Get a lens accessory.
Use hashtags, but not too many
Combine multiple photos.
Follow people with shared interests.
After you've uploaded a photo but before you've selected a filter use the drop icon to blur a portion of your photo to give better focus on a subject.
If you don't like the border that comes with a filter tap the frame icon to remove it.
Need some suggestions on what to shoot? Follow @Instagram for recommendations with their weekly hashtag contests and user highlights.
Here's what to do if you want to save a picture you've already shared.
- From your profile, tap the “…” button below the photo you want to save.
- Tap “Copy Share URL.”
- Open Safari on your phone and paste the Share URL into your browser to open the photo’s webpage.
- Tap and hold on the photo until the options bar pops up, then tap “Save image to library.”