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Top Selfie Cities Revealed: Miami Makes Top 3



    NBC 6 South Florida anchors took a selfie during a news broadcast as Miami was listed as the #3 city to take the most selfies across the globe.

    A Time magazine study is shining the light on the most popular places for selfies taken across the globe.

    Makati City in the Philippines has taken the crown for “Selfie Capital of the World.”

    Snap the Perfect Selfie

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    Celebrity and fashion photographer Nigel Barker gives Jose Suarez some tips on taking the perfect selfie.
    (Published Tuesday, May 7, 2013)

    Manhattan came in second place with 202 selfie-takers per 100,000 people. Miami has the third most selfie-takers with 155 per 100,000 people.

    The data was compiled by Time, which built a database of more than 400,000 Instagram photos that were hashtagged “selfie” with a geo-location.

    Some other U.S. cities included in the top selfie category include Anaheim, San Fransico, Boston, Las Vegas and Washington, D. C.

    "Selfie" Is 2013's Word of the Year

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    Just about everyone with a smartphone takes them – and now Britain's Oxford University Press has declared “selfie” the word of the year for 2013. NBC 6’s Julia Bagg reports on the selfie craze.
    (Published Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013)

    To see the full list of selfie cities, click here.