800 Million IGers and a Year in Review

Aside from the now 800 million strong global community, for 2017 Instagram announced the community’s top 2017 moments.

People from all around the world came to Instagram to collectively experience this year’s most important events, milestones and trends – from pop culture to cultural movements.

Instagram shares its 2017 year in review data such as:

  • 2017’s top Instagram hashtags
  • 2017’s most-liked posts and videos
  • 2017’s most-Instagrammed cities and locations (based on geotags)
  • The most-followed celebrities
  • Celebrities who gained the most followers on Instagram in 2017
  • Hashtags that increased most in popularity throughout 2017
  • Accounts with the Most-viewed Instagram Stories of 2017
  • The most-used Instagram Filters in feed and Instagram Stories
  • The most-followed pets on Instagram

No surprise that the top hashtag for 2017 is #love (1.2 billion as of writing). Find out if any of your favorite Instagram stars made it to the list here.

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Carl C. Lozano or CCLozano is an Operations Management Professional, currently the GM for a Telesales and Customer Service company; founder of @IGersManila, one of the pioneering communities in Instagram, open to Filipino Instagram'ers (IGers) and phoneographers around the world, with its longest running photo challenge - the #IGersManila #9pmhabit - becoming the daily visual storytelling habit that continues to yield positive interaction online and offline.

http://cclozano.com