The Essential #RoyalWedding Instagram Insights

We ran #RoyalWedding through our Instagram hashtag analytics to unlock the key stats such as total posts and to see who and which fashion brands were mentioned the most.

Essential #RoyalWedding Instagram Statistics

Our Instagram hashtag analytics will return 10 vital metrics so you can gather the historical data you need.


On Saturday, May 19, 2018, the day of the event, there were more than 418,000 #RoyalWedding Instagram posts.

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The most popular time to post was between 12pm – 1pm on May 19. This was the exact same time that the ceremony occurred.

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Amongst the most popular uploads, over 87% of the top posts contained people. Veil featured in 15% of these posts.

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Meghan Markle was hashtagged more than Prince Harry. Interestingly, of the top 25 most associated hashtags, no other names or designers were included.


Most Liked #RoyalWedding Photo On Instagram

The post with the most likes comes from @theellenshow and has garnered more than 3.1 million likes and counting.

I had a wonderful morning. #RoyalWedding

A post shared by Ellen (@theellenshow) on

Who Was Mentioned The Most On Instagram?

The top three people mentioned the most in #RoyalWedding Instagram posts were:

  1. Prince Harry
  2. Meghan Markle
  3. Prince William

The best of the rest included the likes of famous attendees and members of the Royal Family.

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Who Were The Top Fashion Brands Mentioned?

The top 10 fashion designers mentioned in #RoyalWedding Instagram posts are as follows:

  1. Givenchy
  2. Stella McCartney
  3. Dior
  4. McQueen
  5. Dolce & Gabbana
  6. Gucci
  7. Philip Treacy
  8. Vivienne Westwood
  9. Versace
  10. Chanel

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