New York Times: Instagram Is Now a Dating Platform, Too. Here’s How to Navigate It.

New York Times: Instagram Is Now a Dating Platform, Too. Here’s How to Navigate It.. “As of September, Instagram has more than 800 million users worldwide who engage with the app at least once a month. Of those, 300 million use Instagram Stories every day, according to a spokesperson for the company. Some of them use Instagram for their businesses; some for sharing photos of their kids; and some for distributing memes about hungover mornings and overeating. And then there are those who use Instagram as a supplemental match-making tool. ‘It’s basically a portfolio for your dating life,’ said Halen Yau, 31, a public relations manager from Toronto.”