When Instagram was initially launched back in October 2010 it did not strike most people as the kind of startup that would be acquired for $1 billion. Instagram’s acquisition by Facebook for the absurd amount of $1 billion. In fact Instagram has zero revenue, so how can anyone say that the company is worth $1 billion? It’s as if Zuckerberg suddenly felt like buying something. This visualization from Visually takes a close look at startup’s journey from photo app to $1 billion startup. Let us know your thoughts on the comments below.
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