When Instagra bought Instagram in its day did it knowing that it was one of the main social networks oriented to the photography of the world, something that to this day continues unchanged. Millions of people use it, although many of them simply do it in a basic way without paying attention to its many options.
That’s why today we are going to offer you a total of up to seventeen little tricks with which to express Instagram to the maximum. Tricks ranging from simple things like using your tools to others not as simple as downloading the photos from the browser or see the list of photos that you have given Me Like.
- Use the built-in editing tools
Not all are filters on Instagram, and many times you want to change some other aspects of the photos that you plan to upload to the social network. That’s why your application gives you all the necessary tools so you do not have to resort to third-party applications to edit your photos before uploading them.
When you are in the process of uploading a new photo, in the same window where you can choose between all the filters available below to the right you will see the Edit option. If you click on it you can adjust the tilt, brightness, contrast, texture, warmth, saturation, color, dimming, lights, shadows, vignette effect, blur and sharpness of each image before Upload it
- Manage filters that you will not use
In recent years, Instagram has been adding more and more filters to its collection, and are sure to get even more in the coming months. But if you only use specific filters, it is possible that the growing list with all available will only make the upload process more tedious. The solution? Disable filters that you will not use.
To do this, when the list with all the filters appears, just hold down one and you can move it to change position or directly remove it from the list. At the end of the filters there is also an option to manage, with which you can deactivate all filters that you will not use or reactivate the ones you want to start testing.
- Use hashtags to gain presence
Like Twitter, Instagram also has a system of hashtags with which to relate an image with certain themes. The hashtags work both if you use them in the description of the photo as in the comments, so if the uploader has not thought to add them yourself you can do the favor in the comments.
To gain a presence in the social network it is important to use hashtags that are widely used by other users. In case you do not know what to use, when you start writing an Instagram will propose options for autocomplete indicating which are the most used publications, and therefore the most effective. It is important not to abuse these hashtags or put them through comments so as not to mess up your publications too much and to end up provoking the opposite effect.
Are you looking for a friend, a hashtag or a location? The search engine is your friend. When you enter a word you will be able to relate it to the search of users, hashtags or locations, a perfect tool to find acquaintances or simply to see what the cat lovers or neighbors of your city publish.
- Tag people or desetiquate in posts
When you are publishing or editing one of your photos on your Instagram, you will have the option to tag users on them. This is used to teach who appears in each photo, although it can also be used to notify these people. Just give the option Tag people touch the area of the photo where you are going to tag someone and type or search for the username you want to tag.
Besides the photos of each, each user profile in Instagram also shows the photos in which it has been tagged. If you do not want to appear in a photo you can desetiquetarte. Just enter your profile, go to Photos in which it appears and give the options button to choose to hide the photo of your profile or remove it to delete the tag.