Instagram Plans to Start Selling Ads Within the Next Year
Lots of people have moved to Instagram to share photos and videos to avoid all the clutter you find on Facebook. Well, Instagram is getting ready to launch advertising on its site. A new report from The Wall Street Journal says Instagram will have ads popping up on the site in the next year. Emily White, Instagram's director of business operations has revealed the photo and video-sharing service is getting set to sell ads on the site.
"We want to make money in the long term, but we don't have any short-term pressure," she said.
Instagram recently announced that it hit 150 million monthly active users, up from 100 million earlier this year.