The 11 Most Frequently Photographed Cups of Coffee on Instagram (Infographic) Coffee shots on Instagram are a staple. Here are the blends that generate the most social traction.

By Geoff Weiss

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Death To The Stock Photo

If a cup of coffee is brewed in a café and no one is around to Instagram it, did it ever really exist?

Coffee shots on Instagram have become a staple for aspiring hipsters the world over. But what kinds of cups generate the most social traction? UK coffee vending machine supplier Express Vending has compiled a list of the most popular blends.

While coffee orders have been hashtagged over 10 million times, the trusty latte takes the cake by a landslide with 2.9 million uploads, followed by cappuccino at 1.6 million uploads.

Related: Americans Are Drinking Less Coffee Than Ever. Here's Why.

Not a coffee drinker? Unfortunately, when it comes to social media sway, tea tends to be a rather lukewarm proposition, boasting a mere 14.8 million shares compared to coffee's 39.1 million shares.

For more stats -- including how, precisely, to make Americanos, Macchiatos and Flat Whites -- check out the infographic below.

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The 11 Most Frequently Photographed Cups of Coffee on Instagram (Infographic)

Related: The 100 Most Popular Emoji Hashtags on Instagram (Infographic)

Geoff Weiss

Former Staff Writer

Geoff Weiss is a former staff writer at

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