Not too long ago Instagram announced you would now be able to see when people in your direct messages (DMs) are online. A lot of people ask me why social networks do this. Why would you want to see who is online? What's the game? Here's a closer look at the advantages of a feature that shows you who is online, both for Instagram and for you.
Instagram is honestly an old hat for a lot of users but despite its age this is a platform with a lot to offer businesses, brands, and individuals. Created in 2010, merged with Facebook in 2012, it's estimated that over 300 people use Instagram on a daily basis. So, how can you get started?