Instagram Working on Update To Let Users Post From Its Desktop Website

Instagram Working on Update To Let Users Post From Its Desktop Website

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San Francisco, May 15: Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram is reportedly working on an update to its desktop website that will allow users to create posts from there as well. The update brings the post creator to the web version of Instagram — which was previously only available on the mobile Instagram website besides the official app, 9To5Google, citing and app analyst Alessandro Paluzzi, reported.

Paluzzi managed to enable the new option on his profile through undisclosed methods, and he shared some images on Twitter of how Instagram’s post creator will work on the web, the report said. Fact Check: Instagram Update Notifies You of Who’s Taken a Screenshot of Your Story, Post and Shared Through DM? Know Truth About This Claim.

The interface has been tweaked with a preview of the next to the publishing options. Users will also find options to crop the image, apply filters and set a description.

The company recently announced to let users add up to four pronouns to their profiles, which they can then display publicly or only to their followers. It’s another way to express yourself on Instagram and the feature is now available a few countries today with plans for more.

The company, however, did not specify which countries have this feature at the moment. The news comes at a time when a coalition of 44 US Attorneys General has signed a letter to Mark Zuckerberg Facebook not to launch “Instagram for Kids”, citing mental health and privacy concerns.

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