I am going to share with you some interesting facts about Instagram. These Instagram facts will surely make you think for a while. To be honest, in a very short span of time, it has culminated into one of the biggest social platforms to offer awesome content sharing experiences for the users across the globe.
Instagram is an online platform which helps users share photographs, messages, and videos with friends. It is a Co- Networking service of Facebook.
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Did you know that as per the statistics of 2019, there are 1 Billion users per month?
Initially, Instagram was launched as an I-Phone application. But within one month it saw a rise of one billion users. On the contrary, Twitter and Foursquare took two years to reach that mark.
Roughly, about 33% of the famous articles being uploaded on Instagram pertain to Business.
200 Million users on average visit one business profile daily and 80% of the users follow any Business related venture.
Instagram Facts (Profit Ratio)
More than 25 Million Businesses exist on Instagram.
Alexa ranks Instagram 13th on the Most Popular websites in the world.
Instagram has a worth of $100 Billion.
The Brands which are really popular on Instagram are National Geographic which has an estimated 112 million followers, followed by Nike which has 83.9 Million followers, then comes NBA which has 38.3 million followers, then comes Chanel which has 35.4 million followers, next is Louis Vuitton that boasts of 32.6 million followers, the next leader is Adidas which has about 23.9 million followers, Starbucks ranks next followed 17.9 Million Followers, lastly Go Pro has 15.8 million followers.
Instagram Facts About Users
In 2017, Instagram users increased to that of Snap Chat Users. According to the statistics, the Instagram users were around 200 million and Snapchat users were 161 million.
The most recent innovative feature of Instagram was the feature of “Tagging” within posts. Product Tagging came as a blessing for business entrepreneurs.
Instagram Facts – Now It Is History
Facebook took over Instagram in the year 2012 for $1 Billion.
The most followed Instagram accounts according to a recent survey in 2019 are that of Cristiano Ronaldo with 173 million followers, Ariana Grande with 158 million followers, Selena Gomez with 152 million followers, Kim Kardashian West with 142 million followers and Kylie Jenner with 139 million followers, while Instagram itself has 305 million followers.
Instagram Fun Facts (continued)
The most-liked Instagram photo is the image of an egg on a white background.
About 89.5% of photos on Instagram are posted without filters.
The photos which have filters are that of Clarendon, Juno, Ludwig, Lark, and Gingham.
The most commonly used hashtag is that of love (#love), according to a survey in 2019.
To commemorate the Pride Month in June, Instagram turned rings around stories into a rainbow for stories related to the Pride hashtag.
To compete with Twitter’s Vine Instagram released a 15-second video in 2013. Within one day, 5 million videos were uploaded.
Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, the innovators of Instagram met at Stanford. But in 2018, they left to pursue new ventures.
Adam Mosseri is the Head of Instagram. Previously, he served Facebook for 10 years. He is into the Operations area.
The Headquarters of Instagram is in Menlo Park, California.
Instagram has employment of 550 people.
37% of the adult population use Instagram in the US.
As per the statistics, United States has 10 million users of Instagram followed by Brazil which is at 66 million, India is at 64 million, Indonesia is at 56 million, Russia is at 35 million, Turkey is at 34 million, Japan is at 24 million, the UK is at 22 million, Mexico is at 20 million and Germany is at 18 million.
The female users of Instagram are at 43%.
39% of the adult US residents use Instagram in urban areas, while 31% of users use it in rural areas, and 28% live in suburbs.
The average age of 59% of users are in the age group of 18-29, 33% in the age group of 30-49, 18% in the age group of 50-64 and 8% in the age group of 65 and above.
The annual income of Instagram users in 2019 are 32% for the income slab of $30-49,999, 32% for the income slab of $50-74,999,37% for the income slab of $75000.
The average level of Education among users was High School Users of Less: 27%, College level is 37%, Other College is 33%.
In 2017, Instagram was the most commonly used platform for Cyber-bullying.
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