Instagram Reaches 500 Million Users!
Instagram has just announced that it now has more than 500 million monthly active users — and more than 300 million who use the app everyday around the world!
Here in Dubai we are proud to be home to some massively prolific Instagram users, from bloggers, influencers and photographers to entrepreneurs, cool new businesses and of course the Middle East’s biggest selling weekly glossy, Ahlan!.
So to salute Instagram and this massive milestone, which is already trending with the hashtag #Instagram500m, we’ve compiled five of our fave celeb posts on the social media network, because who doesn't love looking at stars giving us a glimpse into their glam lives?!
When Kim and Amber Made Friends
After years of tension, Kanye West’s wife Kim Kardashian and his ex-Amber Rose seemed to have buried the hatchet as the two women posed together, letting us know there’s no feud between them anymore.
When Kendall did that thing with Her Hair
It’s one of the most-liked photos on Instagram and we understand why! Kendall Jenner is lying on the ground wearing an elegant and fancy dress, with her hair in heart shapes. The 20-year-old model beat her sister Kim Kardashian’s wedding picture with 3.6 million likes. She’s not a superstar for nothing!
When Ellen Took a Selfie with Hollywood
Ellen DeGeneres took the most legendary selfie during the Oscars night in 2014. Alongside Bradley Cooper, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt and more it's become one of the most talked about photos of all time. Best selfie ever!
When Taylor Achieved Squad Goals
Selena Gomez posted a behind the scene picture from Taylor Swift’s Bad Blood music video. We see the Hands to Myself singer with Zendaya, Gigi Hadid and BFF Taylor Swift, eating burgers. These girls are just so cool, we want to be in the same squad!
When Justin Made Us All Swoon
Justin Bieber posted a throwback picture of him and ex Selena Gomez holding hands and it kinda broke the internet. Fans went crazy thinking the young lovers were getting back together, but apparently it’s not happening anytime soon. During her Revival Tour, Selena made it clear she was over Justin by destroying a fan sign with “Marry Justin” written on it. Too bad Justin…