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Instagram Stories Can Now Be Simultaneously Posted To Facebook

10/06/2017, When Instagram launched its Stories feature, many called the feature a copycat/rip-off of Snapchat, but the feature proved to be so popular that we’re sure that most people probably don’t care by now. Seeing its success, Facebook then tried to...

Shopify Launches Instagram Shopping Feature

10/03/2017, Instagram might have started out as a platform for users to share their photos with each other, but over time the platform has evolved where users can now follow their favorite brands, bands, artists, celebrities, and so on for updates on product...

Instagram Stories Get Poll Stickers

10/03/2017, Instagram is looking to make its Stories feature more interactive so it has announced the launch of a new feature that will make users interact more with them. Instagram has introduced a new interactive poll sticker for Stories today. The sticker lets...

Instagram Users Can Now Control Who Comments On Posts

09/26/2017, Instagram recently confirmed that its community is now 800 million strong. Over the past few months, it has introduced new tools and features to ensure that Instagram remains a safe and positive space for self-expression. The company is launching new...

Instagram Monthly Users Cross 800 Million

09/25/2017, Instagram is marching on its way to become a service that boasts one billion users. The Facebook-owned service today announced that it now has 800 million users across the globe. It has added another 100 million monthly users since April 2017. The figures...

Instagram Testing Out ‘Follows You’ Feature On Android

09/24/2017, Want to know if someone on Instagram is following you? One way to go about doing this would be to check your followers list, but in case you’re someone who has thousands of followers, not to worry because it looks like Instagram is finally testing out a...

Instagram Adds Face Filters To Live Video

09/21/2017, Instagram today announced that it has added face filters to live video. Users can try on these filters when they’re sharing live video. A variety of filters are being offered that users can choose from depending on their mood. They can easily try on...

Instagram App Can Now Be Launched From Inside Facebook

09/20/2017, Facebook owns Instagram, the most popular online photo sharing network. It wants to make it easier for its billion-plus users to access their Instagram profiles easily from within the main Facebook app. To that end, the company has now made it possible...

Instagram Could Be Making Changes To Its Classic Grid Layout

09/19/2017, If you go to anyone’s Instagram profile (or even your own), you’re probably familiar with the grid layout that the platform has been using for years to display photos. This grid layout isn’t just  way to view photos as thinking about what photo...

Instagram Makes Changes To The Way Autoplay Videos Are Handled

09/17/2017, Instagram introduced autoplaying videos a while ago, but one of things that Instagram did back then to prevent autoplay videos from being annoying is that it muted it by default. This means that users would have to tap on a video to turn on the sound,...

Instagram Stories Ads Could Start Looking More Amateurish

09/14/2017, Given that Instagram is pretty much free to use, it isn’t surprising that the company has resorted to inserting ads in between posts in help generate revenue. These ads have also managed to find their way into the Stories feature of Instagram, and for...

Instagram Stories Can Now Be Shared Through Direct Messages

09/12/2017, Instagram may have taken inspiration for its popular Stories feature from Snapchat but it has left the latter far behind as far as sheer numbers go. Instagram Stories is now more popular than Snapchat and the Facebook-owned service continues to introduce...

Instagram Testing Letting Users Post Stories Directly To Facebook

09/07/2017, It is safe to say that out of all the platforms that Facebook launched the Stories feature on, only Instagram seems to be having the most success with it, with Facebook and WhatsApp being pretty much ghost towns as far as Stories are concerned. We guess...

Instagram Stories Can Now Be Viewed On Mobile Web

09/01/2017, It is safe to say that out of all of Facebook’s products/services that the Stories feature was launched on, it seems to be performing the best on Instagram, which is why it is not surprising that Facebook is expanding its availability to include the...