How Brands From Subway to Maserati Are Using Instagram Effectively

They make sure their photos say something

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The fact that the word “porn” is associated with so many innocent photo categories on Instagram (#shoeporn, #foodporn, #travelporn) speaks to the power of pictures and their ability to allow our minds to indulge in a little fantasy. If you’ve ever been on the slow carb diet, for example, you may partake in a little #pancakeporn as you count down to your cheat day.

The old saying “a picture is worth a thousand words” is cliché for a reason.

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