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.
Social media users said Cardi B's sneaker campaign which borrows from the depiction of Hindu gods and goddesses is cultural appropriation.
This new sticker will help increase awareness and visibility for businesses that are trying to get back on track during trying times.
The new feature is part of Instagram's ongoing work to connect users with accurate information.
Currently, Instagram lets you create a list of Close Friends to share Stories with a particular group of people.
People can respond to them, but the replies show up as direct messages to the original tweeter, not as a public response.
The feature is already rolling out and should be available to all users towards the end of this week latest.
Instagram will reportedly soon launch a new Layout mode in Stories with options for six different grid layouts.
Reels will allow Instagram users to create 15-second video clips and share them in Stories.
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Facebook discontinued the exact feature from the platform on 26 September.
The feature is reportedly called Clips and Instagram has been working on its since July.
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The rumored Spotify story feature is likely to be available for the artists only.
Instagram is working on new camera mode icons, improved Boomerang, and a new layout for Stories.
The Stories section contains a library of AR camera effects uploaded by Spark AR creators on Instagram
The newly introduced Instagram feature is now available in the US, Germany, and France.
The new design divides the existing options into Live, Camera and Create categories.
Instagram recently launched a new Checkout feature that lets users buy products without leaving the app.
Ads on WhatsApp are expected to look almost identical to sponsored ads on Instagram stories.