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Instagram Now Shows When Your Friends Are Online

07/19/2018, When using apps like Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp, seeing if your friends are online at the moment is important because then you know whether or not the person might reply immediately. However when it comes to Instagram, we’re not sure if there is a...

Facebook Wants To Sync Instagram Contacts With Messenger

07/19/2018, Considering that Facebook owns a bunch of social media-related products and services, it’s not surprising that the company would want them to synchronize with each other on some level. In fact at some point there was a bit of controversy as Facebook...

New Instagram Feature Lets Public Accounts Remove Followers

07/18/2018, If you truly wanted to stop people from looking at your feed, the only option was to make your account private. Even if you blocked someone, if your account was public, they just needed to bring up your account in a private browser window to access the...


Facebook Messenger May Add Option To Sync Instagram Account

07/16/2018, Facebook Messenger already enables users to add their Instagram account but syncing it isn’t an option right now. A new discovery reveals that Facebook has started testing this feature which will enable Messenger users to sync their Instagram...

Instagram Adds The Questions Sticker In Stories

07/10/2018, Instagram today announced that it has added the questions sticker in Stories. This will allow the user’s followers to submit questions for them to answer. Instagram also added a polling feature in Stories which lets users take input from their...

Instagram’s ‘You’re All Caught Up’ Feature Is Now Live

07/02/2018, These days it seems that companies are working to introduce new features to their apps, services, and hardware, and it’s not so much about groundbreaking revolutionary features, but features that are aimed towards “digital wellness” which basically...

Instagram Testing Allowing Users To Ask Questions In Stories

07/02/2018, The Stories feature of Instagram used to be somewhat one dimensional where users would just post photos or videos. However the feature has evolved over time where it now allows users to add all kinds of interactive features, such as the ability to tag...

Instagram Testing A Fixed Stories Bar

07/01/2018, Instagram has seen a lot of success with the Stories feature that it pinched from Snapchat with more people actually using the feature on Instagram than they do on the ephemeral messaging app. Stories are front and center in the Instagram app as...

Instagram Now Allows Users To Add Music To Their Stories

06/29/2018, If you’re an avid user of Instagram’s Stories feature, you’ll be pleased to learn that Instagram has updated it with a new feature that will make it more exciting. What feature, you ask? According to Instagram’s blog, they have announced that...

A Lite Version Of Instagram Has Been Released

06/28/2018, Many major online services have launched lightweight versions of their apps to offer a better experience to users in the developing world where the vast majority of people have low-end devices and network connectivity can be iffy. Facebook-owned Instagram...

Instagram Video Chat Goes Live Today

06/26/2018, A handful of new Instagram features were announced at Facebook’s F8 developers’ conference and Instagram video chat was one of them. The company is now rolling out those features for the photo-sharing app. Instagram video chat has gone live...

Instagram’s Redesigned ‘Explore’ Tab Is Rolling Out To Users

06/26/2018, A couple of months ago back in April, it was discovered that Instagram was testing out a new redesigned Explore tab. Instagram does test out new features every now and then so it wasn’t all that surprising to hear about it, plus it was also confirmed...

IGTV Is Instagram’s Standalone App For Longer Vertical Videos

06/20/2018, As expected, Instagram today announced the launch of a new standalone app called IGTV. It aims to re-envision mobile video and compete with the likes of YouTube in the process. IGTV will be available as a standalone app and a tab inside the core Instagram...