Articles Tagged with Kevin Systrom

Spam-mageddon: Instagram Followers Disappear In Purge

Instagram purges all fake followers from its site.

Social media has been going crazy, after Instagram held a purge of all the spam-bots and inactive accounts on its site. People have been taking to Twitter, and other social media sites, lamenting their loss of followers. Many of those people don’t seem to realize that the only followers removed from their accounts are the… Read more »

Instagram Surpasses Twitter, Now Has Over 300 Million Active Users

Kevin Systrom

Instagram announced Wednesday that there are now about 300 million monthly active users of its photo app. According to CEO Kevin Systrom, Instagram users, 70 percent of whom come from outside the US, share more than 70 million photos and videos daily. The announcement confirms that Instagram, a photo- and video-sharing app, has surpassed Twitter… Read more »

Instagram Terms Of Service Myths You Should Understand

Instagram TOS Rumors Debunked

Instagram on Tuesday announced changes to its terms of service (TOS), and, as quickly as the changes were announced, social media users were in an uproar. Rumors immediately started that Instagram would own a user’s photos and would use photos in advertisements. By the end of the day, four Instagram TOS myths were firmly implanted… Read more »