#dollypartonchallenge on Instagram: top posts and brief analysis

Nick Baklanov

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#dollypartonchallenge became viral because it is easy to implement and it shows the difference between how people position themselves on different social networks.

We did a brief research and gathered some data about #dollypartonchallenge on Instagram. We analyzed posts with hashtag #dollypartonchallenge from Instagram accounts who have over 1000 followers those were made between 22 and 27 january.

How many Instagram influencers took part in #dollypartonchallenge

We found that in 5 days from 22.01.2020 when Dolly Parton posted her original post 8 565 Instagram influencers took part in challenge. The most active were micro-influencers (5K-20K followers) who made 3740 posts.

Influencers from what countries were the most active in #dollypartonchallenge

Challenge gained the most popularity in Brazil and the USA by getting 2323 and 1805 respectively.

Top Instagram post #dollypartonchallenge by number of likes

  1. Melissa Fumero

Followers: 1.7M
Likes: 294K
Comments: 950
Melissa Fumero is an American actress and director. She is known for portraying Amy Santiago on Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Adriana Cramer on One Life to Live.

2. Billy Porter

Followers: 1.2 M
Likes: 167K
Comments: 2 295
Billy Porter is an American Broadway theater performer, singer, and actor. 

3. Raúl Alonso

Followers: 1.9 M
Likes: 159K
Comments: 796
Raúl Alonso Jiménez Rodríguez is a Mexican professional footballer who plays as a forward for English club Wolverhampton Wanderers and the Mexico national team. 

4. Thaynara OG

Followers: 4.1 M
Likes: 141K
Comments: 869
Thaynara Og was born on March 20, 1992 in São Luís, Maranhão, Brazil as Thaynara Oliveira Gomes. She is an actress, known for Amor com (2017), Internet: O Filme (2017) and Vai que Cola (2013).

5. David Ramsey

Followers: 1.3 M
Likes: 112K
Comments: 804
David Paul Ramsey is an American actor, director, and martial artist, best known for his roles in the CW series Arrow as John Diggle/Spartan, Anton Briggs on the Showtime TV series Dexter, and the film Mother and Child as Joseph.