Most followed Instagram accounts [July 2018]

Instagram is one of the best online photo and video sharing applications for both Android and iOS platform. It is a platform, where one can meet former friends and make newer friends, follow celebrity and enjoy other interesting features.

But it is not just a social platform, it is a business arena! Companies advertised either through the platform or via celebrities accounts with the most followers. Today, we will list out the most followed Instagram accounts, as of July 2018!

Before we begin, be very much aware that Selena Gomez is the most followed individual, with over 138 million followers, while Instagram is the most followed accounts on Instagram with over 200millions followers.


Account nameFollowersProfessionsCountry
@Instagram242 millionsSocial media platformUSA
@selenagomez139 millionsMusician and actressUSA
@cristiano133 millionsFootballer and business ownerPortugal
@arianagrande123 millionsMusician and actressUSA
@beyonce116 millionsMusician and actressUSA
@kimkardashian114 millionsModel, Reality TV personality, ActressUSA
@kyliejenner111 millionsReality TV personality, ModelUSA
@taylorswift110 millionsMusician and actressUSA
@therock (Dwayne Johnson)109 millionsActor and professional wrestlerUSA
@justinbieber101 millionsMusician Canada
@neymarjr98 millionsFootballerBrazil
@leomessi (Lionel Messi)96 millionsFootballerArgentina
@kendalljenner92 millionsModelUSA
@natgeo (National Geographic)89 millionsMagazineUSA
@nickiminaj (Nicki Minaj)88 millionsMusicianTrinidad
@nike79 millionsSportswear multinational corporationUSA
@khloekardashian77 millionsReality TV personalityUSA
@jlo (Jennifer Lopez)77 millionsMusician and ActressUSA
@mileycyrus76 millionsMusician and ActressUSA
@katyperry71 millionsMusicianUSA
@ddlovato (Demi Lovato)69Musician and actress USA
@kourtneykardash65Reality TV personality USA
@badgalriri (Rihanna)64MusicianBarbados
@realmadrid60Football ClubSpain
@victoriassecret60Lingerie retailer USA

And among this list, you can’t find a single Nigeria artist, is it unfortunate or doesn’t matter? I really can’t tell. Following the most followed country worldwide, USA is the first with 241millions followers, then Portugal with 132millions followers and Canada with 101million followers.

One thing is sure, most of this Individual, companies accounts followers are more than the entire population of a certain country. Even Instagram followers is more than the entire population of Nigeria, Gomez account is more than the entire populations of France, Germany and many others.

The most liked Instagram picture, is Kylie Jenner first photo of her daughter Stormi, with 17.9 millions likes, and was uploaded on the February 6, 2018.

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