The School Newspaper of Presentation High School.

The Voice

Instagram For Dummies

Creative Commons

Creative Commons

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






We all know the basic terms for Instagram like WCW or TBT, but all of a sudden there are all these different terms popping up. Between all the different types of accounts, everyone is getting a little confused. So here’s a breakdown of all the types of Instagram accounts you can have.

 

  1. Public: If you’re an aspiring celebrity, then you’ll probably have a public account. Of course, you must buy a Canon camera, download Afterlight and VSCO for aesthetic-making, and become a model. You need to show the world that your photo taking and modeling is the absolute best. And maybe one day you will get enough sponsors to buy yourself a decent meal.
  2. Private: The private account is for those girls who are just too paranoid to post their pictures publicly. There is no doubt in their minds that colleges, employers and even the FBI are spying on them through their social media. Maybe worst of all, they are trying to hide their Instagram from their parents.
  3. Second Accounts: You already have your main Instagram account, where you post perfectly edited pictures of yourself. So of course you need a second one to truly reveal your inner goblin. Or you need a second account to show your zealous fans more about your exciting life. Often people will call these ‘spam accounts’ because they abuse their picture posting privileges to spam ugly pictures of themselves to their friends’ feeds.
Print Friendly

Leave a Comment

We do not post comments that feature profanity or bad taste. We reserve the right to edit comments for length.

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Instagram For Dummies

    Features

    Theatre, Trips and Clubs, Oh My!

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Top Stories

    Summer at Pres

  • Instagram For Dummies

    All Posts

    End of an Era: Presentation Center Closing

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Opinions

    Advanced Placement or Added Pressure?

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Features

    Traveling for Change

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Sports

    Student-Athlete Attendance Anxiety

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Features

    What Drives Mission Drive?

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Opinions

    Boy Scouts Pivot on Transgender Issues

  • Instagram For Dummies

    National/Local

    Pres Students Witness History

  • Instagram For Dummies

    Sports

    Multi-Sport Athletes of Presentation

The School Newspaper of Presentation High School.
Instagram For Dummies