instagram News ▼

Instagram Brings Comment Moderation To Business Pages

07/07/2016, Instagram allows comment moderation to a certain degree. Users are able to delete comments posted on their photos and report certain comments as well that they find offensive. However this is a manual task meaning that if you’re the type that has...

US Customs Could Soon Be Asking For Your Social Media Handles

06/25/2016, You know when you travel overseas to foreign countries, you typically have to fill out forms that require you to leave your name, home address, passport number, address of where you’ll be staying in the country, and so on. For the most part this is...

Instagram Adding A Translation Feature To Its Platform

06/22/2016, Instagram is a photo sharing social media platform used around the world. This means that from time to time, users will come across posts that aren’t in their native language, although we suppose you could argue that a picture speaks a thousand words....

Instagram Crosses 500 Million Users

06/21/2016, Instagram has reached a major milestone. It has announced today that the milestone of 500 million monthly active users has been reached with 100 million of those monthly users being from the United States. The number itself doesn’t reveal how many...

Instagram Extension Now Available For iOS Photos App

06/07/2016, One of the features of iOS which is also available on other smartphone platforms, is the ability to share what you’re viewing directly with other apps. For example you could share a link in Safari via Messages, or you could email a photo directly while...

Instagram’s New Algorithmic Feed Is Now Live

06/03/2016, Back in March, Instagram announced that they would begin rolling out a new feed that is based on an algorithm as opposed to it showing the newest posts first. The idea is said to be similar to Facebook’s News Feed in which it puts the posts it thinks...

Instagram Officially Announces New Tools For Businesses

05/31/2016, There are many businesses who have accounts on Instagram, which actually makes sense because Instagram is purely for photos, meaning that it would be a good way to to show off their products like clothing, jewelry, or food, minus the clutter of text and...

Instagram’s New Icon Found To Be More Engaging

05/26/2016, Earlier this month, Instagram rolled out an update to its app which introduced a new icon and a new UI. Not much was said about the new UI, but it seemed that many users really disliked Instagram’s new icon, with dozens of memes being made that made fun...

Instagram’s New Algorithmic Feed Begins Rolling Out In The US

05/17/2016, A couple of months ago, Instagram announced that they will be taking a cue from Facebook and roll out a new feed based on posts it thinks might be the most relevant to you (based on who you follow, of course). Right now the feed is based on the most...

Instagram Could Be Tool To Boost Interest In Paris Museums

05/12/2016, It was just yesterday that we brought you word as to how Instagram has unveiled a new icon as well as app design, and here we are with a public institution looking to Instagram as part of their efforts to boost the number of visits. One would think that...

Instagram Gets An Updated Icon And New App Design

05/11/2016, Instagram today introduced a new look for its app, it now has an updated icon and a refreshed app design. It says that the new icon is inspired by the previous app icon, the new one represents a simpler camera while the rainbow continues to live in...

Instagram Appears To Be Testing New Business Profile Pages

05/04/2016, If you have a business or if you’re looking to contact a business, chances are they might have a Facebook page that you can check out to find their website, photos of products, someone to talk to, and a phone number. Some businesses also have Instagram...

10 Year Old Gets $10k After Discovering Instagram Security Flaw

05/03/2016, Can any of you guys remember what you were doing when you were 10 years old? Maybe you were out and about with your friends raising all kinds of hell, or maybe you were at home playing video games, or maybe reading a book, or maybe out playing sports, and...