As we were able to catch from Instagram’s team, they are adding something that probably will not be globally accepted by everyone. They are implementing advertising campaigns on the Instagram stories. A lot of popular companies like Netflix and General motors and so on, that are currently advertisers there, will have their news more close to the users. They also mentioned that they will try to make them as less problematic for the people as possible to prevent frustrations from them as well.
What do you personally think about this change instagram want to make?
If you are an old Instagram user you probably have followed the popular viners, like kingbach, amandacerny, rudymancuso, etc, etc… But, if you are a new user, then it is highly recommended to start following them if you want to see few good funny short movies every single day.
Here is a website that has a good list of the popular viners: http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/123632-top-38-viners-to-follow-and-become-instantly-addicted-to-vine
With the newest feature of Instagram, whenever you share a picture or a video in your story, it will disappear after 24 hours. It is something like sharing temporary moments to your instagram followers.
If you are interested about this but it is complicated for you to understand, here is the link from Instagram where they explain everything:
Have fun with the stories!
Latest researches got a really impressive results. The statistics are showing that in 2016, more than 500 million of people are using Instagram each day. Just so you know, facebook currently has 1.6 billion active monthly users which is a good number to make comparisons with them both.
More info about the research can be found here: http://www.statista.com/statistics/253577/number-of-monthly-active-instagram-users/
Guess what? Instagram increased the videos length to 60 seconds from 15 seconds as it was previously. This update is rolled as of April and many users are having really good use of it.
You can now share your moments on your feed with ease!
If you didn’t know, there is this cool photo editing application called PicsArt that has lots of interesting tools so that you can easily edit or add interesting effects to your images.
The most cool thing is that it doesn’t require any editing or drawing skills so you can work with it and the results are amazing! The application is free for use for Android and iOS users.
As of June 2, 2016 Instagram is changing the way of showing posts in their feed. Now, on the beginning there are going to be the posts from the people you mostly comment and like pictures with. It is done according the time you spend on their profile, even if they are in a different time zone.
Don’t ever again miss the important posts from your close friends and family, this update will surely improve the post scheduling for the most important news added to the homepage timeline.
If you don’t really understand how this new stuff work, you can visit their help center about this manner: https://help.instagram.com/1617763228546325
For those that didn’t know, Instagram implemented the views counter for the videos. This update is rolling since 3 months ago, but we are making sure that you get informed in case you didn’t notice that until now.
With this feature improvement you can easily see the number of people that watched your videos (until now you could only see the likes at it). Many people were waiting this feature – 3 years to be precise, weren’t you too?
If you want to read more, check out their article about this concern: https://help.instagram.com/551909181643223
The Instagram team announced that they have completely re-worked the application for windows mobile 10. Now it includes all the stuff that the other users were having for such a long time.
As you know, the windows store do not have any logs for the changes made, the changes and the improvements are usually caught up by the users:
– Videos are getting played way faster than the previous version
– Graphic re-design
– Photos can be now uploaded directly from the gallery
– The “shake to make action” is now working as a problem reporting feature.
Their official article: https://help.instagram.com/1023132067773524
As of 11th May, the developers from Instagram presented the new design that came out as part of the 8.0 version of the application. This change include a new icon as well as posts re-positioning for better focus on your own updates.
What the Instagram team announced:
“We have a new look! Our updated icon stays true to the camera and rainbow. The simpler design puts more focus on your photos and videos without changing how you navigate the app.”
You just need to update to the latest version of the application to can get and actually see the changes.
The article URL: https://help.instagram.com/575234329306339