In the social network Facebook earnings conference call, CEO Mark - Zuckerberg (Mark Zuckerberg) announced that the company's photo sharing application Instagram Stories function has 300 million active users. WhatsApp is similar to the function of Status, there are 300 million active users.
Stories is a competitor to the Snapchat Stories function, and it now has two times as many daily active users as Snapchat.
Instagram said in mid June this year, the Stories function has 250 million active users. That is to say, it in less than 5 months increased by 50 million users. In July, WhatsApp Status on the number of active users has reached 250 million.
Zuckerberg said that the focus of attention from the Facebook users in their applications
Snapchat now has 173 million active users, only about half of the popular Instagram Stories, although Instagram Stories than Snapchat Stories launched more late, but basically it is an imitation of Snapchat Stories.
Instagram Stories was launched in 15 months ago, after its development speed is very fast. Recently, Instagram Stories launched a new questionnaire that allows users to conduct a questionnaire survey of their stories, and to view the results in real time.