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Instagram Starts Rolling Out Business Profiles

08/15/2016, Instagram plays home not just to regular users looking to share photos of their food, but also to businesses that use the platform to advertise their products, share announcements, updates, and whatnot. So far businesses have existed on Instagram as a...

Chrome Extension Lets You View Instagram Stories On Your Browser

08/11/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Instagram launched a new feature called Stories. This was meant to be a competitor to Snapchat’s Stories, but so far initial reviews and feedback have found that more people seem to like this better than Snapchat’s. That being...

Instagram Testing A ‘Save Draft’ Feature

08/10/2016, Have an Instagram post that you’re writing halfway but need to do something else? Unfortunately for Instagram users, this meant either posting it as it is, or discarding it and having to redo it all again later. Thankfully it looks like Instagram has...

Instagram Will Soon Lets Users Filter Comments On Their Own

07/29/2016, If you use Instagram, chances are you might have stumbled across photos with troll-ish, rude, and inappropriate comments. Unfortunately this is the reality of the internet and social media where people think that it’s OK to say anything to anyone, but...

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...