Four ways to get creative with Instagram

CNET's Ariel Nunez gives four tips to help you get a little more out of Instagram.

If you've seen retro-filtered photos from your friends lately, they're probably using Instagram. It's a free mobile application that lets you give your photos funky filters. Within a few minutes anyone can transform a photo from blah to artsy and eye-catching.

Folded into the app is a social network, as each user gets a personal Instagram profile and can share filtered photos on Web sites like Facebook and Twitter.

Whether you're a seasoned Instagrammer or just learning about the service, CNET's Ariel Nunez has some tips on how to get a little more out of the trendy app.

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Sharon Profis is a CNET How To expert who cooks up DIY projects, in-depth guides, and little-known tricks that help you get the most out of your tech. During her four years at CNET, she's covered social media, funky gadgets, and has shared her tech knowledge on CBS and other news outlets.

 

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