How I Accidentally Got 2,000,000 Views on Instagram

2 million views for only 2 minutes of my time

Sean Peck
4 min readJan 6, 2022


Social media is one of the most powerful tools of the internet and it’s truly incredible seeing how far social media and technology have now as we are in the new year.

Social media is bound to get even more new features this decade with the Metaverse now being talked about more often but that’s a different story.

“We get to live in a time when we get to use social media as a tool”

-Gigi Hadid

Platforms like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, YouTube, and the most popular one now TikTok are all crucial to have if you want to start a new brand.

That’s where Instagram comes in for me.

I’ve used Instagram since I first started using social media. In fact, it was the first app I downloaded when I got my iPod Touch way back when I was in 7th grade so around six years ago.

Having seen Instagram grow throughout the years into one of the most downloaded social media platforms, I began to remember all the new features and updates Instagram had, and about 6 months ago, I decided to start theme accounts where I can potentially use my skills in digital marketing to get followers and make money through social media.

If you don’t think it’s possible to make money on social media, you couldn’t be more wrong. Social media accounted for over 50 billion dollars by the end of 2021, theme accounts can be legitimate businesses now to make money.

How do these theme accounts make money on social media? There are tons of factors that can into that and it depends on what social…



Sean Peck

Content writer on self-improvement, changing for life for the better (IG: @sseanpeck)