10 Reasons to Start Instagramming Today!

Here at TRG, we are obsessed with images, so it just makes sense that we would fall in love with Instagram. And we are definitely not alone.  Whether you are a small business, large corporation, or just a regular Joe who is the Ansel Adams of the iPhone - Instagram is the perfect mix of fun social media experience as well as a platform for engaging marketing imagery.  Here are some of the stats about Instagram that should convince you of its enormous potential - based on 2014 data from the Pew Research Center

01. Instagram has 300 Million Monthly Users

02. Instagram is the eighth most popular mobile app in the U.S.

03. More than 30 billion photos have been shared on Instagram since it was launched in 2010

04. An average of 70 million photos are shared through the app each day

05. There are 2.5 billion image likes every day (8500 new likes each second)

06. There are 1000 comments left each second.

07. Engagement on Instagram is 15 times that of Facebook

08. 53% of Internet-using adults age 18 - 29 are on Instagram

09. 76% of American teenagers use Instagram - making it their favorite social media network.

10. Instagram is the fastest growing social network in the world.

Needless to say we Instagram all the time.  You can find us here!  So give us a follow and we'll follow you back (probably).

How do you feel about Instagram? Do you have a favorite Instagram pic you've taken? Let us know in the comments below!