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Top 10 New York Times Journalists on Instagram

Instagram offers a chance for people to have a glimpse inside the day-to-day life of their friends, family and favorite tastemakers. Cision Blog touched on how to best use Instagram to connect to audiences earlier this week, and today we are taking a look at some people who are doing it right. This week’s list takes a look at the most influential New York Times journalists and contributors on Instagram, by volume of followers. Using Cision’s media database, we compiled the list below based on Cision’s proprietary research. All numbers were pulled August 5, 2015.


1.  Brendon Coolidge Monaghan – Senior VP & Publisher of T Magazine: NYT Style Mag – 16,219

A much needed escape. Last nights epic sunset. #nofilter #mykonos #BCMMBHTravel

A photo posted by Brendan Coolidge Monaghan (@teambrando) on



2.  Matthew Schneier – Style Reporter – 12,917



3.  Jon Caramanica – Contributing Pop Music Critic & Style Columnist – 4,199

that cozy sunday read

A photo posted by joncaramanica (@joncaramanica) on



4.  Molly Young – Contributing Writer – 3,681

This logo is murderously cool

A photo posted by Molly Young (@magicmollys) on



5.  Simone Oliver – Growth Strategy Editor – 2,835

Is there a Prince version to this amazing pillow found at @dansaltzstein's desk? #importantquestions #latergram

A photo posted by Simone Oliver (@simonesoliver) on



6.  Oliver Strand – Contributing Writer – 2,815



7.  Dan Saltzstein – Assistant Travel Editor – 1,237

Pure power. Amazing to get this close. #747

A photo posted by Dan Saltzstein (@dansaltzstein) on



8.  Joanna Nikas – Styles Staff Editor – 1,080

Chill lunch view

A photo posted by Joanna Nikas (@joannanikasnyc) on



9.  Robert Simonson – Contributing Drinks Writer – 961




10.  Alison Cohn – Contributing Columnist – 738



[Image courtesy of Hernán Piñera on Flickr.]

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