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We're testing new features like Candid Stories so you can capture what you're doing in the moment, Group Profiles so people can share posts and stories in a dedicated, shared profile and more. Whether it's catching up with friends or exploring shared interests, connecting with others is why people come to Instagram. Today, we're introducing several updates to help you feel closer to the people you care about. Share Your Thoughts We're beginning to roll out Notes, a new way to share your thoughts and see what your friends are up to.
Instagram will make sure you see their posts in your feed. For the most part, people can see who you're following and who's following you, at all times. However, if you have a private account your followers are restricted and unable to view who currently follows you. Sending and receiving direct messages Instagram has a direct messaging system that lets you chat privately with anyone who follows you. If you send a message to someone who doesn't follow you, that message will be sorted into its own "message requests" folder . To start the conversation, the person on the receiving end must accept the.
Users can set their account as "private", thereby requiring that they approve any new follower requests.  Users can connect their Instagram account to other social networking sites, enabling them to share uploaded photos to those sites.  In September 2011, a new version of the app included new and live filters , instant tilt–shift , high-resolution photographs, optional borders, one-click rotation, and an updated icon.   Photos were initially restricted to a square, 1:1 aspect ratio; since August 2015, the apps.
Post short videos or photo updates from moments in your life Receive notifications when someone likes or comments on your post Search & Explore to Learn More About Your Interests Follow your favorite bands, celebrities, actors, athletes, and singers for live updates Watch skits, movie scenes, news updates, music performances, sports highlights, and more from your favorite pages Check out IGTV for longer videos from your favorite INSTA creators. Discover brands and connect with local small businesses.
Collaborate and Keep Up With Groups People often create group chats on Instagram to share entertaining content, bond over memories, and make plans with friends. We're testing new features to give people more ways to collaborate and connect with friends in groups. Group Profiles: Soon, people will be able to create and join this new type of profile to share posts and stories in a dedicated, shared profile with friends. Whenever you share content to a Group Profile, that content will only be shared to group members instead of your followers, and will be.
Add Yours where you can invite friends to participate by tapping pass it on when you see a prompt that reminds you of them. Candid Stories: We're starting to test Candid, a new way for you and your friends to capture and share what you're doing right now in a story that's only visible to those who also share their own. Capture a candid from the stories camera, the multi-author story at the top of feed, or from the daily notification reminder that starts after your first candid.
For those who don't want to receive the daily notification reminder, you can always turn it off in.