Why an Instagram Model With 800,000 Followers Is Quitting Social Media

Social media has given 18-year-old Essena O'Neill a massive platform. She amassed nearly 800,000 followers on Instagram and another 270,000 on YouTube and even earned a modeling contract with one of the biggest agencies in Australia.But now, she's leaving all that behind.

Michael Kors’ First Instagram Ad Gets Instant Complaints

The first brand to run an Instagram ad is Michael Kors, which rolled out a promo for a high-end watch late this morning. And so far, users who are taking the time to comment do not appear to be fans—more on that in a bit.