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Instagram surpasses 400 million users

Instagram adds another 100 million users to its roster in the last 9 months, now topping 400 million
By: Anthony Garreffa | Apps News | Posted: Sep 24, 2015 1:37 am

Instagram hit their 300 million user milestone late last year, but they've added a huge 100 million users in the last 9 months to reach 400 million users in total now.

 

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The photo-focused social network is an interesting beast, especially under the wing of Facebook. Instagram has noted that 75% of these active users are coming from outside of the United States, but can it continue this huge growth? Facebook acquired Instagram back in 2012 for $1 billion, but that deal feels like nothing when you consider the social network slapped down $19 billion to acquire WhatsApp in 2013.

NEWS SOURCES:Engadget.com, Techspot.com

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