Research + News | Topic: Instagram
Jul 22, 2021
Instagram ‘Pushes Weight-Loss Messages To Teenagers’
Researchers find minimal interactions by teen users can trigger a deluge of thin-body and dieting images. Read the article here.
Jul 16, 2021
Meet The Teens Running Fan Pages For 2000s TV Shows That Aired When They Were Babies
Teens are running TikTok and Instagram fan pages for TV shows that aired in the 2000s. Read the article here.
Jul 15, 2021
Sharenting: Solving The Problem Of Parents And Kids On Instagram
Tim Elmore blogs about what parents need to consider regarding their own social media posts involving their kids. Read the blog here.
May 11, 2021
More Gen Zers Now Use TikTok Than Instagram In The US
In 2023, TikTok will surpass Snapchat in total US users. Read the article here.
Apr 16, 2021
Social Media Use In 2021
A majority of Americans say they use YouTube and Facebook, while use of Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok is especially common among adults under 30. Read the article here.
Apr 7, 2021
Instagram For Kids?! 3 Red Flags Every Parent Should Consider
Protect Young Minds provides reasons that Instagram for kids is not developmentally age-appropriate. Read the article here.
Mar 26, 2021
Facebook Is Working On An Instagram For Kids
Vishal Shah, Instagram’s vice president of product, reportedly announced the initiative in a Facebook post for employees. Read the article here.
Mar 16, 2021
Instagram Will No Longer Let Adults Message Teens Who Don’t Follow Them
Teen users will also be shown safety prompts when messaging ‘suspicious’ adults. Read the article here.
Jan 13, 2021
The Paradox Of Online “Body Positivity”
It has always sucked to compare yourself to the prettiest girl in school, but it sucks a lot more to feel like everybody else in the entire world is the prettiest girl in school. Read the article here.
Dec 10, 2020
Instagram Influencers Making Guys More Body-Conscious
Young men’s attitudes about body image and fitness can be affected by Instagram influencers, according to a new study. Read the article here.