With Instagram recently selling to Facebook for a cool billion dollars, let’s take a look at the history of the young 17 month old company. Founded in October of 2010, the picture sharing (with filters!) beast has grown to 30 million users. Visually created this infographic timeline giving us the frame by frame of Instagram’s rise. Only recently becoming available for Android in addition to the iPhone, this company may be poised for massive immediate growth. Of course everything may depend on how Facebook handles the acquisition and future development. This could be what sends Instagram to 500 million users, or to zero.
hat tip Mashable