5 Amazing Instagram Features That You Don’t Know

Most popular photo and video sharing platform “Instagram” keeps offering new features for its users. In order to provide better experience to the users, this year too the company has included many special and new features in its platform.

In the present scenario, majority of the people are using Instagram to share their lifestyle, photos, videos or to build their own brand. From news site to fashion brands, nearly every niche is flocking to Instagram. And it is easy to see why — with more than 1 billion active users are present on Instagram.

In 2020, Instagram came up with many latest and new features which most of you already know.

But do you know that Instagram also has some features that can make its use interesting which you might don’t know?

So, here we will tell you about 5 such amazing Instagram features which will give a completely new experience with the use.

Let’s look into these amazing Instagram features in detail.

5 Amazing Instagram Features

1. Replying & Forwarding the Message

This feature has been added to Instagram this year and it is similar & works just like WhatsApp feature. So if you want to reply to a particular message, then for this you have to tap on that message and hold it for a while. After that you will see the reply label in the bottom section. The message will be reprinted as soon as it is clicked.

At the same time, if you want to forward any message, then tap and hold on that message and click on the option of More. After which you will be able to forward the message.

2. Switching Between Instagram Account

If you have two or more Instagram accounts, then this feature will definitely help you to switch between your accounts easily. For using this feature, you have to double-tap on your profile picture icon present at the bottom right corner and then you will see option for switching between your accounts.

To switch to more than two Instagram accounts, you just have to click and hold the profile photo for a while. After which other accounts will start showing and you can switch between any of your account you want.

5 Amazing Instagram Features

3. Photos & Videos will Disappear Automatically

Just like WhatsApp Disappearing feature, Instagram also has Disappearing feature. This means that the photos and videos that you send will be automatically deleted.

If you want to send a Disappearing photo or video to someone, then you have to go to the inbox section of the app and there select the user or group to whom you want to send the Disappearing Content.

Now here you will see three options for sending the photos or videos, i.e., View once, Allow once and Keep in chat. Among these options you can choose any one as per your choice.

4. Mute or Unmute Insta Story

If users want, they can mute or unmute Insta Story of anyone. For this, you have to go to the Stories section of the user whose story you want to mute. Then tap on the user’s profile picture and hold for a while, after which the option of mute will be seen. You can also unmute in similar way.

The good thing is that the user whose story you are muting will not even know that you have muted his/her Insta story.

5. Use Reaction Emoji

As we all know that the use of Reaction Emoji in WhatsApp during chat is very interesting an easy. In this case, you can even share your reaction through emoji.

In the similar way, Instagram also provides this amazing features to its users where you can directly react to a post with the help of emoji. For doing this, press and hold on that post for a while. After which the emoji options will open. Among the emoji option you can choose anyone for reacting to a photo or video or insta story.

instagram emoji

So, these are some of the interesting Instagram features which can you can used.

So, what do you think? Which Instagram updates and features were you most excited by?

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