a lot of people nowadays are using Instagram daily, the stats has been rising as days goes on,
reaching new milestone and breaking records when it comes to social networking platform.
I post more than 30 pics in a month and gaining a followers daily.
And I believe that's the same thing happen to others, maybe we differ in terms of numbers.
so lets check the stats that I found over the web( Instagram official press page and ratings from google play store)
1. Downloads and ratings
November 2016, Instagram has more than 1 billion mobile app downloads worldwide
with the average app ratings of 4.6.
Instagram has more ratings than any other social networking site.
Instagram was launched in October 6 2010.
on 12 December 2010, Instagram had 1 million users
the first worldwide instameet happened in 24 march 2011
by 3 aug 2011, Instagram community had more than 150 million uploads
21 nov 2011, Instagram launched weekend hashtag project
Dec 2011, Instagram was announced by apple as app of the year
3 April 2012, Instagram app for android was launched
26 July 2012, Instagram community grows to 80 million users
20 june 2013, Video feature and uploading were introduced
6 sept 2013, community grows to 150m people
12 dec 2013, Instagram direct was introduced
10 dec 2014, Instagram community grows to 300 m users
28 april 2016, official Instagram app for windows 10 mobile was launched
2 aug 2016, Instagram stories were introduced
10 nov 2016, boomerang and mentions in stories
3. user and usage
Instagram has more than 500 million active users in a month
Instagram has more than 300 million active users daily
80% of Instagram users are outside US
The first picture was posted by @kevin systrom on july 6. CEO and Co-founder of instagram
The most followed person on Instagram is Selena Gomez, has 102m followers
The most followed brand on Instagram is National geographic, it has 63.4 m followers