Research + News | Topic: Instagram

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.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

Why Teens Around the World Are Freaking Out About Thai Slime

Today if you search the hashtag #slime on Instagram, you’ll find over 600,000 posts, most of them by young girls. Read the article here.

If You Have Over 25 Photos on Instagram, You’re No Longer Cool

Turns out for teens, Instagram is much more than a medium to share photos on — it’s an extension of their identities. Read the article here.

The Child Explains It All

Social media apps as explained by a 15-year-old girl. Read the article here.

The Rise of Vegan Teenagers: ‘More People Are Into It Because of Instagram’

The number of vegans in the UK has risen by 350% in the past decade – a movement driven by the young. Teens explain why they are ditching meat and dairy. Read the article here.

Snapchat Now Beats Instagram Among Teen Users

Snapchat has surpassed Instagram as the social media bae of choice among teenagers, according to a study done by Piper Jaffray. Read the article here.