The Explosive Growth of Instagram – Infographic

Posted on May 4, 2012 by


The Visual, Mobile and Social Web

Five years ago the web was highly text based and tied to desks and offices. Since the launch of the iPhone the emergence of apps and even more mobile devices such as tablets, the mobile revolution is having a major impact on how we use and interact with technology.

The last 2 years have seen some of the most explosive growth of software, ideas and billion dollar businesses in history with socialized apps and mobile devices leading the way.
The evidence:

Today on Facebook 300 million photos will be uploaded

Monthly mobile users on Facebook totals 488 million

Instagram is heading towards the 100 million users milestone in just 2 years

The social and increasingly mobile web is transforming how we share our our experiences.

Here is an infographic that shows how we are using Instagram and it also reveals how it has grown since its birth just 2 years ago

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