Instagram is the new social media platform for discovering new talent. Everyone from models, actresses, makeup artists to music video costars were discovered by both brands and celebrities this year. Established models like Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner with millions of followers and counting are proof of this. Instagram is a perfect platform to get discovered as a designer, artist, or model.
Here is a Q& A with our founder of Instafamed Paulina (@sheispaulina): Hi Paulina, how long did it take you to get almost a million Instagram followers? I joined Instagram two years ago. When I first joined I had no idea what Instagram was really about and didn't post often. After a year I really started to be active on Instagram and posted more frequently. At this point more followers started to engage with me and it was sort of a "domino effect" from there.