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You Will Soon Be Able To Turn Off Instagram Comments

12/06/2016, Instagram today announced a couple of new features to combat abuse on the platform. It has already given users the ability to filter comments based on keywords. It was the first step in providing users more control over comments on their posts and...

Instagram Notifies You When Someone Takes A Screenshot Of Your DM

11/27/2016, As some of you guys might have heard, Instagram rolled out a new feature for the app in the form of disappearing messages, which basically is another feature that they have lifted from Snapchat. In case you’re unfamiliar, the idea is that these are...

Instagram Embraces Live Video And Ephemeral Messaging

11/21/2016, Instagram has rapidly been adding new features to the platform and it’s out with two new features today. Live video will now be available on Instagram Stories, allowing users to broadcast video live to their followers. It’s also embracing...

Facebook Launches Unified Inbox For Facebook, Messenger, Instagram

11/15/2016, While Facebook does own Instagram, both apps still exist separately. While there is some integration, for the most part if you did not know, you would not think that Facebook and Instagram were somehow related. A good example would be messages where...

Instagram’s CEO Confirms Live Video Feature In The Works

11/10/2016, Last month several screenshots appeared that seemed to suggest that at least over in Russia, Instagram was testing out a new live feature. Basically this feature allows users to broadcast live videos to their followers. Given that Facebook already has a...

Instagram Stories Get Mentions, Links, And Boomerang

11/10/2016, Instagram launched its Stories feature a couple of months ago. If you think it sounds similar to Snapchat Stories, that’s more than a coincidence, because the feature is more or less the same as Snapchat Stories. Instagram is rolling out an update...

Instagram Wants To Make Shopping Easier With Tags

11/01/2016, Instagram is going to make money if it can get you to buy products via its platform. To aid shoppers who might want to buy something that they’ve come across on Instagram the Facebook-owned company is introducing shoppable photo tags. They will...

How to Download Instagram Videos

10/24/2016, After Facebook acquired Instagram, it pushed several updates to the app revealing new UI (user interface) tweaks and some new features as well. One of the most loved additions in 2013 was the ability to share a 15-second video. Now, in contrast, it gives...

Instagram Is Testing Out The Ability To Post Live Videos

10/21/2016, Facebook has a feature in the form of Facebook Live that allows users to post videos live on the spot. This is great if you want to share with your friends and family members updates about yourself and where you are at, as well as interact with their...

Instagram Launches Tools To Report Suicide/Self-Harm Posts

10/20/2016, Social media is a great place to share your thoughts and feelings no matter how dark they might be. However on more than one occasion, we have seen how some people have shared thoughts on suicide or self-harm on social media, only to actually follow...

Instagram Stories Now Appearing In The Explore Tab

10/18/2016, A couple of months ago, Instagram announced Stories, a new feature that many have likened to Snapchat’s own Stories feature. Now Instagram is all about discovery which is why in August, they announced that they were planning on introducing Stories to...

Instagram Now Available On Windows 10 Devices

10/14/2016, Earlier this year, Instagram launched its app on Windows 10 Mobile, meaning that if you owned a Windows 10 Mobile device, you will also be able to access the Instagram app. Given that the Windows 10 platform is kind of a unified platform, it was odd that...

Instagram Update Now Lets Users Save Posts As A Draft

09/20/2016, Social media these days isn’t just about you and your friends sharing photos of your food, travel, and life. Social media these days also consists of sponsorships and promotions, where “influencers” post mini advertorials to promote brands while...