Instagram is a great app for sharing creative and unique pictures. We have to admit though, we’re starting to see some patterns emerge in the users we follow.With some observation, i have narrowed down all of Instagram into 10 users. These users are everywhere, they weave in and out of our lives and feeds. You’ll recognize them instantly — they’re your friends, family, colleagues. They are you.
1. The Foodie
Description: A common sighting, Foodies are known for taking pictures of every single meal they’ve eaten since Instagram was introduced in 2010.
Filter of Choice: Nashville.
2. The Wannabe Photographer
Description: Every day, this Instagrammer posts another photo of some cool shot he or she took. This instgrammer strives to find a good shot. They will take a picture of a doorknob and make it seem as if its a Picasso. Calm down!
Filter of Choice: Rise.
3. The Couple That ‘Grams Together
Description: This couple always floods Instagram with their pictures. They’ve taken the same picture so many times their faces have begun to merge together.
Filter of Choice: Amaro.
4. The Eternal Vacationers
Description: London, Dubai, New York — this couple is always on vacation, and always posting pictures from those vacations. How do they afford this many vacations? *Cough* LeAnn Dlamini
Filter of Choice: X-Pro II.
5. “Every Day Is #tbt” Girl/Guy
Description: Throwback Thursday is designated to one day per week because of people like this Instagrammer. He abuses the system, posting a neverending slew of embarrassing photos. Calm down.
Filter of Choice: Inkwell.
6. The Frequent Flyer
Description: Eternally flying into and out of O.R Tambo. The Frequent Flyer will always make sure he’s delivering cityscapes and plane wings to your timeline. Barrie!
Filter of Choice: Brannan.
7. The Selfie Girl
Description: Everyday, at work or school, on the toilet — this Instagrammer never stops taking selfies.
Filter of Choice: Mayfair.
8. Mr. Bad News
Description: His VW, weed, half naked girls- this Instagrammer might not grasp the concept of “public profile.”
Filter of Choice: Walden.
9. The Dog Girl
Description: What can we say? This girl loves dogs. How many dogs does she have, exactly? Maybe somebody should check on her.
Filter of Choice: Hudson.
10. The Constant InstaVid Barrie
Description: This Instagrammer loves to do Instavids. They would either be singing or rapping or doing the same thing over and over in every video.
Filter of Choice: #nofilter
Then there is your:
Timeline Flooder- Relax please, why is this person uploading photos back to back. Give it time.
Club girl: This chick is always doing her duck face in the club and is usually posing with friends.
Whitagram crowd: Clearly the trend has taken over. Now everyone’s Timeline looks the same.
The Hashtag dependent: Woah, easy with the tags. This instagrammer will hashtag anything and everything!
Which one are you?
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