Instagram announced Thursday that its app would be upgraded to allow 15-second videos to be posted to users’ accounts. One of the first questions many asked in social media as a result of the announcement was how Instagram Video would compare to Vine, the current king of short-form video social media outlets. Following the announcement, [...]
To disable auto-play videos on Instagram, go to your profile tab and click the gear. The gear will launch your options and settings. Scroll down and in the ‘Preferences’ settings, slide the ‘Auto-Play Videos’ to off. That’s it! See the screenshots below for a visual how-to.
UPDATE: The Next Web has a comment from an Instagram rep who “confirmed that this isn’t a current feature of Instagram, stating that “we aren’t working on this feature,” and drew attention to the new Photos of You feature as a possible cause.” New York Times Tech Reporter Jenna Wortham tweeted the following earlier today: [...]
Instagram user @bnjmnjhnsn has the most creative photo gallery we’ve seen. Check out the screenshots:
Here’s a Instagram feature that could save you some time. As the video above shows, users can swipe a username to reveal a “reply arrow” for quick Instagram commenting. Have other Instagram tips? Tweet us or post to our Facebook Page.
Instagram brings out the photographer in all of us. Or at least, it lets us think we’re photographers. Somehow the combination of a simple photo app, combined with social aspects, helps users to take more photos and preserve their memories digitally. I am one of those people. I am absolutely not a self-professed photographer, although [...]
A Tumblr dedicated to posting photos of people who are in the act of Instagramming food is making the rounds. Here are a few examples… All images from pohtpof.tumblr.com. Go there to see more people taking pictures of their food.
For the first time since it launched in October 2010, Instagram now gives you the ability to browse your feed, and like and comment on your friends’ photos right from the web, no smartphone required. Just login at www.instagram.com. This new enhancement comes just three months after Instagram rolled out Web Profiles, where you could [...]