Instagram direct messages feature on the website is finally announced by the Facebook company. Instagram chat messages was a much-awaited feature on desktop as internet users have been demanding it for long. For people, who use Instagram via laptop, chatting was difficult with the photo-sharing app. While, now users globally are able to access their DMs from Instagram’s website and could be boon for businesses, marketing, influencers or anyone who usually sends direct messages.
Instagram officially confirmed on its official twitter account “*Sliding into your DMs*Now you can get and send Instagram chat messages on desktop, no matter where you are in the world,”
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said “private messaging, groups, and Stories” were the “three fastest-growing areas of online communication.” So, Instagram now allows private messages and groups with this new feature on the web.
The new feature Instagram chat messages are in trial since January and it takes a long time in making. You can create new groups, start a new chat by accessing the Direct Messages or a profile page. You can share photos from laptops, check unread messages, have ‘seen’ status of messages, you can set enable notifications to receive message notification on computer. You can also use images, videos, emotions on Instagram on the Web.
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It’s very difficult to keep track with Instagram new or existing features as there is update almost every day.
Instagram launches in 2010 on the iPhone and grows to 13 employees. It then acquired by Facebook in 2012. Social networking service introduces features such as videos, direct messaging, and advertising, started stories.
Then, Company Changes Instagram logo, Launch Instagram App for both android Apk and Apple iOS , Instagram captions to adds cool hashtags and getting more users with increasing numbers of Instagram followers.
American company working to get more new features. One of the features revealed that allows users to hide stories to custom people if they want.
As per latest report, Instagram reaches 1 billion monthly users. 7,22,60,000 Active users in India.
People use online platform for photo-sharing, video-sharing, and social networking service that enables users to take pictures and videos, and share them either publicly or privately. Instagram is Visual and surely, there is nothing better than a picture to tell a story.
Instagram used by businesses, Marketer, influencers. Undoubtedly, because of so many users connected world wide even still joining everyday. There are many visual marketing features Instagram provides.
There are many popular messaging App WhatsApp, Messenger while still, some people use Instagram for chatting. Although, Web DM experience will be the same through the computer as it is on the Instagram mobile App. All features for Instagram mobile are also available for PC users with a fun and convenient on the big screen for people to interact with numbers of followers. Besides, it’s a very tedious task over the phone to reply 100’s of messages on each day so with the website slider option it would be easier.
During lockdown, social media platforms playing their role outrageously. Lots of Hashtag challenges on Twitter , Instagram , live music on Facebook , Instagram. Tik Tok become most downloaded App in India under Lockdown period.
Facebook’s photo sharing app Instagram starts with #stayhome to spread stay home stay safe. Instagram latest popular hashtag ‘until tomorrow’ in which users post most embarrassing photos of themselves only under Instagram caption ‘until tomorrow and tag other people by challenging to continue the cycle.
Another top #see10do10 where motivate users to do physical exercise in lockdown. Alike #SeeAPupSendAPup make users to post their pets pictures and more cool hashtag to come.