What Does ATP Mean On Instagram?

If you were to search ‘ATP’ on Google, the chances are that your page would be flooded with results relating…

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If you were to search ‘ATP’ on Google, the chances are that your page would be flooded with results relating to professional tennis and to the ATP World Series championship.

Because of this, the ‘ATP’ acronym on social media is responsible for creating some confusion, especially between users of different ages and demographics.

Luckily, we’re here to clear it up.

On Instagram, ‘ATP’ means ‘At This Point’. Alternatively, it can also be used as a shorthand way of saying ‘Answer The Phone’.

ATP as At This Point

This is the most common use of ATP on Instagram and is used in conversation and messages as well as on post captions and reel captions.

Some examples of how this could be used in a wider statement include…

“ATP, I’m done”

“Do you think she would be here ATP if she was coming?”

ATP as Answer The Phone

We’ve all sat listening to the phone ring, silently willing the person on the other end to answer.

This acronym invites users to send a quick fire message to a friend, instructing them in no uncertain terms to ‘Answer The Phone’!

We hope this article helps you to dissect and understand communications across Instagram and beyond!