If you think you might have a slight addiction to Instagram and can relate to all these confessions then you might need to take a long hard think! We have put together these embarrassing truths about those that are Instagram addicted!
You Know All The Best Hashtags
You know all the right hashtags to use in order to get the maximum amount of likes, yes we’re talking about #ootd and #followforfollow!
You’ve become a pro at stalking Instagram profiles and this is quite an achievement as this is arguably the hardest social network to stalk! That accidental like is the worst case scenario as even if you unlike, they will still get the notification.
Instagram is an important part of your morning routine and might even be the very first part to your day to wake you up and inspire you to a good #eatclean breakfast. And you can always see right through a #nofilter selfie!
And Again At Bedtime
Alongside your morning routine, it is also part of your bedtime routine as you need to check up on those very last posts and what everyone has been doing with their days!
Post Once A Day
You are super loyal to instagram and endeavour to post at least once a day. You want as many followers as possible and for people to think you have a really fun and cool life!
Taking The Perfect Shot
However, those daily shots might take a whole day to capture as taking that all important picture might take some time. Getting the right angle and lighting is really important as this will be what determines how liked it is.
Choosing A Filter
The amount of time it took you to take the photo is nothing compared to how long it will take to choose the perfect filter. When ultimately you know you’ll end up using Valencia anyway but you just have to check them all out!
Choosing Tactical Photos
Lets not lie, you have posted tactical really cute photos or viral quotes to get some attention or some extra likes, we’ve all been there.
Hitting 11 Likes…
This is the tensest part of Instagram – waiting for those all-important 11 likes! Once it has crossed 11 you can relax and know your job is complete but until then, prepared to keep refreshing.
Asking For Likes
Desperate times call for desperate measures and this means asking your close friends that never judge you, to hit that like button and take your 8 likes to the ultimate 11.
That Risky Refresh
We’ve all been there when a picture doesn’t load and you’re forced to hit the refresh button which might accidently turn into a like. This is the moment you might want to reassess your life a little!
It Is The Ultimate Social Network
All Instagram lovers will argue this til the end as it is the ultimate social networking site. Who needs facebook when you can put all your pictures on Instagram now.
It Kills You iPad Doesn’t Support It
The worst part about Instagram is that there is STILL no official iPad app. None of the alternatives are quite the same.
The Square Crop Is The Bane Of Life
The other worst part is the dreaded square crop, it is ultimate dilemma to know which area to detach from your selfie or whether to whitagram it and mess up the whole look of your Instagram profile.
Deleting That Photo With 3 Likes
The absolute worst is when you know what you gotta do, if a photo you love only has 3 likes. Yes, that’s right, hit the delete button!