Welcome to my newest app addiction – Vine!

Vine Profile

As I was settling into bed last night I do what I do every night; I opened up Instagram.  Then I saw it - a few of my followers starting sharing their Vine profiles.  What's Vine?  What's #vineapp?  What's all this chatter I see on Instagram. Of course I do what every good social media junkie does - go to iTune and search for Vine.  I actually had 3 different "Vine" apps come up so I had to figure out which one they were talking about.  Vine - Make a scene, by Vine Labs.  It appears that this app was just released by Twitter actually and combines all of the things I love about Twitter and Instagram with a twist; 6 second videos! Once you create an account (I linked mine to my Twitter account to keep my profiles consistent) you can start following your friends and have them follow you back.  It looks very similar to Instagram (but green) with a place to "like" a post and leave comments on posts. The thing that makes Vine different is that it's not photos but videos.  Short, six ... [ Read More ]