Instagram is a photo-sharing program in which users take pictures, apply a digital filter to alter the scene and share the photos on a social network. A quick tap among Instagram’s 18 settings that bear names such as “1977” and “Toaster” can give an ordinary digital portrait the facade of a weathered Polaroid or dusty postcard. Square borders may appear rough or with rounded corners.
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Pinterest, the darling digital pin board that’s turned the social media world upside down, is now a top traffic driver for brands. That’s a good sign marketers should get their butts up to speed on the latest pinning tips and tricks. Fortunately for you, MDGadvertising has created an infographic explaining the nooks and crannies of the social network. Many brands — such as Etsy, Real Simple, Whole Foods and West Elm — are on board and have already amassed significant followings.