instagram / 9 posts found

Squiggle lips are a thing now … kind of

Comments are off for this post.
Want your mouth to look like the Nickelodeon logo? Amazing. Pick up your favorite tube of lipstick, fire up your FaceTune app, and let’s get to work on your squiggle lips. Squiggle lips arrive fresh on the heels of squiggle brows, the not-really-a-trend-but-definitely-a-thing look that confused the internet earlier this week.  And while many photos of squiggle lips are intended as, well, a big joke (the most prominent one circulating is clearly a FaceTune job), that hasn’t stopped the internet from weighing in. SEE ALSO: Vagina highlighter is yet another product to make women feel bad about their bodies Friends […]

For $400, you can be an Instagram influencer

Comments are off for this post.
Image: Getty Images/Cultura RF If you’re on social media, you’ve most likely heard of the side-hustle. Work your 9 to 5, sure, but you also should be making yourself known in the world. Definitely don’t just sit down and watch “fucking House of Cards,” as entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk tweeted. Well, here’s one side-hustle you can probably manage while binging all of Netflix’s originals: Be an Instagram influencer. Don’t have a foodie lifestyle or a cute dog? Don’t worry. Just fake it, and you could be taking in hundreds of dollars per week via brand deals. SEE ALSO: We’re more addicted […]

Business witches of Instagram take sorcery to a new level

Comments are off for this post.
Image: ambar del moral/mashable Katie Karpetz is a business witch. No, really. Karpetz, a Canadian who identifies as a bog witch because of her unruly hair, is literally in the business of selling products marketed specifically for other witches. SEE ALSO: Instagram shares magical ‘Harry Potter’ illustration to mark 20-year anniversary She sells everything from vintage amethyst tower wands designed to soothe insomnia, to custom-made “witch bottles” whose recipes are top secret. For the uninitiated, a witch bottle acts as a “recharging” agent for different parts of the psyche. Her preferred medium for displaying and advertising her inventory? Her Instagram […]

How to keep your Instagram stalking private

Comments are off for this post.
Image: instagram There’s no shame in admitting that you stalk people on Instagram we all do. But you don’t always want anyone who grabs your phone to see who you’ve been stalking. So, here’s the complete guide to hiding who you stalk on Instagram. SEE ALSO: How to banish ads from your Instagram feed Clear search history The “clear search history” button clears the dropdown of previous searches in your search bar. Note: this doesn’t affect your search recommendations. Image: instagram To clear your search history, Go to your profile on Instagram Tap the gear on iPhone or three dotted […]

This week in apps: Watch sharks on Google Earth, become a faux pilot, and everything else

Comments are off for this post.
The apps have changed again.Image: lili sams/mashable It wouldn’t surprise us if you were so caught up in picking the best foods to eat at your Fourth of July party that you lost track of the new apps and updates this week. If that’s the case, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered. SEE ALSO: The ‘Third Thumb’ prosthetic for anyone makes me really want an extra finger Each week we round up the most important app news along with some of the coolest new and updated apps to help you stay on top of it all. Here’s […]

You can now buy Nikes on Instagram

Comments are off for this post.
Buy Nikes on Instagram.Image: Camp/Epa/REX/Shutterstock You can already buy Nikes on Amazon or using AR. But soon, you may be able to buy them on Instagram too. Nike plans to “seamlessly” offer its sneakers to customers on Instagram, the company said this week. SEE ALSO: The unique thrill of vintage shopping on Instagram Right now, details are unclear of exactly how Nike will use the app to sell shoes, but the new commitment positions the sneaker brand as one of the first major companies to invest its resources in Instagram as a way to sell products directly to consumers. Most […]

Don’t be like Rob Kardashian and try to punish your ex by posting explicit images of her to social media

Comments are off for this post.
Don't do what Rob Kardashian did.Image: Getty Images Rob Kardashian wants revenge on his ex-fiancee, Blac Chyna, and he could go to jail in pursuit of it. Kardashian made that clear Wednesday when he relentlessly posted nude images designed to shame and embarrass Chyna on social media. The pair, who have an infant daughter, are again fighting in public, this time over accusations involving infidelity and betrayal. While nonconsensual porn is terrible no matter who shares it, Kardashian bears a higher level of responsibility given that he used his fame and social media megaphone to exact revenge. By posting the […]

Snapchat wins April Fools with its jab at Instagram

Comments are off for this post.
Its a filter, rather than a lens, so its something you apply after taking a photo. Snap a photo in Snapchat, then swipe to the side a few times about 10 swipes in, a familiar interface should slide into place. (Bonus points for the little burn implying that the worlds collective mom is one of the only people looking at your photos there.) [hat tip to Owen Williams for noticing this super quick] Read more: https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/01/snapchat-wins-april-fools-with-its-jab-at-instagram/