Author: jordynnford

I am a Junior at Slippery Rock University that has a dream of being a successful women in the professional world. I am motivated by understanding 'knowledge is power'.

Instagram Loves Jamie Anderson:


Jamie Anderson, snowboarder representing the Unites States in the Sochi 2014 Olympics, has given Instragram a fun look at the gold medal! 

Anderson soared from an average of 4,000 likes on a picture to 22,485 as her highest amount of likes. Why? She won of course! The photo she uploaded of her standing on the podium, holding flowers, and wearing her gold medal caused a rise in her social media image. Followers liked everything about her, comments varied about her looks to a congratulations from all over the world. Has her contribution to Instagram made her image fun and relatable? Anyone who says, “Time to celebrate” under a post can be recognized as fun. 



Anderson is owning her new brand of being an Olympic Gold Medalist! Social Media has showed her personality and fans are gravitating towards her. To Anderson, pictures are used for revealing how happy and thankful she is to have represented the United States. Instagram has opened an even easier path for athletes to reach fans all over the world and show them their experience. 

People follow prominent people to feel like they know them, seeing their personal journey through photos has given Instagram a winning edge to their social media platform. @JAMIEANDERSONSNOW has excelled in showing her journey at  the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.