News & Reviews: Instagram
Last Updated: Jul 08, 2020
Instagram has been updating its features from group dm to story stickers to allow users to have a more personalized experience on their own profiles. Today, Instagram has just announced there will be a new pinned comment feature rolling out alongside with its comment filtering tool.
Last Updated: Jul 07, 2020
"A cross-platform between Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, you say?" Yes, it looks like this is going to happen and it's currently in development as we speak. This was discovered by @Alex193a, a reverse engineer when he was checking out some codes inside Messenger, showcasing many "whats_app" files.
Instagram new Commerce Eligibility Requirements updates will allow creators to sell products starting on July!Last Updated: Jun 24, 2020
Instagram has been supporting small and local businesses throughout the pandemic period with stickers. Today, the company announced a new Commerce Eligibility Requirements for Instagram Shopping to let creators sell merchandise directly in the app starting from next month.
Last Updated: May 28, 2020
It's been some time since Instagram first launched IGTV, a separate app for longer videos, and it looks like the company is now looking to cash in. Yup, Instagram has announced that ads will be coming to IGTV. But the good news for some is that the company is willing to share the revenue.
Last Updated: May 22, 2020
We have talked about Messenger Rooms here and there, it's already available on the Facebook Messenger app as well as the desktop version and now, it has officially made its debut on Instagram! Since it's the same exact feature, that means you can also call up to 50 people seamlessly. Here's how to activate Messenger Rooms on Instagram.
Last Updated: May 21, 2020
As you are well aware, the COVID-19 pandemic means that people can't gather any more. This means that we can't attend events and performances. As a result, people are turning to live streams to conduct their events. However, sometimes your live streams or uploaded content can be taken down if rules aren't followed, so Instagram is making sure that you'll be properly alerted.
Last Updated: May 20, 2020
In just a few hours ago, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg officially announced that Facebook Shops will roll out on the platform today. According to his Facebook post, the initiative is to help SMEs to start a shop online and sell their things directly on Facebook. In other words, this will sort of work like Lazada and Shopee where customers can view the products, purchase, and even read the company's goals and vision.
Last Updated: May 14, 2020
Regardless of whether you're a regular social media user or own a special page, chances are you've encountered toxic people that thrive on the internet. Well, Instagram is looking to put the controls back in your hand by announcing new features that will help you manage your account.
Last Updated: May 13, 2020
Businesses have been impacted thoroughly since the beginning of movement control order (MCO), especially on local businesses. Recently, Facebook and Instagram have launched a new tool respectively to aid local businesses via gift cards to direct people to local businesses and purchase them through third-party partner sites.
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2020
Instagram recently made an announcement on their Twitter account stating that they will be rolling out a feature, which allows user to send and receive Instagram direct messages via a desktop browser. While there’s no official information in regards to when the aforementioned feature will be available in Malaysia, we do know that Instagram plans to roll the update out global in the coming weeks.