In honor of the Instagram community growing to 100 million people actively sharing their lives through photos each month, we asked you to tell us your Instagram stories through the hashtag #InstagramMeansToMe. We were humbled and overwhelmed by all of your submissions, and we wish there were a way to showcase every one of the many messages we loved. Click the photos above to see the stories behind them.
For more stories, read what Instagram means to some of the people who have helped shape the community into what it is today: @awnoom, @chrisozer, @cubbygraham, @cucinadigitale, @idafrosk, @lauralawson, @moneal, @robinmay, @thiswildidea, @twheat.
And to see what Instagram means to us, check out the submissions from the Instagram team: @kevin, @josh, @jayzombie, @dantoffey, @grex, @ryangomba, @amy.