Instagram is the best social networking app for selfie lovers. If you love to take selfies then this is a must have app for you. Take a selfie, add a filter to it and upload it, Instagram is all about this. The app is available for free at Google Play store and is compatible both with Android smartphones and tablets. If you are not already having Instagram installed on your smartphone its time that you install it. Before that have a look at the features of Instagram.
Features of Instagram
- Take pictures directly from the Instagram app and edit them using a variety of filters from the app.
- Add blur effects to your images to make them look more appealing.
- Once uploaded, you can share images to all the leading social networking websites like Twitter, Facebook directly from Instagram.
- There is no daily limit on the number of uploads you are doing with Instagram. Upload unlimited images using Instagram on your smartphones and tablets.
- You can also record videos using the app. The duration of these video clips is 6 seconds. Record videos and share it with your friends.
- Instagram comes with a follower system. Using this you can follow anyone you want to and get video and photo updates of that person on your timeline.
- You can interact with your friends using the Instagram app. Like a photo, comment on it and enjoy the selfies.
Instagram Tips and Tricks
Here are some tips and tricks of Instagram which will help you in easy editing of the images.
- To add filters to your images, select the photo on which you want to apply filters. Once you have selected the photo, tap on Filter option and you will come across many filters. Select the one which you want to apply and tap on Next.
- If you want to add blur effect to the images you can tap on Settings (gear) button and then on a Water Drop button. This will show you a list of photo editing tools. From there you can either choose linear or radial shift. Now drag your finger to the area where you want to add the blur effect. Once you have blurred the area, tap on Check button.
- You can add more details to your photos and make them more vibrant using the Lux feature. You will see a Sun symbol in Camera view of the app. Tap on it and Lux feature will do its work.
How to install Instagram on Pc
Instagram is available for iOS and Android devices. The developers have not released any PC version of this application yet however you can use this app by visiting their website. You can now run this app on your Windows and MAC powered PC using a special software called Bluestacks or you can also use one other software called Andy Android Emulator. Read the guide below to find out how you can install Instagram on your PC.
- Download and install Bluestacks or Andy Android Emulator.
- Once you have installed the software, open it and you will see a search bar.
- In the search bar type “Instagram”.
- You will see Instagram on your screen.
- Open the app and start downloading the application.
- The app will be installed by itself.
That’s it! You can now use Instagram on your PC.