The purchase at it’s initial value was the largest acquisition of a venture capital-backed consumer web company since Zappos was purchased by Amazon for 1.22 billion in 2009 (source).
Was it over-valued? Perhaps. As Facebook has yet to make any money from the purchase of Instagram.
With the anniversary of the announcement we thought it would be fun to put together a 13 things for 2013 on Instagram. Enjoy.
Instagram Launch Date: October 2010 (source)
In our research we stumbled across a tool for tracking your own Instagram numbers: Statigr.am http://statigr.am/instagram-statistics
Now go be social.