The very first selfie was taken in 1839 and the practice has steadily gained traction over the last 175 years, peaking in 2013 when the term was ceremoniously added to the Oxford English Dictionary as the Word of the Year.
Today, selfies are everywhere—created and shared by people from all backgrounds across the globe—providing glimpses into daily lives, exciting accomplishments, special moments in time, and much more. But one important question still remains…How can we take a better selfie?
Always striving for perfection, below are some essential tips and tricks to help you step up your selfie game. Start snapping away on your smart phone and show the world your new and improved selfies.