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Instagram rolls out new caraousel layout for Stories feature on desktop
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Instagram rolls out new caraousel layout for Stories feature on desktop

The new design gets an option that allows users to reply directly to the stories, similar to that on the phone.

Instagram is reportedly testing a TikTok-like feature called Reels in India
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Instagram is reportedly testing a TikTok-like feature called Reels in India

Previously rolled out in Brazil, Instagram Reels will let users record 15 seconds videos and upload them as Stories.

Instagram introduces new ‘guides' tab; recommends wellness tips for coronavirus
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Instagram introduces new ‘guides' tab; recommends wellness tips for coronavirus

The feature is currently limited to wellness influencers and health organisations.

Instagram now allows uploading Live videos to IGTV: Here's how it works
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Instagram now allows uploading Live videos to IGTV: Here's how it works

Instagram will now allow users to directly share the video to IGTV from within the app, once the live is over.

Instagram is testing the ability to hide specific Stories from specific people
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Instagram is testing the ability to hide specific Stories from specific people

Currently, Instagram lets you create a list of Close Friends to share Stories with a particular group of people.

Instagram will now help you kick lame feeds off your personal newsfeed
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Instagram will now help you kick lame feeds off your personal newsfeed

As per the redesign, you will now see two categories: most seen in feed and least interacted with.

Instagram finally lets you send Direct Messages from the web app
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Instagram finally lets you send Direct Messages from the web app

The Direct Messaging feature for the web has been in testing for quite a few years now.

How to use new Slo-mo, Echo and Duo boomerang effects on Instagram
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How to use new Slo-mo, Echo and Duo boomerang effects on Instagram

You can even trim your boomerang videos as per your convenience on Instagram now.

Instagram's new Layout feature for Stories will let you post up to six images at the same time
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Instagram's new Layout feature for Stories will let you post up to six images at the same time

The feature is already rolling out and should be available to all users towards the end of this week latest.

Instagram to making alliances with fact-checkers to fight off misinformation
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Instagram to making alliances with fact-checkers to fight off misinformation

Instagram began working with third-party allies in the US to help identify, review and label bogus posts.

Instagram will now tell you if your captions may be considered offensive
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Instagram will now tell you if your captions may be considered offensive

The feature is currently rolling out to users in select countries, and it will be available for everyone in the coming months.

Instagram finally requires a user to be at least 13-year-old to create an account on the platform
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Instagram finally requires a user to be at least 13-year-old to create an account on the platform

Based on the date of birth, Instagram will now also show "age-appropriate" ads to its users.

Instagram is reportedly working on a redesigned IGTV Feed and Explore tab
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Instagram is reportedly working on a redesigned IGTV Feed and Explore tab

Last week, Instagram also announced that it is now globally testing making likes private on the platform.

Instagram says it is now testing hiding likes and views with select users globally
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Instagram says it is now testing hiding likes and views with select users globally

Instagram has been testing making the likes private in several countries since July this year.

Instagram to roll out a feature that will suggest who to unfollow: Report
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Instagram to roll out a feature that will suggest who to unfollow: Report

This Instagram feature is likely to create groups called 'Least interacted with' and 'Most shown in feed.'

Instagram will soon let users control data sharing with third party apps
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Instagram will soon let users control data sharing with third party apps

As per the blogpost, Instagram will introduce these new features gradually over the next six months.

Instagram removes the 'Following' tab, a popular stalking tool; adds new features for 'Create' tab
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Instagram removes the 'Following' tab, a popular stalking tool; adds new features for 'Create' tab

Instagram now offers a separate option of "On this day" to share memories stored in the archive.

Instagram down, spotted removing like counts, captions of posts for many users
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Instagram down, spotted removing like counts, captions of posts for many users

Instagram was down just for a short period of time this morning and is now working normally.

Instagram on iOS 13 gets the dark mode, here's how you can enable it
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Instagram on iOS 13 gets the dark mode, here's how you can enable it

This Instagram theme can be enabled only if your device runs on the latest iOS 13 dark mode theme.

Instagram is testing new Group Story feature after Facebook recently removed it
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Instagram is testing new Group Story feature after Facebook recently removed it

Facebook discontinued the exact feature from the platform on 26 September.