Instagram announced yet another platter of ever-rising Instagrammers who are constantly breaking the app with their wit and charms. Well, for some people, social media numbers may not count but for some the numbers are significant. The popular “millennial-goer” app has around 1 billion vigorous users and is considered as the most winning social networking platform after Facebook.
The “star-studded” Instagram Awards were held in Mumbai and saw Bollywood celebrities crisping to their social media success. The list of Instagram winners who bagged the awards were based on specific data, cluttered from 2018 January to 2018 November. However, the expert panel worked round the clock to decide whose creativity and visual storytelling is worth to fit the Instagrammer “award-club”.
List of categories included: fashion; food and entertainment, the most followed account of the year to the most engaging one followed by storyteller and rising star Instagrammer award of the year.
The list goes by:
1. Priyanka Chopra Jonas
With the emerging Hollywood success, International star Priyanka Chopra Jonas, rocking 40 million worshipers spread across her Instagram account, bagged the “Most Followed Account” award of the year.
2. Deepika Padukone
Famous Bollywood actress was granted “Storyteller of the Year” award, for conveying the most engaging Instagram stories. One can tell that Deepika in her Insta stories stays true to her fans.
3. Virat Kohli
The Instagrammer award was not just limited to Bollywood celebrities, the evening saw most loved Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli bagging the most “Engaged Account of the Year” award. This famous public figure keeps his followers on toes by providing them with little “sneak-peek” into his “ever-busy”, sporty life.
4. Sara Ali Khan
When it comes to making successful Bollywood or Instagram debut, Sara Ali Khan counts the list and within a short speck of time, this Bollywood star kid emerged into a rising star so smoothly, she was in the tabloids for everything that she is, even before making a grand entry to Bollywood. Sara was successful in receiving the “Rising Star Award” of the year.
5. Pooja Dhingra
Since the food blogging industry has expanded and welcomed new names, top chef Pooja Dhingra bagged the “Food Account of the Year”, for contributing a delectable journey to food junkies all over the world.
6. Bhuvan Bam
One of the most internet famous personalities Bhuvan Bam whose hilarious videos go viral within seconds bagged the “Entertainment Account of the Year” award.
7. Sejal Kumar
Millennial favorite and one of the most sought after social media stars, Sejal Kumar bagged the “Fashion Account of the Year” and for all the reasons, she deserves it!