Hands-on with the Instagramers app

The official Instagramers app is now available FREE for download from iTunes.

The description says it all – it’s a great reference app for new and even advanced Instagram users (or IGers) – offering news, tutorials/tips, IGer features, and a hash tag search utility.

Find out about the Instagramers.com network created by Philippe Gonzalez (@philgonzalez in Instagram) and the various IGers communities around the world, including the Philippines, represented by @IGersManila.

Tap on News to read articles about Instagram, phototography apps, web utilities, and updates on the Instagramers network.

Tap on Tutorials for tips on using Instagram and other Instagram-related topics such as organizing Instameets, Facebook integration, messaging, etc.

Tap on Focus On to read IGer interviews. Hey that’s me on FocusOn Instagramers 1.37!

Yours truly has been tagged, with the interview first appearing here

The real deal with this app is the hash tag search feature, just tap on Tags. In Instagram, a hash tag is a word or phrase (without space, such as #myphotocollection) that makes tagging (read: grouping) and finding photos easy.

Type in the hash tag and tap search.

The search result provides you with the hash tag creator, number of tagged photos, and the date of creation. You can also view the results, the hash-tagged posts in grid view, in Instagram.

Tap on Links for more information about the Instagramers network.

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