Instagram Publishes 2017’s Top Moments, Celebrities, Trends and More

Instagram has today released its year in review data for 2017, revealing the year’s most important events, milestones and trends. The social network, which has now surpassed 800 million users, has shared 2017’s top hashtags, most-liked posts and videos, most-Instagrammed locations, most-followed celebrities, most-used Instagram Filters and much more.

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Most liked Instagram photo of 2017 (11.1M Likes)

For another year, pop star Selena Gomez has maintained her title as the most-followed celebrity with more than 130 million followers. Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo comes in second at 116 million, followed by Ariana Grande at 115 million, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter at 108 million, and Kim Kardashian West at 104 million. Cristiano Ronaldo topped the list of celebrities who gained the most followers in 2017 with 30M+ new followers, with Selena Gomez coming in at second.

The title of 2017’s top Instagram hashtag goes to “love” followed by “fashion”, “photo of the day”, “photography”, and “art”. New York was the most Instagrammed city of the year, followed by London, Moscow, Sao Paulo and Paris, whereas Disneyland USA was the most Instagrammed location of 2017, followed by Times Square NY, Central Park NY, Tour Eiffel in Paris, and Tokyo Disneyland. 

Clarendon was the most-used Instagram filter of 2017, whereas Puppy and Bunny were the most-used Instagram Stories face filters. For more Instagram’s top trends lists for 2017, hit up this link.