4 Jul 2019
Instagram Is Rolling Out New Chat Feature Accessible Through Stories
Instagram is creating a frenzy among users. Its remarkable functionalities and features are stealing numbers of hearts, therefore Facebook is adding more remarkable functionalities into it.
Lately, it has introduced AI based feature that allows blind people to use the application conveniently. And can describe the image automatically. But! the company is not ready to stop here.
Now it has rolled out a new sticker type that lets followers and friends can begin the conversation within the stories. Yes! It means you can begin the conversation instantly just tapping within the stories. This option includes sticker option that has “chat” label. This option will let users scrolling through the story, join an Instagram group conversation coupled with the post.
Nooo! Don’t fret! it doesn’t mean that anyone can join the chat. If you have posted the story that only you have the authority to approve the request coming from the friends and followers.
Instagram’s Direct Messages is its name that is going to be popular soon. Hence, this is a one-to-many and one-to-one private messaging built-in for users on the platform. Altogether, this feature is one key way that Facebook – larger social network owner, is striving to fend off, and adapt a wonderful functionality from the foreseen competitor Snapchat.
The company told that it was thinking about discontinuing the development of Direct Messaging in May, and the standalone app version of Instagram DM functionality. Though it is still tempted with the idea and engaged in iterating the core product to make it more tempting, friendly and better connected to Instagram’s other core sharing capabilities
Surely, this feature will be an unmatched upgrade to Instagram and will engage more users.
Altogether, for users, this will be an exciting feature that will keep their friends on a page where they can directly communicate over the stories. I am sure, you would want to use this feature. This shows how fast mobile application development is rising. To know more about the latest applications and features Stay Tuned With Techugo.