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As The Fyre Festival Fiasco Hits The Courts, What Lessons Can We Learn?

Jules Lund | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Tech
Jules Lund

Festival goers were promised a weekend where they would be rubbing shoulders with the models and celebrity influencers who were promoting the event, including Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid and Emily Ratajkowski.

Madonna Slammed For ‘Narcissistic’ Instagram Post About Manchester Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

Madonna has been accused of “narcissism” after she shared an Instagram post paying tribute to to those affected by the Manchester terror attack. T...

Those Perfect Instagram Poses? They're Not Yoga

James Downs | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
James Downs

In light of this, I am all the more determined to cultivate an ethos of self-acceptance in my classes. I hope to help people reject comparisons with ideals, and dispel any myths around yoga practitioners and teachers as being special, other-worldy, or privy to insights on enlightenment.

Is Instagram Bad For Your Mental Health?

Laura Bell | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Tech
Laura Bell

The message? It seems pretty loud and clear to me: reduce usage of Instagram to decrease anxiety, low self-esteem and other mental health issues. Whilst Instagram is not the only cause of mental health problems for young people, more and more research is emerging to suggest it certainly contributes.

The Insecurities Of An Insta-Life

Cora Bauer | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Cora Bauer

It was New Year's Day and I was feeling awful after seeing everyone's motivational posts and super-toned bodies. I felt overwhelmed by feelings of inadequacy and didn't like how I couldn't go to sleep at night or get out of bed in the morning without checking the app.

Instagram 'Most Dangerous' Social Media Platform For Young People's Mental Health

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Instagram is the most dangerous social media site when it comes to young people’s mental health, new research has claimed. A survey of almost 1,500...

What Makes The Perfect Instagram Post?

Mike Bandar | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Tech
Mike Bandar

More than 1.2 million posts have been scheduled through HopperHQ to date - that means we have a lot of data at our fingertips! We thought it would be helpful to analyse this data to find out just what makes the perfect Instagram post. When we say perfect, we mean it terms of getting the most engagement through likes and comments.

Mike Bandar | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Tech
Mike Bandar

More than 1.2 million posts have been scheduled through HopperHQ to date - that means we have a lot of data at our fingertips! We thought it would be helpful to analyse this data to find out just what makes the perfect Instagram post. When we say perfect, we mean it terms of getting the most engagement through likes and comments.

Parenting Hack: This Dad Can Stop His Baby Screaming With One Simple Move

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Parents

After finding out that babies in Britain cry more than those in other parts of the world (tell us something we don’t know), we’ve been praying for...

Your Baby Is Beautiful, But You Don't Need Me To Tell You That

Nicola De Maine | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Parents
Nicola De Maine

No parent wants their child to worry about the way they look or to feel inadequate in anyway, but by placing social media so high on our own agenda we might be unwittingly laying the foundations for our children to grow up plagued by these anxieties.

'Marawa The Amazing' Takes Aim At Unrealistic Beauty Standards In Candid 'Before And After' Shot

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Not a day goes by when we aren’t subjected to somebody else’s vision of beauty: whether that’s heavily Photoshopped models gracing the pages of ...

Rise Of The Silver Insta-Influencers

Jules Lund | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Tech
Jules Lund

It's the new job on the block - but until now, the coveted role of online 'influencer' has remained pretty much the preserve of young women, as they pout their fresh-faced way to wages of thousands of pounds.

Haunting Illustrations Capture How Small You Can Feel In The Face Of Depression And Anxiety

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A graphic designer has captured his experience of depression and anxiety in a series of haunting illustrations. Polish artist Dawid Planeta is sharing...

Why We All Need A Digital Detox

Becky Stafferton | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Tech
Becky Stafferton

And it's not just because you need to be 100% contactable all of the time, no, there's that intense need to look busy if you're killing a bit of time between meetings, or you're waiting for a friend, or heaven forbid you're sat on a train and there's nothing to look at.

6 Food Trends That Would Never Exist Without Instagram

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The arrival of the Instagram age has not only ushered in a period in history where it is fully acceptable to stand on a table in public to photograph ...

Male Instagram Stars Are Transforming Men's Grooming Forever

Alexander Dalley | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Alexander Dalley

John prides himself on following a strict exfoliating and cleansing weekly regime and with his daily use of a moisturiser and eye cream evident in his fresh faced Instagram posts, there is little surprise that his number of followers have exploded in recent months.

This Bodybuilder Stopped Shaving Her Body Hair Last Year And Hasn't Looked Back Since

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A bodybuilder who stopped shaving her leg and armpit hair a year ago has revealed that she’s far more comfortable in her skin than she’s ever been...

It's Time To Get Richer

Murielle Maupoint | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK
Murielle Maupoint

The value of just one swanky watch can run an entire HIV clinic in Uganda for a year or the cost of the annual service on a Lamborghini can enable hundreds of children with cancer in rural Sri Lanka to access specialist treatment and save lives...

Rich Kids Of Instagram Donate Thousands To Help Children Living In Slums

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Known for private yacht parties, mid-week bar tabs that run into the thousands, and popping bottles of Cristal champagne just to pour them into the oc...

This Woman Matches Her Outfits To Art And It's Giving Us Instagram Goals

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK Style

Wouldn’t it be amazing if you could wear your favourite pieces of art? Well, just like a chameleon, Michelle Satterlee blends and matches her fashio...

Dolce & Gabbana Sparks Online Debate After Dressing Melania Trump Again

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Style

Dressing the First Lady of America has become somewhat of a stay-away-zone for a lot of fashion designers. Before the inauguration in January this ye...

This Teen Has A Kickass Message For Anyone Hating On Her Armpit Hair

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When Lalonie Davis posted a photo of her armpit hair on Instagram, she received more than 200 negative responses within the hour. Davis, 17, had poste...

Body-Positive Model Reveals How Weight Gain And Happiness Came Hand-In-Hand

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

At the peak of her modelling career, Liza Golden-Bhojwani lived off low-calorie meals and worked out religiously. While the modelling jobs were flyin...

Shedding Some Light On 'Dark Social': Why Content Must Be More Engaging Than Ever Before

Mick Entwisle | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Tech
Mick Entwisle

While Dark Social represents a major challenge for marketers looking to better measure and understand the different elements of their marketing, it also represents an opportunity for brands innovating in the space.

On Social Media? Would It Kill Ya To Assume The Best?

Toni Hargis | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK
Toni Hargis

Not only does he incorrectly assume that she was "paying no mind" to the carnage, he has no idea what might have transpired only seconds before or after. As the photographer later revealed, the poor woman was visibly horrified and behaving exactly the same as many other people on the bridge.