The first thing most people do when they wake up is to check their phones. It’s not a bad thing; it’s just something we’ve all picked up. There is nothing wrong with checking out the latest news or what your ex has been up to. Evidently, these social media sites play a significant role in influencing all our lives.
Each of us has that go to platform that we simply can’t live without. For most people with multiple profiles across networks, Instagram is a top choice. This site not only provides entertainment but it has also been useful in changing the way people think and behave. You might not realize it, but such networks play a substantial role in influencing all aspects of our lives.
Travel the world
Let’s all take a moment, and appreciate all the scenery people from all over the world share. Generally, the internet has opened up the world through vast connectivity, but Instagram has taken it to a whole other level. People no longer want to go to the typical beaches and resorts, not that there’s anything wrong with that. Many users have been inspired to check out odd regions and hidden treasures in the most random places. You can even use the app to search for information for places you’d like to visit. Either way, Instagram is a way cooler travel guide for the whole world.
Become a social influencer
If you are famous enough on Instagram, you have the power to change different aspects of pop culture or other. Those who haven’t gotten the chance to be as big learn from these influencers and can engage them in conversations about what they do. Most Instagram users follow several influencers who transform our day to day perceptions of things. It could be about cosmetics, health, food, or shoes but Instagram has provided a platform for you to share or receive content that is literally life-changing. These influences we check out creep into our lives, and some have even become habits that are integral parts of our lives
Make a buck or two
Many people have already caught up to Instagram marketing strategies. Because of the sheer numbers on this site, businesses take advantage to launch their marketing campaigns on this platform. Endorsing products or services has become a common practice among followers on Instagram. People who get many Instagram video views commonly launch products or services on their profiles for all their viewers to see. This is a service on it’s on that pays the owner of the account what could be a handsome payment according to the company they are endorsing.
Keeping up with the trend
Instagram is famous for all the trendy topics and content it holds. It could be a hot new song or the latest ways you can lace your shoes. This platform keeps you updated on every topic. The site can provide recommendations of popular videos that you may like based on the content you view. A random video or two may pop up on your timeline to catch you up on what’s happening in the world of football and maybe how you can do your eyebrows. It is basically a content filled space that keeps getting updated. All the short tutorials help teach you various skills and maybe informing you about world news. Many Instagram users appreciate how educative the content can get. The shorts snippets allow bloggers, bloggers, famous chefs, or literally anyone to create how-to videos and other tutorials for hot new fads, recopies or hairstyles.
That much needed comic relief
One of the most common reasons people join social media platforms is to laugh at all the funny content people put up. Instagram is no exception to this. It contains a variety of comical content ranging from vines to memes that most of the times have you in stitches. I’m not even going to deny how many memes from Instagram are about my life. The ability to create such a large database for humorous things is one favorite feature of Instagram. They keep away the years and crack you up so bad; you actually feel younger.
A platform to fight for your cause
Whether you are against racism or champion the rights of women and men alike, Instagram is a great place to put forth your activism agenda and connect to other defenders of social justice. If you are not very expressive about these things, you have probably been educated on the how-tos of human living and sensitized on making the world comfortable for everyone. Many activism movements set up roots on Instagram and use these routes to spread their peace messages, or teach multitudes to be aware of important social constraints in a fun way. Instagram is that safe space where people talk about real issues and how to fix some of them.
You are beautiful
Most women do not appreciate ho beauty standards are perpetuated in many platforms. If you are on Instagram, you have probably seen all the empowering content that portrays beauty in all shapes and sizes. Simply put, you are all lovely. Instead of shunning certain aspects of a person’s appearance, most of the content celebrates beauty in diversity. It all teaches the users to appreciate themselves and learn to be comfy in their own skin. This content goes further to provide tips to keep you fashion forward on all the latest outfits, shoes and hair. You don’t just get still pictures of the finished product, oh no! These often come in tutorials for you to watch and rewatch until you learn the life hack.
You may or may not realize it, but Instagram has changed very many aspects of our lives. Most of this change is very well appreciated and is instrumental in making living a little bit better. If you haven’t figured it out yet, it is a great social platform to get together with all sorts of people and interact on different levels. The benefits of doing so are probably endless.