Still waiting for a airing date for the show. Stay tune (sic) MFF fans! Last month, Richman drew outrage after he wrote a string of expletives on Instagram in response to fans criticizing his use of the hashtag #thinspiration. Also read: Why Mario Batali Bought 200 Pairs of Crocs Had ordered this suit from a Saville Row tailor over a year ago. Think I’m gonna need to take it in a little#thinspiration he wrote. When Instagram users called him out for using the term which is used in pro-anorexia circles Richman lost his cool and began lashing out. Maybe you’ll acknowledge that just because someone is on TV, they are no less worthy of human kindness, respect, forgiveness or patience, he told one user. Give me a fing break.If anyone acts like a c I’ll call them one. It’s not misogyny, it’s calling a spade a spadeif my use of the hashtag offended you, it was unintentional & for that I’m sorry. He told another Instagram user to commit suicide. Grab a razor blade and draw a bath, he wrote. I doubt anyone will miss you. Richman later apologized and deleted all of his Instagram messages related to the incident.
Original article here: http://www.thewrap.com/adam-richman-show-pulled-after-instagram-comments/
Ikea Built Something New: An Instagram Website
A journalist makes a video of the Instagram logo using the new video feature at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., Thursday, June 20, 2013. Image: Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press 2014-06-30 15:00:58 UTC Ikea and its Russian ad agency have thought up a new use for Instagram . The furniture retailer launched an Instagram account that functions like a website. As the video below explains, Ikea put its Ikea PS collection on the Instagram account ikea_ps_2014 . The account showcases all the 34 items in the collection. See also: Instagram Adds 10 New Features, So Anyone Can Be a Photo Geek Click on a picture of any of them and you’ll go to an Instagram account devoted to that piece of furniture. The account makes use of Instagram’s tagging features and grid structure in an unconventional way to simulate a website. Though the response hasn’t been huge so far the account had around 8,600 followers at this writing it could serve as a template for other marketers looking to expand Instagram’s functionality. Have something to add to this story?