Instagram is probably today's best venue to find out whether a certain fad, phenomenon, item, or place is the top pick of the season. As they say, if you didn't post it, it didn't happen. And so as 2018 draws to a close, we review the trends that came up on everyone's Instagram feed and had everyone double-tapping. Read on!
Most Instagrammed Bag
Net-a-porter describes Chloé's Nile Shoulder Bag as one of the most Instagrammed bags. When cross-checked on IG, the bag appears over 60,000 times on IG, followed by Marc Jacobs' Snapshot bag (almost 60,000), and the Dior Saddle bag, appearing in over 50,000 hashtags.
Most Popular Instagram Pose
Nailing your pose is imperative to get a great OOTD shot. But if you're awkward with your hands and don't know how to pose standing up, sitting is your best bet.
The happiest geotagged place in the world
According to Instagram, Tokyo Disneyland recorded the highest use of the :) emoji in the caption and it is coincidentally the most geotagged location on Instagram.
Top Advocacy Hashtags
2018 is the year when everyone was woke. In fact, the most popular advocacy hashtags on Instagram are #MeToo (1.5 million), #TimesUp (597,000), and #MarchForOurLives (5672,000) which call for movements against sexual harassment and fighting off gun violence.
Most Viral Dance Challenge
Drake may not know if Kiki loves him but one thing is for sure: his song is this year's ultimate dance craze!
Bonus: Top Fandom
BTS Army assumes top fandom for this year and it's not hard to see why. This K-pop group's social dominance can be attributed to their inspired music and great fashion sense.