Food, travel, pets and selfies push Instagram past 1 billion posts a day

The photo-sharing platform, which has more than doubled in size over the past two years, now has more than 500 million monthly active users worldwide The revolution will be #filtered: Instagram’s explosive growth is showing no signs of slowing, with close to one billion photos and videos now being shared on the platform every day. […]


Instagram hits half-billion users

Milestone hailed by photo sharing and appreciation app The photo-sharing app Instagram now has 550 million users, reaping the benefits from the growth of selfies and the propensity for celebrities such as Kim Kardashian to share images with a wider audience. Launched in 2010, it was bought by Facebook for $1bn (£680m) when it had […]