Majority of Instagram users do not know that the company constantly filters its system to remove abusive contents, and this does not leave hashtags behind.
Hashtags are the most powerful weapons on Instagram, with the right hashtags, you can showcase your product and services to thousands of users and gain a whole lot of followers in the process without spending a dime.
However, some of the users who know how powerful hashtag is are taking advantage and using it in the wrong possible manners.
This led to Instagram restricting some of these abused hashtags and completely banning many others. Below is a long list of both restricted and banned hashtags on Instagram for the year 2017.
The purpose of us publishing this list to warn you against the use of these hashtags, DO NOT use them no matter what. They won’t add value to your Instagram marketing campaign. Instead, will place your account at risk when you constantly use them. Avoid the use of these hashtags.