In a social media-driven world, the art of taking a selfie has become a commodity. We’re meeting people on dating apps, promoting our businesses on IGTV and using Twitter to start conversations. According to the non-profit organization Rawhide, 1,000 selfies are posted to Instagram every single second of every single day, and most of them suck.
We’re totally not encouraging you to sit around all day and attempt to get the perfect photo of yourself. We don’t condone scaling buildings with a selfie stick to get a shot, interrupting the historic significance of cultural monuments with your vanity or any other dangerous task.
But, if you’re going to take a picture of yourself, here are five easy tips to get a better result. Happy snapping.