Are you accidentally using banned hashtags on Instagram?
This fascinating article explains why Instagram has banned certain hashtags, and provides a surprising list of banned hashtags. For instance:
Read the story for complete details.
Special thanks to @serenaehrlich for posting this article in our discussion forum, along with this comment: “Just an FYI that it appears the algorithm Instagram promised was coming is finally here and it is impacting the number of likes across the board – people are seeing a decrease of more than 50% or more on their likes. Has anyone here been impacted?”