Instagram Update Features Maps With Selfies

The map function is very crucial for many drivers around the world. This feature can help them to find their way when they’re on travel. Today, Instagram has been inspired by Google Maps to make its own maps. Users can search for restaurants, attractions, and other hot spots directly in the app, and of course, this feature offers some filters as well. This new update features posts, stories, and guides tagged by users, offering a glimpse into the local scene wherever you search. The Instagram maps have hashtag searches and…

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Instagram Features Shop in Chat

Instagram is now helping small businesses to make a living from their merch. This social media provides the feature to sell merch through chats. Users can ask questions, receive product details and check out (using Meta Pay, naturally) without leaving the conversation. They can buy and customize products without visiting a website or looking for a shoppable post. These features rolled out to some countries with small businesses from Instagram. Chat-based shopping isn’t a surprising improvement, while WhatsApp already serves the same service in many countries. But this feature can…

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Instagram Creators Can Lock Photos and Reels Behind a Paywall

Instagram will release a creator subscription program with the new subscription through its contents this year. Creators can now share subscriber-only feed posts. Their Reels and photos will have a purple badge with a crown. There is a new chat option that allows influencers to hop into group DMs with up to 30 subscribers. Messenger powered group chats, and creators can start the chat through their inbox or a Story. Fans also need to pay to access a subscriber home tab on a creator’s profile. The influencer’s photos and contents…

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Instagram Makes All Video Posts Reels in a Testing Program

Instagram is now focusing on app improvement to compete with TikTok with the blogging platform’s latest move. According to Matt Navarra’s tweet, Instagram is now on a testing program that makes every video posted to Instagram a Reel so it may reach a larger audience across Instagram and Facebook. Other sources, a Meta spokesperson, said if the company is still improving the video experience on Instagram. As may you know, Instagram Reels launched in the US in August 2020 and saw immense engagement with the Reels’ short video format. Some…

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Instagram Will Launch Age Verification Tool

Instagram announced a new feature that will help the app to verify users’ age through by using AI that can estimate your age via a video selfie. This feature applies its regulation and aims teens and adults can get right experience for their age group. Instagram will ask three mutual followers of the user to confirm their age, and this system is called “social vouching.” Those followers must be at least 18, also they only have three days to respond to the request or users can still verify their age…

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