Who Is Instagram?

Instagram is a free photo and video sharing social media app available on Apple iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. The app allows users to upload photos or videos to their service and share them with their followers or with a select group of friends.

WHO IS Hi5?  

Hi5 is a social networking service for meeting new people owned by The Meet Group



Hi5 is a social networking site that allows its users to create, upload, and share content with other members.



Hi5 platform allows users to create a profile and provide personal information, including interests, age, photos, and hometown. Upon creating a profile, users can also send friend requests via e-mail to other users, which comes with an option to accept or decline or even block the user. Friends appear on the user's contact list. As well, the platform allows users to create a customized member profile using images and themes.



In 2003, Hi5 was founded by Ramu Yalamanchi.

In 2006, Hi5 was the 8th largest social network.

In 2007, Hi5 had become the 2nd largest social network after Myspace.

In 2007, Hi5 raised $20 million in a Series A round from Mohr Davidow Ventures, as well as $15 million in venture debt.

In 2008, Hi5 was reported to be the third most popular social networking site in monthly unique visitors behind Facebook and Myspace by ComScore.

In April 2009, Bill Gossman was appointed as Hi5 CEO.

In early 2010, hi5 acquired social gaming company Big Six.

In 2010, Hi5 raised $3 million convertible note from existing investor Mohr Davidow, totaling the funds to $38 million.

In October 2010, Hi5 introduced Sociopath, to help developers bring their game to the hi5 platform.

In July 2010, Hi5 raised $14 million from Crosslink Capital.

In 2011 Hi5 introduced Sociopay as a companion to Sociopath.

In December 2011, Hi5 assets were acquired by Tagged. The Tagged management team formed magi.com as a pure gaming site, but it was shut down in June 2012.

In 2017, Tagged and hi5 were acquired by The Meet Group for $60 million.



Hi5 also helps you find old friends. You can use the advanced search feature to locate people by school name, graduation date, and other criteria.

If you are not sure about a game you can test via the free game trials before purchasing.

Don not fall for phishing by avoiding log-in requests or redirects from totally different domain names

If you fall victim to phishing and you realize immediately log into your Hi5 account and change your password. This will keep your personal information safe.

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