With over 150 million users all over the world, it is no secret that Instagram truly is one of the most prolific and important apps out there.
So, it’s safe to say that Instagram truly is a world of its own—and there are so many juicy tidbits out there that you’ll be interested to know!
What are these? Read on and find out!
Countries with the most users
So, which countries love Instagram more than others?
According to statistics, the top five countries with the most users on Instagram are:
1.United States (24.92%)
4.United Kingdom (5.01%)
Selfies actually rule Instagram more than other kinds of photos out there. In fact, the #Selfie hashtag amasses 57 million photos on the said app alone—and the number is still growing!
Variations of #Selfie also hit the ranks! Research has it that #Selfie itself multiplied by 200% from the first time it was used in 2013.
Here are the top #Selfie tags on Instagram:
1.#Selfie (34, 924, 648 photos)
2.#Selfies (3, 962, 570 photos)
3.#SelfieSunday (2, 025, 077 photos)
4.#SelfieSaturday (358, 421)
5.#SelfieNation (229, 775 photos)
And speaking of selfies, is it a surprise that Kylie Jenner, the baby of the Kardashian-Jenner clan holds the record for sharing the most number of selfies on the app? As of 2015, the number has reached to over 600! Wow!
Most Geotagged Destinations
Geotagging is another feature of Instagram.
Basically, it’s a means of adding geographical metadata to your photos. For example, if you’re eating at a certain restaurant, you could add a link to that place above your photo as Google Maps works with the app.
As of 2015, the most geotagged places on Instagram are:
1.Disneyland, Anaheim, California
2.Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California
3.Times Square, New York, New York
4.Siam Paragon, Bangkok, Thailand
5.Gorky Park, Moscow, Russia
Most Liked Instagram Photo
There is no denying: when you share a photo to Instagram, you of course expect people to bring on the likes.
On May 25, 2015, Kendall Jenner posted a photo of herself lying on her hotel room floor, wearing a beautiful lace dress, with the famous heart-hair trend going on. In 2 weeks, it amassed over 3 million likes—making it the most liked photo on the app, and besting her sister, Kim Kardashian’s wedding portrait with Kanye West, which has 2.4 million likes!
Other well-liked photos include Selena and Justin’s couple photo with 2 million likes, Selena and Justin hanging out with 1.8 million, and Justin Bieber’s infamous butt photo with over 2 million likes!
An Instagram a Day…
At least 70% of Instagram Users agree that they have to check the Instagram app at least once a day—and they never really sleep without doing so!
Instagram = Insta Fun!
Needless to say, Instagram truly has become a source of inspiration and fun for many!
Who knows? Maybe, by trying this app, your days will be better, too!