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Instagram Now Alerts People When You Screenshot Their Stories

02/11/2018, While Instagram Stories are meant to last 24 hours, taking a screenshot means that it will pretty much last forever, which sometimes isn’t what other people want and they will now know when you do it. Yup, it seems that Instagram is now alerting users...

Instagram Stories Get Text-Only Pages With ‘Type Mode’

02/01/2018, Instagram is adding the ability to post text-only pages to Stories with a new feature called “Type” mode. The feature enables users to share anything that’s on your mind with creative text styles and backgrounds. This eliminates the need...


Instagram Stories To Get Carousel Ads

02/01/2018, If you don’t like seeing ads in Instagram Stories, you’re not going to like the announcement the Facebook-owned company has made today. Instagram has introduced an update to Stories ads today which will enable publishers to utilize the...

Instagram Video Calling Might Arrive In The Future

01/31/2018, There was a time when Instagram was only used for sharing pictures that had been brushed up with filters. Ever since Facebook bought the company it has added new functionality to the app. It brought video to Instagram and added the Stories feature. It...

Instagram Now Allowing Businesses To Schedule Their Posts

01/31/2018, Having a social media account as a business is a valuable tool in one’s arsenal. This allows businesses to reach out to their customers on a wider scale, promote products, announcement promotions, events, and so on. In some ways it can be more effective...

Instagram Teams Up With GIPHY For GIF Stickers

01/23/2018, The other day we reported that Instagram appeared to be testing out the idea of allowing users to add GIFs into their Stories. It looks like the feature is now live, thanks to a post on Instagram in which they have confirmed it where in a team up with GIF...

Instagram Gets Support For Android’s Direct Share Menu

01/23/2018, Google introduced a direct share feature on Android with Marshmallow. The feature made it easy to share media or links from any app on an Android-powered smartphone. The feature works well in email and messaging apps as well as note-taking apps. However,...

Instagram Adding GIF Support To Stories

01/21/2018, If you’re digging the weird and wonderful world of animated GIFs, then you might be interested to learn that Instagram seems to be rolling out support for adding GIFs in its Stories. This is according to a report from The Verge in which some users from...

You Can Disable Instagram’s Last Active Feature Easily

01/21/2018, Instagram recently rolled out a new feature for direct messages which shows people how long ago a user was active on the app. It’s similar to the “Last Seen” feature on WhatsApp. It quickly tells other users with the user was last...

Instagram Testing ‘Active At’ Feature For Direct Messaging

01/18/2018, Recently it was discovered that Instagram is testing out a new “Type” feature for Stories which basically lets users create more text-focused Stories. However it seems that’s not all Instagram is testing because now it seems that they are testing...

Instagram Testing New ‘Type’ Feature For Stories

01/17/2018, Instagram’s Stories feature has come a long way since it was first introduced, and while the idea might have been cloned off Snapchat’s own Stories feature, it has definitely evolved into its own thing. Instagram has since introduced a bunch of new...

How to Add a Location In Instagram

01/12/2018, When you put a location in an Instagram photo or video – you add a geo-tag to your uploaded file. It not only lets your friends know of the location where you are at, but also enables everyone who views your posts to search more relevant photos of...

How To Unblock Someone On Instagram (Easy!)

01/12/2018, Unblocking someone on Instagram can be useful in case you accidentally blocked someone, or simply changed your mind. The interface can be confusing, so we had many people ask about this. Here’s how to do it.