More than half of Instagram influencers 'engaged in fraud', with 45 per cent of accounts 'fake'

More than half (55 per cent) of Instagram influencers were involved in some form of social media fraud and fakery in 2020, despite an eight percentage point decrease from 2019. A new study by HypeAuditor also found 45 per cent of Instagram accounts were fake.

by Arvind Hickman
Geordie Shore star Chloe Ferry received a backlash for holidaying in Dubai and not socially distancing (see image below) (Source: Instagram)
Geordie Shore star Chloe Ferry received a backlash for holidaying in Dubai and not socially distancing (see image below) (Source: Instagram)

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