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No more swipe-ups: Instagram will soon introduce a sticker in Stories for users to add links
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No more swipe-ups: Instagram will soon introduce a sticker in Stories for users to add links

Users who currently have access to the swipe-up functionality will be able to start adding links using a sticker on their stories starting 30 August.

Twitter will remove its Instagram Stories-like Fleets on 3 August because 'it's working on some new stuff'
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Twitter will remove its Instagram Stories-like Fleets on 3 August because 'it's working on some new stuff'

Twitter Fleets is an Instagram Stories-like ephemeral feature, that appears on the top of a user's feed, and posts on it disappear in 24 hours.

Instagram is testing a new 'reshare' sticker for Stories to make users more 'intentional' about their shares
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Instagram is testing a new 'reshare' sticker for Stories to make users more 'intentional' about their shares

This feature might allow users to re-think before sharing any post with their friends on the platform.

Instagram is reportedly working on an 'Exclusive Stories' service for subscribers
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Instagram is reportedly working on an 'Exclusive Stories' service for subscribers

Instagram's Exclusive Stories will reportedly be similar to Twitter Super Follows service which will allow users to subscribe to different handles for exclusive content.

Instagram algorithm will not promote Reels with TikTok watermark: Report
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Instagram algorithm will not promote Reels with TikTok watermark: Report

Instagram won't be banning or hiding such stories but won't get a push and may not appear on the Reels feed of the app.

Instagram is working on TikTok-like vertical feed format for Stories: Report
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Instagram is working on TikTok-like vertical feed format for Stories: Report

As of now, users can look through the stories with left/right swipes or taps on the left or right side of the screen.

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 currently testing new carousel design for stories on web version: Report
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Instagram is currently testing new carousel design for stories on web version: Report

A company spokesperson confirmed the test of the new look and said that it has started to appear to a 'small group' of Instagram users in December.

Cardi B receives backlash for emulating Goddess Durga on magazine cover; rapper apologises
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Cardi B receives backlash for emulating Goddess Durga on magazine cover; rapper apologises

Social media users said Cardi B's sneaker campaign which borrows from the depiction of Hindu gods and goddesses is cultural appropriation.

Instagram rolls out sticker to help small businesses during the Coronavirus outbreak
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Instagram rolls out sticker to help small businesses during the Coronavirus outbreak

This new sticker will help increase awareness and visibility for businesses that are trying to get back on track during trying times.

Instagram users will now see COVID-19 information on Stories and Feed
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Instagram users will now see COVID-19 information on Stories and Feed

The new feature is part of Instagram's ongoing work to connect users with accurate information.

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.

Twitter is testing 'fleet' tweets that will disappear after 24 hours just like Insta stories
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Twitter is testing 'fleet' tweets that will disappear after 24 hours just like Insta stories

People can respond to them, but the replies show up as direct messages to the original tweeter, not as a public response.

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 may soon rollout a new Layout mode in Stories to add multiple images, videos
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Instagram may soon rollout a new Layout mode in Stories to add multiple images, videos

Instagram will reportedly soon launch a new Layout mode in Stories with options for six different grid layouts.

Instagram releases TikTok-style features in Stories called 'Reels' in Brazil
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Instagram releases TikTok-style features in Stories called 'Reels' in Brazil

Reels will allow Instagram users to create 15-second video clips and share them in Stories.

We got a few things wrong with IGTV, but long-form storytelling remains its USP: Instagram VP Vishal Shah
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We got a few things wrong with IGTV, but long-form storytelling remains its USP: Instagram VP Vishal Shah

At its inaugural Instagram Experience edition, VP of Product, Vishal Shah spoke at length about IGTV, Instagram Threads and other features of Instagram

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.

Instagram is reportedly working on a TikTok-like video tool for Stories
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Instagram is reportedly working on a TikTok-like video tool for Stories

The feature is reportedly called Clips and Instagram has been working on its since July.

Want to empower AR, self-expression among Indian creators via Lens Studio: Snap Inc's Eitan Pilipski
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Want to empower AR, self-expression among Indian creators via Lens Studio: Snap Inc's Eitan Pilipski

On the eve of the Landmarkers feature launch in India, we spoke to Snap's VP of camera platform Eitan Pilipski about the upcoming features on Snapchat, Lens Studio 2.1 and more