Instagram as the most image sharing platform keeps being updated. The company aims to satisfy the fans and users by updating the application. And they have managed to do so. People love the new Instagram updates and keep using them.
Some new Instagram updates
Instagram now enables you to highlight your important stories. As you know stories can stay on your profile only for 24 hours and if you like to keep some of them for a longer time on your page you don’t need to worry anymore. Just tap on the Highlight button at the bottom left corner of your story to keep it for as long as you want. There are also more new story options available.
It’s interesting to know that Instagram explore page is completely redesigned right now in a sense that you can see the posts that are popular on Instagram and also photos based on what you like and watch, the new Instagram Explore page will also let you browse content by interests via the new “channels” feature. This feature lets you have more control over what you see on your explore page.
Instagram updates that are not available yet
That’s not all about Instagram updates. In F8 conference they announce that Facebook-owned Instagram will soon let you have a video call feature.Apparently you will be able to have a group video call via Instagram with up to 4 people at the same time. This is important because now you don’t have to leave the app to have a video call. A new camera icon will appear at the top of Instagram Direct messages yo have with other people. When you tap on the icon, it will call the person or people.
They announced that people soon will be able to create their very own Instagram face filters. This way you can use you creativity to produce what you like. So you don’t have to choose a filter that is already made.
Among all Instagram updates this one must be the favorite of music freaks. You will soon be able to share your Spotify music tracks to Instagram. If you want people to listen to your favorite songs you don’t have to take a screenshot anymore. A screenshot isn’t the best way mainly because they can’t actually get and listen to it. Now, when you’re listening to a song, playlist, or album you love in Spotify and want to share it to your Instagram Stories, all you have to do is tap the new “share” button in the Spotify app! This will appear as a sticker to your story.