Sisters Kylie Jenner and Kim Kardashian urge Instagram to stop copying TikTok

Kylie Jenner on May 03, 2019 in New York City.

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Celebrity sisters Kylie Jenner and Kim Kardashian criticized Instagram on Monday, urging the app to stop copying rival TikTok.

To their millions of Instagram followers, Jenner and Kardashian posted a message that read, “Make Instagram Instagram again.”

“Trying to be a tiktok, I just want to see cute pics of my friends,” the post said.

Mark ZuckerbergCEO of metaThe company that owns Facebook and Instagram is pushing into short videos, a market where TikTok is dominated by mobile.

Both Jenner and Kardashian are hugely influential on social media. In 2018, Jenner Slammed Redesign of Instagram competitor Snapchat, creating parent company crackShares fell 7 percent

Meta shares were relatively flat in after-hours trading.

Instagram did not immediately respond to CNBC’s request for comment.

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