Mattermark Graph of the Week: Instagram Mentions on Twitter from Birth to Acquisition by Facebook

Mattermark Chart of the Day - Twitter Mentions of Instragram from Launch to Acquisition
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If you were an investor considering Instagram’s Series A, could stats on Twitter mentions have helped you get in on the deal? The company shared on TechCrunch that they had crossed 1 Million users shortly before Christmas 2010, and their funding was announced just 2 months later in early February 2011, so we think it is reasonable to assume they were fundraising during that time.

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