Instagram photos of Hurricane Sandy are being streamlined into what website?

Instagram photos of Hurricane Sandy are being streamlined into what website?

by / November 2, 2012
Photo via Instagram/ezerk

Answer: Instacane.com

Instacane is a landing page for various Hurricane Sandy-related hashtags to reside. According to a story by the Huffington Post, nearly 250,000 photos were uploaded on Instagram using the popular hashtag #sandy. Another 167,000 photos were also uploaded to the site using #frankenstorm and #hurricanesandy. Instacane pulls data from these hashtags, creating a detailed collection of the storm’s destruction as well as people’s pastime during the disaster.

Photo via Instagram/ezerk  

Karen Stewartson

Karen Stewartson served as the managing editor of Government Technology for many years. She also contributed to Public CIO and Emergency Management magazines.