Instagram Passes Twitter, Now Has Over 300 Million Monthly Active Users
Henry Reeve / 3 years ago
Instagram is continuing to grow, with the Facebook-owned image-sharing site now boasting over 300 million monthly active users. This number has swollen considerably from March this year, a number that is up over 100 million in that time. Instagram now has more monthly active users than Twitter, which is sitting at around 284 million monthly active users.
There are over 70 million images shared every day that find themselves with over 2.5 billion “likes” according to Instagram. There have also been over 30 billion photos shared since Instagram first opened its doors. Instagram’s CEO Kevin Systrom has said that they are seeing many more people join from the world of fashion, with young teens flocking to the site. Over 70% of Instagram’s users are also found outside of the United States.