Instagram Direct Allows Instant Link to


Attention, amateur photographers and Instagram junkies: wants your photos.

The new feature Instagram Direct, introduced by the social media photography site Instagram in December, allows users to send pictures straight to a friend or strives to be anything and everything Turlock, but we can’t be everywhere, all the time. We want our readers to share whenever they see something interesting around town, be it breaking news or simply a casual snapshot.

To send us pictures with Instagram Direct, just tap “Direct” instead of “Followers” when you decide to post a picture. Choose TurlockCityNews in the “To:” box, and it’ll come directly to our phones.

Or, for the old-fashioned type, just add us in a hashtag (#turlockcitynews) to your public photos and we’ll be sure to see them.

For those unfamiliar with Instagram, think of it as a Facebook specifically for photos. The platform allows you to add captions that can include the best and most relevant hashtags for your post, and this instagram hashtag generator can give you a helping hand should you need it. Thinking of it like Facebook shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise, given that Facebook bought the service for $1 billion in April 2012.

But the site’s slick interface, nifty app, and sharp focus on photography have garnered more than 150 million monthly users among them. already has more than 1,200 followers on Instagram. And though that’s well below the 9,500-plus who follow us on Facebook, or the more-than-136,000 people who visit our website each month, our Instagram account is very important to us.

As visitors to already know, we’ve made a commitment to being a photo-focused news agency. Every single story we run has an attached graphic, because we know as well as anyone that a picture is often worth 1,000 words.

Visit on Instagram at

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Recent Forum Topics

Recent Forum Replies

  • paul on In what different materials do women’s activewear comes? "You may get a variety of fabrics for the best activewear for women online, including cotton, spandex, synthetic, bamboo fiber, and Gore-Tex. Each of these materials has distinctive properties that set them apart. Since polyester is incredibly light and comfortable to wear, we advise you to utilize it. Athletic clothing frequently uses polyester as a fabric. Shirts for activewear, sweatpants and jogging jackets usually contain polyester blends. Polyester often dries quickly, making it the perfect fabric for intense workouts."
  • PaulWatkins on How does a real estate agency work? "Hi Dans Andrew, I'm glad you have made the right decision because a real estate agency is a promising career. Real estate agency involves dealing with properties either for selling or purchasing. When a client comes to a real estate agency to sell a property, it is the estate agent's job to find a buyer. If the agent finds a buyer and closes the deal at a good price for both parties, the estate agent gets a 1% commission from both buyer and seller. This is how real estate agencies work, and estate agents earn."
  • dans on Where can we find the best kratom capsules? "Hi, sir, I don't know which state you live in because many states in the U.S. have prohibited the sale of the best kratom capsules, but you can still find them online. Many online pharmaceutical stores provide the best kratom capsules at affordable prices. You can look for such online stores on Google or even social media. The store will deliver the best kratom capsule to your home without charging the delivery charges."
  • dans on How to choose the right weight loss clinic? "A reputable weight loss clinic should preferably include counseling while being overseen by a doctor or other qualified medical expert. However, some weight-loss facilities allow clients to quickly obtain weight-loss medications and leave without providing a thorough medical history or seeking a physician's opinion. You should stay away from these types of locations because they're dangerous and probably won't result in long-term weight loss. Find a facility that focuses on the behavioral treatment or lifestyle counseling instead. They can provide you with the tools you need to make healthy decisions and advice on how to fit exercise into your daily schedule. Some of these tactics include keeping track of your meals and keeping a weekly workout log."
  • paul on Why are customer reviews important during online shopping? "The most crucial component of every online store is its customer reviews. Reviews can assist other customers in determining whether or not the business and its items are worthwhile purchases. If you earn positive evaluations, your brand will gain an enormous reputation and rank better on Google. According to Google's recently modified algorithm, a business can increase its performance by obtaining reviews. This is the rationale behind inquiries about reviews on Google, Facebook, and other online clothing stores for women."
Skip to content