First lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaAl Sharpton: Royal wedding shows white supremacy is ‘on its last breath' Meghan Markle's pre-royal 'finishing lessons' and an etiquette of equality Place your royal wedding bets: Website offers odds on surprise American guests MORE has also launched an account of her own, although she has not yet posted any photos.

"We are proud that President Obama is committed to giving Americans an unfiltered look at life inside the White House, but you can't always go #nofilter," Coccaro said.

The White House has been quick to join new social media networks in recent months, creating both Tumblr — a media sharing blog platform — and Vine — a short video social network — accounts in April. Earlier this year Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Biden, also joined Twitter.