The top 13 Instagram moments of 2013
While Instagram recently touched on the top places to check in and the most hotly-posted about topics of 2013, the photo sharing network recently released its list of the top moments of the year, including Pope Francis, same-sex marriage triumphs and the Royal Baby.
- Catholics bid farewell to Pope Benedict XVI and welcome Pope Francis
- Egyptians gather in Tahrir Square and revolt against President Morsi
- @joemcnallyphoto snaps a #fromwhereistand from atop the Burj Khalifa
- People document the for the US Supreme Court decisions on same-sex marriage in California
- Instagram celebrates the marriage of @robinmay and @matthewjay, the first known couple to wed after meeting on Instagram
- @dguttenfelder, @drewkelly and others share moments from North Korea
- Russia sees its first InstaMeet, as does the White House
- The world welcomes the birth of Prince George, and another celebrity baby makes her debut.
- Michelle Obama joins the #tbt (#ThrowbackThursday) bandwagon
- Kobe Bryant walks again
- People document the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan’s destruction in the Philippines
- Batkid saves San Francisco as crowds document his adventure with the #sfbatkid hashtag
- Crowds gather to mourn the passing of Nelson Mandela and celebrate his life