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15 Less Known Facts About Instagram

Currently, Instagram is one of the largest social media platform where people share photos and videos with one another. It was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger exclusively for iOS in 2010. Today, Instagram has become the largest platform where people share their moments with each other. Currently, it is owned by Facebook.

Today, at FactWish, we have come with some of the brilliant facts about Instagram that most people don’t know. Lets get started.

1. Over 60% of Instagram users are between 18 to 30 years old.

Over 60% of Instagram users are between 18 to 30 years old

2. Facebook bought Instagram for $1 Billion in 2012, just after 2 years of foundation.

Facebook bought Instagram for $1 Billion in 2012

3. Almost 35% of all Internet users have an Instagram account.

Almost 35% of all Internet users have an Instagram account

4. 70% of Instagram audience comprises of females only.

70% of Instagram audience comprises of females only

5. Initially, Instagram was made for photo sharing only. When video sharing was added to it, more than 5 million videos were added in first 24 hours itself.

Instagram was made for photo sharing only

6. As of 2018, 85% of Instagram data is still in form of photos.

85% of Instagram data is still in form of photos

7. Facebook provided facilities more than Instagram, but it failed to attract youth because Instagram provides varieties of filters for selfies.

Instagram provides varieties of filters for selfies

8. The widely used #Hashtags on Instagram are #Love, #Me, #Instagood, #Follow, and #Cute.

The widely used #Hashtags on Instagram are #Love, #Me, #Instagood, #Follow, and #Cute

9. Instagram pays for sponsored post to top Instagram influencers, with thousands of engaged followers in a popular niche. A mid-level influencer can charge between $200 to $500 per post on Instagram.

Instagram pays for sponsored post to top Instagram influencers

10. Almost 56% of Instagram users make $50,000 or more every year. Most of these users are female.

Almost 56% of Instagram users make $50,000 or more every year

11. The smart fact why Facebook bought Instagram is because Instagram has more engaging daily active users than Facebook. Over 400 million people use Instagram on a daily basis.

Over 400 million people use Instagram on a daily basis.

12. Over 80% brands are highly active on Instagram, majority of them are costumes, face-creams and accessories.

Over 80% brands are highly active on Instagram, majority of them are costumes, face-creams and accessories

13. One of the most attracting features on Instagram is the “Story feature”. Over 100 million Instagram users use Stories features daily.

One of the most attracting features on Instagram is the "Story feature"

14. If you want to get maximum engagement on your posts on Instagram, best time is as follows:

Sunday:              5pm.
Monday:             7pm and 10pm.
Tuesday:             3am and 10pm.
Wednesday:       5pm.
Thursday:           7am and 11pm.
Friday:                 1am and 8pm.
Saturday:            12am and 2am.

Instagram best time to post

15.The most popular emoji on Instagram is <3. (❤)

The most popular emoji on Instagram is

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