From the editors of InTaste
Words through Romy Oltuski and Shalayne Pulia
With greater than 800 million per 30 days customers, Instagram is obviously one of the most sensible canine in the social media enviornment. Before waving goodby to 2017, the platform launched its year-in-review stats this morning, revealing the most-liked posts, most sensible filters, most-used hashtags, and extra.
What we realized: Our favorite stars like to Insta, and Insta loves them again. Kendall Jenner is not just the international’s highest-paid style, she additionally tops the checklist of the most-followed fashions of 2017 with 83.7 million+ fans. Gaining 12 million fans this yr on my own, she got here in as the number-one maximum ‘buzzed about’ (i.e. discussed and tagged) style too, through Gigi Hadid. Fashion learners were additionally celebrated: Instagram’s Eva Chen known as out the body-positive recommend Sonny Turner as the number-one style to look at.
But Selena Gomez nonetheless reigns as the most-followed celebrity throughout all industries with 130 million+ fans. Her runner ups? Ariana Grande (115 million+ fans), Cristiano Ronaldo (116 million+ fans), Beyonce (108 million+ fans), and Kim Kardashian West (104 million+ fans), with Taylor Swift trailing intently in the back of (additionally 104 million+ fans). The youngest of the Kardashian-Jenner brood, Kylie Jenner, got here in quantity 4 on the checklist of celebrities who won the maximum fans in 2017 (Cristiano Ronaldo took the cake for that one with 30 million+ new fans). Chanel was once the most-followed fashion designer of the yr with 35 million+ fans, whilst Dior emerged as the maximum ‘buzzed about’ and Gucci’s Alessandro Michele boasts the maximum engaged following.
But if you wish to get an actual influence of 2017, glance no additional than the most-liked posts. Gomez stars in 5 of them (with two that includes her former bae, The Weeknd). Scroll down for the leisure, and notice in case you’ve added to the like-fest.
10. Selena Gomez’s 25th
The most-loved (favored) of all birthday posts: Selena posing together with her dessert on her 25th.
nine. Selena Fierce
This put up is instantly fireplace (and greater than 7 million Instagrammers agree).
eight. Ronaldo and fam
The celebrity football participant posed together with his fam (pre-birth of his fourth kid) again in August.
7. Selena hand-in-hand with The Weeknd
Ah, summer season love. This put up from May introduced in additional than 7 million likes.
6. Selena and previous bae (once more)
Back in April, those two were one scorching couple.
five. Cristiano Ronaldo’s twins
This yr was once a large one for Real Madrid ahead (and football dad) Cristiano Ronaldo. He introduced his twins’ start to the international on June 29.
four. Bey’s twins’ start
In true Queen Bey type, the tune icon introduced the start of her twins with a ravishing picture shoot. Her put up pronouncing twins Sir Carter and Rumi has garnered greater than 10 million likes.
three. Selena’s kidney surgical treatment
Gomez introduced her kidney transplant through thanking BFF Francia Raisa for donating one of her personal kidneys to the celebrity.
2. Cristiano Ronaldo’s daughter’s start
The football celebrity and his female friend Georgina Rodriguez welcomed daughter Alana Martina to the international on November 12.
1. Beyonce’s being pregnant announcement
The largest Insta-moment of 2017? Garnering greater than 11 million likes, the Carters introduced they were pregnant with twins on February 1.