How to Know Who Viewed Your Instagram Video or Story

[ad_1] We’ve all been there: you post a video on Instagram, see the views start rolling in, and then you start to wonder…who viewed my Instagram videos? Or perhaps you’ve watched someone else’s video far too many times and suddenly panic, wondering whether they can see that you’ve just spent the past 10 minutes watching […]

Instagram reportedly told to double number of ads by Facebook

[ad_1] Feel like Instagram has more ads than ever? It’s not just you. Facebook executives last year instructed Instagram to “roughly double” the number of ads in the app, according to a new report in The Information.  The report offers a detailed accounting of the many ways Facebook has exerted more control over Instagram over […]

Instagram now lets anyone make their own AR effects

[ad_1] Get ready to see a lot of new augmented reality effects in Instagram. The photo-sharing app is now prominently featuring user-generated AR selfie filters in a move that seems like a direct challenge to Snapchat’s Lenses.  Instagram has been testing its AR creation software, called Spark AR Studio, for some time, but now it’s […]

Instagram let a marketing company scrape users’ location data

[ad_1] Speaking at the 2019 F8 developers’ conference, Mark Zuckerberg assured the gathered crowd that “the future is private.” Apparently, he forgot to pass that message along to Facebook-owned Instagram.  According to Business Insider, “lax oversight” at the social media service permitted San Francisco-based marketing company HYP3R to scrape location data on millions of Instagram […]

6 Linktree Alternatives for Your Instagram Bio Links

[ad_1] As anyone trying to market their business on Instagram will know, one of the most frustrating things about the platform is that it only allows you to place a single link in your bio.  Related: How to Optimize your Instagram Bio Link and Landing Page Obviously, this isn’t ideal if you’re trying to promote […]