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Instagram is working on a new Live Fundraiser feature
Apr05

Instagram is working on a new Live Fundraiser feature

Fundraiser features are getting a lot of mentions these days—this is so considering the coronavirus pandemic and other matters that require urgent attention. Facebook, Google and the likes all have one fundraisers feature/button or the other; and individuals and organizations have benefited from them immensely. Instagram is reportedly working on a live fundraiser feature that will alert your followers whenever you initiate one. A...

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Instagram launches new “Stay Home” sticker in Stories
Mar21

Instagram launches new “Stay Home” sticker in Stories

The WHO advises that people should stay at home as one of the measures being out in place to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. The virus as we already know does not have a cure, but when people maintain a distance of 1 meter apart, the chances of slowing down the spread is really high. To make staying at home more fun, Instagram has just launched new “Stay Home” sticker in Stories. The sticker, according to the Facebook-owned...

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Instagram to start sharing revenue from IGTV ads with creators
Mar15

Instagram to start sharing revenue from IGTV ads with creators

In a bid to compete with YouTube and provide creators with an opportunity to make money from the content they provide on IGTV, Instagram will soon start sharing revenue generated from ads. IGTV as may have known before now, is Instagram’s home for longer videos. Per Bloomberg, Instagram has started reaching out to top video creators on its platform since Friday, asking them to partner with the platform on ads tests. Those in the...

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Facebook could soon let you cross-post Stories to Instagram
Mar10

Facebook could soon let you cross-post Stories to Instagram

You could already cross-post Stories from Instagram to Facebook; but now the update we have is that a similar capability is being worked on in terms of cross-posting Stories from Facebook to Instagram. This will make it easier and faster to get your stories out on both platforms rather than doing it individually. When you post your stories to Facebook, you will have among other options, the chance to also share same to Instagram...

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Instagram is testing “Latest Post”—something similar to Chronological feed
Feb14

Instagram is testing “Latest Post”—something similar to Chronological feed

Could the dream of millions of Instagram users about to come true? The picture sharing app is reportedly testing a new feature called “Latest Post” that is still being tested. The feature, which looks very much like Chronological feed was spotted by reliable tipster Jane Manchun Wong. Wong as usual took to her Twitter page to post the new feature, which I must confess looks similar to the much desired Chronological feed. The...

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Instagram is testing a video trimmer feature for Stories
Feb10

Instagram is testing a video trimmer feature for Stories

A video trimmer feature is long overdue—it is one tool a lot of users have been asking for. The good news is that a tool within the Instagram app that will allow you to trim your videos before posting them to your stories is now being tested. This is one feature that will go a long way to help you adjust the size of your videos before being posted. It is an overdue one because you can find such feature when using TikTok. Instagram is...

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