Instagram has stopped working with users unable to see peoples pictures and profiles. It keeps on showing a “Couldn’t refresh feed” message. The web version is also having problems and displaying a “5xx Server Error”.

If this persists will it be the end of the world for some people? Especially influencers and the so called Instagram ‘socialites’. With so many people actually making a living out of this app, so many careers would be dead within a snap. What will happen to the famous IG models… brand ambassadors… meme creaters?

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But is this now an opportunity for Snapchat to establish its dominance?