect little globe

-- A lot of us have really no concept of that has our images rights and which third party might utilize it (same as in Facebook )

-- Everybody have Facebook account.

-- A big part of our Instagram Pics are daily as well as normally shared to our own Facebook walls and also accounts.

-- Inning accordance with a recent research study, approximately 12.5% of the images uploaded to Twitter could be from Instagram.

-- Our very own Instagramers Network of more than 270 neighborhood teams globally is arranged around Facebook Profiles and we have an exclusive team of over 200 "ManIgers" organizing events, instawalks, exhibitions, sharing suggestions, giving suggestions ...

So why are we so frightened of Facebook?

As Web customers we won our freedom and also freedom in our options. We do not wish to rely upon organizations or firms anymore. Instagram until today was like a small "family members" composed by a couple of young individuals that developed a fantastic app as well as altered our lives ... They made use of to address directly with the helpdesk center, @Josh worked up on Sunday to release "The week on Instagram" on their blog site and also there was an actual harmony in between users and also owners of the application and so normally, we are left wondering exactly what will happen now.

In a photo I uploaded yesterday in @Igers Account on Instagram (see below in the best side) I got greater than 220 negative comments concerning the procurement. There is no doubt that some people are truly distressed could assume their legal rights will not be valued and that it will probably scent service and also advertising all over.

Yet we need to be conscious that our favored application can only subsist if there is a sensible company version behind.

I would certainly end that Facebook already has a billion users and that they are definitely not seeking for 30 million Instagram users to increase their participant ranks. Never. A lot of us are already Facebookers as well as Mark currently has all our individual info. In addition, Zuckerberg has not demonstrated any curious about combining both Brands and also Services (a minimum of for the moment). He knows we do not behave similarly in each social media system we come from and that we act in a different way depending on our inspirations. Merging both platforms under the Facebook umbrella would prompt a massive migration to other photo-sharing apps like Eye' em or Picplz.

I really do think this offer is more a question of approach and also maintaining Google and also other rivals away (Google had actually lately revealed interest for IG). I personally believed that Instagramwould fit better with Twitter. It made more feeling to me yet it's seems that Jack Dorsey is truly satisfied with his Instagram Shares worth today as he was among the preliminary capital fund investor.

I believe that (for the very least a couple of months, possibly a year ...) there will be no crucial changes in our Instagram App and that in any case, it is useless to attempt to plan even more than that.

A lot more the one million Androiders signed up recently as well as nothing really happened. So why should we be scared of Facebook this time?