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139 Helpful Facts About Instagram [Infographic + Free ebook]


Instagram has proven it’s one of the top social networks in the world and it isn’t going anywhere. Whether your church uses Instagram in its social media messaging and communication plans largely depends on your audience; churches with older members tend not to utilize Instagram as much as churches that serve younger people. That said, it is good to know what networks are out there and why they are popular. What are their positive qualities and how can they be used to further your church’s message as well as the Gospel?
ChurchTechToday has a free ebook on Instagram to offer you, should your church want to take advantage of this social network for your church marketing.

Here are a few facts about Instagram:

  • When Instagram hit its first million users milestone, Facebook had more than 600 million users.
  • Over 80% Of its users Live Outside The U.S.
  • 55% Of U.S. 18- To 29-Year-Olds Are Instagram Users
  • U.S. Adult Instagram Users Have Increased two times since 2012
  • 32% Of Instagram Users Attend/Attended College
  • 31% of female internet users are on the internet compared to only 21% of male internet users.
  • 32% of internet users in urban areas (cities) and 28% of internet users in suburban areas are its users
  • 4.2 Billion Likes per day
  • 95 Million + photos/Videos are shared every day
  • Over 40 Billion photos/videos have been shared so far.

Does your church use Instagram as a part of its church communication strategy? Get our free ebook, Be a Hero with Instagram.

Lauren Hunter
Lauren Hunterhttps://laurenhunter.net
Lauren Hunter is a writer who loves the big picture of God’s journey we are all on together. In 2007, she founded ChurchTechToday, a website for pastors and church leaders to harness technology to improve ministry. Married to her high school sweetheart, Lauren lives in Northern California with her husband and their four children. Her latest book is Leaving Christian Science: 10 Stories of New Faith in Jesus Christ. She can be found online at https://laurenhunter.net.


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