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Instagram Is Expected to Reach One Billion Users in 2018

Instagram Is Expected to Reach One Billion Users in 2018

mag813 November 13, 2017 0

When Instagram was acquired by Facebook in 2012 for $1 billion, it had 30 million users. Five years later, in September 2017, Instagram announced 800 million monthly active and 500 million daily active users. Now,

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Travel: New Study Says People Choose Vacation Spots Based on Potential Instagram Likes

Travel: New Study Says People Choose Vacation Spots Based on Potential Instagram Likes

mag813 October 13, 2017 0

A new study has confirmed what many of us have secretly thought while scrolling through the ‘gram: people choose vacation spots based on potential likes. Published by the the University of Georgia, the study

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Instagram Now Lets You Choose Who Can Comment On Your Posts

Instagram Now Lets You Choose Who Can Comment On Your Posts

Ben Delanoy September 27, 2017 0

For the better part of the last year, Instagram has introduced new tools intended to keep the social media platform a “safe and positive place for self-expression” by allowing users to filter out unwanted or offensive

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What You Post on Instagram Could Reveal Whether You’re Depressed

What You Post on Instagram Could Reveal Whether You’re Depressed

mag813 August 8, 2017 0

According to a new study published in EPJ Data Science, AI can tell if Instagram users are experiencing depression simply by looking through their feeds. The study looked at 43,950 images across 166 volunteer accounts and found

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Our Favorite Fitness Models on Instagram

Our Favorite Fitness Models on Instagram

mag813 July 26, 2017 0

While we’re all for ladies looking good, on Instagram, we enjoy women who value the fitness aspect over the model aspect. There are way too many “fitness models” that would rather post lifestyle pictures

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How the Nature of Popularity Was Changed by Social Media

How the Nature of Popularity Was Changed by Social Media

mag813 May 24, 2017 0

There aren’t many aspects of the human experience that haven’t been affected by the mass proliferation of social media over the past decade. From our way we interact with our friends to the way

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Instagram Is Terrible for Your Mental Health, Studies Find

Instagram Is Terrible for Your Mental Health, Studies Find

mag813 May 19, 2017 0

It’s hardly news that social media exacerbates mental health problems and generally makes everyone feel a little worse about themselves, but apparently some are worse than others. A new study conducted by the Young

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Instagram Could Make Teens Less (Or Is It More?) Depressed

Instagram Could Make Teens Less (Or Is It More?) Depressed

mag813 April 10, 2017 0

A new study brings some welcome news for parents who are worried about their kids incessantly thumbing through glossy, filtered photos of their friends’ lives on Instagram. It turns out that adolescents’ use of Instagram is associated

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This Alarming Infographic Shows How Much Time We Spend on Social Media

This Alarming Infographic Shows How Much Time We Spend on Social Media

mag813 March 22, 2017 0

If you’re worried that you might be spending too much time procrastinating on Instagram and Facebook rather than actually doing anything productive, then fear not, for it appears you’re not alone. New statistics on

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Instagram Users Can Now Upload Up to 10 Photos, Videos at Once

Instagram Users Can Now Upload Up to 10 Photos, Videos at Once

mag813 February 22, 2017 0

Instagram users will now be able to upload up to 10 photos and videos per post. Followers can view the stories by swiping through a carousel of images. In a press release, the company

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