Instagram reaches 400 Million Users

By | September 23, 2015

Instagram reaches 400 million users on it’s social media network

It was only 9 months ago when we told you Instagram is now bigger than Twitter, with over 300 million Instagram users.

But today Instagram is celebrating a community of 400 million users, which is a huge milestone for Instagram.

Amongst those users, over a quarter are following the Instagram profile as it hits 100 million followers!


Since Instagram first started back in October 2010 it has undergone several changes, including a new owner, Facebook. The photo sharing app was bought by Facebook for $1 Billion in 2012.

It has enhanced it’s features to include new Instagram filters, introduced advertisements on users Instagram feeds and many other features including the ability to post videos ranging from 3 to 15 seconds long.

The soaring number of users which has taken Instagram from 300 to 400 million active users, has mainly come from countries such as Japan and Brazil.

Amongst the latest 100 million users to join Instagram is the famous David Beckham, who has already amassed over 12 million Instagram followers on his profile.

Twitter should be worries as Instagram are soaring past them in terms of numbers!


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