Instagram shares 2017 review: Gomez, Ronaldo most popular celebrities
Instagram, the most popular photo-sharing app, revealed the community’s top 2017 moments. People from all around the world came to Instagram to collectively experience this year’s most important events, milestones and trends ranging from from pop culture to various cultural movements.
A statement shared by Instagram in the review read: "From all of us at Instagram, thank you for being you. We can’t wait to see what you’ll share — and love — next year."
In celebration of its our community of 800 million, Instagram shared its Year in Review data which included 2017’s top Instagram hashtags, most-liked posts and videos, most-Instagrammed cities and locations (based on geotags), most-followed celebrities, celebrities who gained the most followers on Instagram in 2017, hashtags that increased most in popularity throughout 2017, accounts with the Most-viewed Instagram Stories of 2017, most-used Instagram filters in feed and Instagram stories and most-followed pets on Instagram.
The most liked posts of the year include that of Beyoncé, Cristiano Ronaldo and Selena Gomez and the most liked videos are from Cristiano Ronaldo, Leo Messi, Selena Gomez and Emilia Clarke.
Top hashtags of 2017 are #love #fashion #photooftheday #photography #art #beautiful #travel #happy #nature and #picoftheday.
While the most Instagrammed cities include New York, New York, London, United Kingdom, Moscow, Russia, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Paris, France, the most Instagrammed locations are Disneyland, Anaheim, USA, Times Square, New York City, USA, Central Park, New York City, USA, Tour Eiffel, Paris, France and Tokyo Disneyland, Tokyo, Japan in that order.
Most followed celebrities are Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) with 130M+ Followers, Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) with 116M+ Followers, Ariana Grande (@arianagrande) with 115M+ Followers and Beyoncé (@beyonce) with 108M+ Followers followed by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) with 104M+ Followers and Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) with104M+ Followers.
I’m very aware some of my fans had noticed I was laying low for part of the summer and questioning why I wasn’t promoting my new music, which I was extremely proud of. So I found out I needed to get a kidney transplant due to my Lupus and was recovering. It was what I needed to do for my overall health. I honestly look forward to sharing with you, soon my journey through these past several months as I have always wanted to do with you. Until then I want to publicly thank my family and incredible team of doctors for everything they have done for me prior to and post-surgery. And finally, there aren’t words to describe how I can possibly thank my beautiful friend Francia Raisa. She gave me the ultimate gift and sacrifice by donating her kidney to me. I am incredibly blessed. I love you so much sis. Lupus continues to be very misunderstood but progress is being made. For more information regarding Lupus please go to the Lupus Research Alliance website: www.lupusresearch.org/ -by grace through faith