The new policy read that Instagram can sell its users’ photos without notifying or paying them. This annoyed its esteemed users and everyone was shocked that how Instagram can be so ‘Cheap’ to make more and more money. Well, if Instagram has shocked the users, the users are also doing the same. Users are quitting the Instagram, and as a result, Instagram’s user base if following the down curve.
The audience tracker AppData has reveled that Instagram’s user base is decreasing and number of daily active users who access Instagram through Facebook was dropped to 12.4 million on Friday, while the same count was 16.4 million last week.
“We are mostly concerned with the proposed new Instagram, terms of service and if they remain as presented we may be forced to close our account.”
As of writing, this picture had received 40,000 ‘loves’ and 3,000 comments. The down fall in Instagram’s user base is just a practical result of all those stuffs, coming from the minds of annoyed users.
This down fall in Instagram’s user base is reported from AppData, while the owner Facebook is not ready to accept it and is addressing it as ‘inaccurate’. Here’s what Facebook’s spokesperson said to Reuters:
“This data is inaccurate at all. We continue to notice strong and continous growth in the number of registered and actives users on Instagram.”
According to AppData; that down fall in Instagram’s user base is just on the basis of daily active users, while the monthly users’ count is following uptrend.