In today’s mobile world, we use a variety of different apps and social media platforms to help us stay connected with our friends and family.  One of these networks that has made a big impact on the online community is a mobile photography application called Instagram.  This image-focused network was purchased by Facebook back in 2012 for $1 billion.  Ever since then, it’s only gotten bigger.

It’s time we took a step back and see how it all began.  Here’s a fun infograph by the folks over at (the infograph can also be found there) that gives us 139 facts and stats about the app!