Research + News | Topic: Instagram
Jul 20, 2017
UK Teens Say Instagram Is The Worst App For Cyberbullying
New research claims Instagram is home to more cyberbullies than any other social media platform, with Facebook coming in a close second. Read the article here.
Jun 19, 2017
Gen Z’s Head Game
The seemingly self-obsessed behavior of selfie taking hides some dark patterns regarding body image. Read the article here.
May 29, 2017
The Secret Online World of British Teens: How Streaks, Deep Likes And Ghosting Define Young Lives
Britain’s teenagers are growing up in a new online world, rife with anxiety-inducing social pressures, bullying, and security issues. What’s it like to grow up online?
Read the article from WIRED here.
May 9, 2017
Young Millennials Are All About Snapchat
But they like Facebook and Instagram too. Read the article here.
Apr 11, 2017
The Highs and Lows of Teens’ Instagram Use
For some it leads to closer bonds with friends, for others a greater risk of depression, study found. Read the article here.
Feb 6, 2017
5 Ways Your Kids Are Hacking Your Parental Controls
No matter how hard you try, your child will find a way to hack around your parental guidance. Here’s a way you can try to stay one step ahead.
Read the article and view the video here.
Jan 12, 2017
The Unspoken Rules Kids Create for Instagram
While parents sometimes impose rules for using social media on their kids, in the mind of adolescents, the most important rules are the unspoken rules they create for themselves. Read the article here.
Oct 21, 2016
Snapchat Beats Instagram And Facebook As The Top Social Platform For Teens
Study finds 80% use the app once a month. Read the article here.
Aug 22, 2016
Inside the Secret Facebook Group Instagram Uses To Talk To Teens
Part of the buzz around Instagram stories and the ubiquity of Instagram in teen culture no doubt comes from the closeness with this target audience. Read the article here.
Aug 12, 2016
Kids Bored with Facebook? What to Know About Their New Favorite Sites
Gone are the days of Facebook as a one-stop shop for all social-networking needs. While it may seem more complicated to post photos on Instagram, share casual moments on Snapchat, text on WhatsApp, and check your Twitter feed throughout the day, tweens and teens love the variety. Read the full article here.