14 Ways Social Media is Changing You

We can’t imagine our lives without social networks. Here are the typical thoughts and actions of modern social network users. We bet you’ll recognize yourself in more than one of these pics. Subscribe to Bright Side : https://goo.gl/rQTJZz —————————————————————————————- Our Social Media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brightside/ Instagram: … Read More

Instagram becomes an interest network with hashtag following

Instagram has always been a social network where you follow friends and creators, but today it’s evolving with a new way to follow hashtags so you see top posts and Stories about a topic on your home page. Rather than … Read More

There are now 25M active business profiles on Instagram

Instagram announced this morning that it now has 25 million active business profiles, up from 15 million in July. The company throws out a lot of different statistics (back in September it said it had 800 million monthly active users, … Read More

Instagram Stories adds no-frills photo-only posting from mobile web

Instagram really wants the developing world on Stories. They won’t be able to use Instagram’s augmented reality masks or share videos, but starting today mobile web users can post to Instagram Stories. Previously, mobile web users could only view Stories, … Read More

You’ll soon be able to watch YouTube videos within WhatsApp

Facebook keeps bringing new features on all of its platforms including Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger and Facebook itself. Now, the company is gearing up to bring another feature to the world’s most popular messenger, WhatsApp. According to a new hint inside … Read More

Snapchat is completely redesigning

When I started using Snapchat, my first concern was its interface. It was not easy to understand and I actually stopped using it due to its bad usability. Some other friends of mine had the same concern that it is … Read More

Facebook launched a group video chat app called Bonfire on Android

Facebook’s Bonfire is a standalone app which lets you make group video calls with your friends. It seems like Facebook has a habit of clone other apps and release them as a standalone app of their own. Remember Slingshot? It … Read More

Instagram Stories and WhatsApp Status now have double users than Snapchat

Instagram and WhatsApp achieved another milestone today. Both of these platforms crossed the Snapchat users 3 months ago but now the users have increased to double than the active users of Snapchat. Previously Instagram added 300 million monthly active users … Read More

120K Instagrams by Russian election attackers hit 20M Americans

Facebook detailed the extent of Russia’s election interference campaign on Instagram today during its second congressional hearing. Facebook general counsel Colin Stretch said that 120,000 posts by Russian election attackers reached 16 million Americans from October through the election, and … Read More

Instagram injects 2X bigger Stories previews mid-feed

Instagram Stories is doing so well, the app wants to ensure you don’t just scroll by its Snapchat clone. Instagram confirms to TechCrunch that it’s redesigned its mid-feed re-engagement box for Stories to show preview tiles of people’s slideshows that … Read More