Testing Full-Screen Posts & Reels on Instagram

Testing Full-Screen Posts & Reels on Instagram

Instagram is back on track! After introducing Reels Overlay Ads and Reels templates, the platform is currently testing full-screen posts and Reels. In March, Alessandro Paluzzi, a mobile reverse engineer, tweeted an image about such full immersive feeds. Instagram’s updated interface now displays posts and feeds on a full vertical screen. The top bar will … Read more

Expanding Instagram Reels Length to 90 Seconds

Expanding Instagram Reels Length to 90 Seconds

There is more way to go for Instagram Reels. Being the top competitor of TikTok, Instagram continuously finds ways to improve Reels. The platform enabled new Reels editing tools and Reels templates. Meta even launched Facebook Reels.   Today, Matt Navarra, the founder of Geekout, tweets about expanding Instagram Reels’ length to 90-second. In the … Read more

Introducing Reels Overlay Ads on Instagram

Introducing Reels Overlay Ads on Instagram

Today, Instagram Reels is one of the most booming competitors of TikTok. They are now both on Facebook and Instagram. The platform also added new editing tools and visual replies. To help creators earn more via Reels ads, Instagram now introduces Reels overlay ads. To enable Reels overlay ads, a creator must go to the “Allow … Read more

Introducing Instagram Reels Templates

Introducing Instagram Reels Templates

Today, Reels are the main competitor of TikTok clips. Reels are 60-second music videos on Instagram. The platform also introduced Montage, a tool for converting Stories into Reels. Recently, Meta enabled Facebook Reels. Today, it is introducing the Instagram Reels Templates. Reels Templates allow creators to recreate an existing reel into a new one. By … Read more

New Editing Tools for Instagram Reels

New Editing Tools for Instagram Reels

Last year, Adam Mosseri, Instagram Chief, announced Instagram’s switch to photo-and-video-sharing. Since then, the platform focuses on upgrading its video features and tools. After introducing a new way to watch videos on Instagram and enabling Facebook Reels, here are new editing tools for Instagram Reels. Here’s how the new editing tools work. Open your Instagram … Read more

Instagram Lets Live Streamers Add Moderators

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Instagram lets live streamers add moderators! This is a long overdue request from Instagrammers. After expanding live stream badges, the remix option, and visual replies for all videos, here is a better way to experience live shopping and streaming on Instagram. During a live broadcast, Instagram live streamers can now add a moderator or moderators … Read more

Enabling Auto-Generated Captions on Feed Videos

Enabling Auto-Generated Captions on Feed Videos

Last year, Instagram Chief Adam Mosseri announced that the platform is no longer a photo-sharing app. Instead, it became a photo-and-video-sharing one. This year, the platform focuses on bringing new ways to watch videos on Instagram. It will be removing IGTV in the coming months and will boost the usage of Reels and Stories.  Today, Instagram is enabling … Read more

Shop Live on Instagram on Valentine’s Day

Shop Live on Instagram on Valentine's Day

Shop Live on Instagram on Valentine’s Day! Instagram live shopping allows multi-hosting and scheduling. It also expanded the availability of badges to more creators. This Valentine’s Day, Paige DeSorbo, an actress and fashion pro will host a live shopping event. The event will start at 2 PM PT/5 PM ET on the 14th of February. … Read more

Expanding Instagram Video Remix Option to All Videos

Expanding Instagram Video Remix Option to All Videos

Ever since Instagram shifted from a photo-sharing app into photo and video sharing, the platform focuses on enhancing its video tools. It expanded live streaming badges to more creators. It also enabled visual Reels replies. As the platform allowed sharing links to everyone, it is also expanding the video remix option to all videos. Initially, … Read more