Instagram is a photo and video-sharing social networking service owned by Facebook, Inc. It was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger in October 2010 and launched in April 2012. Instagram allows users to upload photos and videos, which can be edited with filters and organized with tags. Users can also share their photos and videos on other social networking platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Flickr. It is one of the most popular social networking platforms, with over one billion active monthly users.