11. March 2019

11 different types of videos for social media

While you technically can share any old video link on social media, you’re more likely to be effective, or even go viral, if you create and optimize videos based on what works best on each specific network.

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08. March 2019

Instagram prototypes video co-watching

The next phase of social media is about hanging out together while apart. Rather than performing on a live stream or engaging with a video chat, Instagram may allow you to chill and watch videos together with a friend.

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05. March 2019

Instagram is about to copy Pinterest's collections

Instagram is borrowing yet another idea from Pinterest. According to Techcrunch, code hidden inside the Instagram for Android app hints that the Facebook-owned photo sharing service is working on a public “Collections” feature. With this feature, users can organize their favorite, saved Instagram posts into groups and share them with others.

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02. March 2019

Instagram Now Tracks How Much Time You’re Wasting on Instagram

Instagram’s new activity dashboard is now live. This is designed to help you track how much time you’re wasting on Instagram, and change your habits accordingly. That is if you feel that spending hours browsing Instagram is a problem in need of fixing.

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01. March 2019

You Can Now Send Voice Messages on Instagram

Instagram now lets you send voice messages to other users. Given that voice messaging is a thing on virtually every other app of Instagram’s size and stature, this has been a long time coming. However, it also moves Instagram further away from its origins.

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25. February 2019

How to Make Your Instagram More Private: 8 Useful Tips

As social networks continue to grow, being active on them can be risky. You often don’t know half the people that follow you, and you could even have someone stalking you. This possibility is especially terrifying on media-only platforms like Instagram which are engineered to urge you and others to discover more users by putting your pictures and videos on display through the Explore tab. However, it is possible to enjoy a more private Instagram experience.

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