Due to its more visual thought sharing nature and hassle free interface, Instagram enjoys quite immense fame amongst all other social media handles. Last year statistics clearly depict the growth of this amazing social media platform, as around 200 million new users joined Instagram in 2017. In order to continue growing and balancing this ultra-rising popularity this Facebook possessed social media platform constantly keeps adding new features for its users. With the last update of Instagram, the developers are hoping to give more control and more options to their users. Let’s straight away head to check on these new amazing Instagram features. Give it a quick read to find out if you missed on some of them or not.
“Type mode” in Instagram Stories
You got a nice thought on mind and want to share it immediately, just head on to Instagram and add slides in your Stories filled just with text. Optionally you may mix up the text with cool background color or quirky stickers.
This feature is particularly introduced to enhance the usage of Direct Messages on Instagram. Now you can easily check-up last active time of your friends on Instagram messenger also. But, if you like to stay in your personal space, then simply disable this feature from Show activity section inside Instagram profile settings.
With this March update of Instagram, sharing stories turned into more fun. You can showcase your creativity by adding GIF stickers to your stories. The stories section will have a GIF button which has many trendy stickers in it. All these cool GIF stickers are powered by GIPHY, the best database of animated GIFs shared online.
Just hold back excitedly, coz’ however small may be the features in this March update, the rumors about voluminous upcoming features are already floating in news.