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'Insta famous' is now a full time paid job

Maegan Thompson

The social media app, Instagram is becoming bigger and bigger everyday, and normal people are becoming famous, making huge amounts of money off the app.

But how does it all work?

Maegan Thompson went and found out.

The story was part of a programme broadcast onĀ Plains 96.9 FM, Canterbury's community access radio station.