Social media platforms offer creators one more avenue through which to showcase their work. To this end, networks need to optimize and harmonize the user’s ability to do this across multiple platforms. This is why Instagram’s lack of a re-post feature is so mind boggling, especially given its relationship to parent company Facebook, the king of social sharing ease.
On Facebook, you can share a friend’s post.
On Twitter, you can easily re-tweet something you find clever or interesting.
Pinterest has its namesake pins and re-pinning.
But what do Instagram users have?