Selena Gomez is still the queen of Instagram in 2017, with more than 130 million followers.
The singer is ahead of the soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo (No. 2 with 116 million), fellow artist artist Ariana Grande (No. 3 with 115 million), Beyoncé (No. 4 with 108 million), Kim Kardashian West ( No. 5 with 104 million) and Taylor Swift (No. 6 with 104 million).
Gómez also has five of the 10 most beloved photos of 2017, although the first place went to Beyoncé for the photo that announced she was pregnant with twins. The most popular photo of Gomez of the year was in third place overall, behind the publications of Beyoncé and Ronaldo.
Ronaldo also dominated Instagram in regards to videos: he has six of the top 10 places, including number 1, and his fellow athlete Lionel Messi posted the second most popular video of the year. Ronaldo could be close to dethroning Gómez in 2018; it obtained the greater amount of followers in 2017, more than 30 million, whereas Gómez was in second place with 24 million new followers.
Here's the most beloved image of the year:
And here's the most beloved video of 2017:
In the realm of celebrity news, babies, weddings and engagements top the list of Instagram moments. In addition to the announcement of Beyoncé on the internet, Julia Stiles, Behati Prinsloo (wife of Adam Levine) and Ciara topped the list of celebrities related to the baby. Julianne Hough and Emmy Rossum were first and second in the publications most beloved wedding.
Tom Brady and Jennifer Garner were among the best public figures who joined Instagram in 2017.
Although the same celebrities attract a lot of attention on social media, there were also many animated movies and television properties. Game of Thrones ranked first on the most enthusiastic television show, followed by Shameless Teen Wolf SpongeBob and 13 reasons why ] It was a story as old as time on the film front, with Beauty and the Beast taking first place ahead of La La Land Justice League ] ] Trolls and Guardians of the Galaxy.
The stars also shared many moments behind the scenes on Instagram, with the picture of Reese Witherspoon with Mindy Kaling on the set of A Wrinkle in Time topping that list, just before the shooting by Ryan Reynolds from the first day of filming at Deadpool 2.
Musically, Gomez, Grande and Beyoncé were the most popular artists on Instagram, while Coachella, the Grammy Awards and SXSW were the three most commented musical events on the social networking platform.