How Does Instagram’s Algorithm Give Posts According to Your Tastes?

  • Interest
  • Timeliness
  • Relationships
  • Frequency
  • Following
  • Usage

1. Interest

2. Timeliness

3. Relationships

  • People whose content you like (possibly including stories and live videos)
  • People you DM (direct message)
  • People you search for
  • People you may know in real life

The 3 additional Instagram feed ranking factors

Negative Impacts

Instagram is supposed to be friendly. So why is it making people so miserable?

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