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Instagram reaches 100 million users

Written by Andre Yoskowitz (Google+) @ 27 Feb 2013 12:34

Instagram reaches 100 million users According to CEO Kevin Systrom, Instagram has now reached 100 million users.
The number is impressive in its own right, but even more so considering the exec made a similar announcement a year ago boasting 27 million users.

Reads part of the blog post: "Now, nearly two and a half years later, over 100 million people use Instagram every month. It's easy to see this as an accomplishment for a company, but I think the truth is that it's an accomplishment for our community. Now, more than ever, people are capturing the world in real-time using Instagram--sharing images from the farthest corners of the globe. What we see as a result is a world more connected and understood through photographs."

While the company was growing quickly on its own, it surely has had help after being acquired by Facebook for $1 billion last year. Zuckerberg and co. have integrated the service into the News Feed and added some marketing muscle.

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