It’s no secret that Instagram has been aiming to take down rivals like Snapchat once and for all. With updates coming almost every other week, you never know what “new” ideas they’ll be coming out with next. They’ve been putting in major work over the last few months, and the results show.
Today, Instagram announced that they have officially hit 700 million users(!!!).
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We’re thrilled to announce that our community has grown to more than 700 million Instagrammers. And the last 100 million of you joined faster than ever. We’ve made it even easier for people across the globe to join the Instagram community, share their experiences and strengthen connections to their friends and passions. With new features like stories, live video and disappearing messages in Direct, people now have more ways than ever to express themselves and feel closer to what matters to them. From all of us at Instagram, thank you! Photo by @heysp
According to TechCrunch, it took only four months for them to add 100 million users, after hitting the 600 million mark in December of 2016.
People all over the world are using this one app to showcase all kinds of things in the world, and it’s connecting them unlike any other social media out there. From fitness advice, DIY’s, to just personal content on what you love, Instagram shows that a picture is worth a thousand words. What is your favorite Instagram account to follow? Let us know down below!