Instagram is more popular than ever. Now, the facebook-owned app is slowly taking user demands into account. Read more to find How Instagram Allows You To Send Direct Messages On The Web
Instagram started as a photo-sharing app. It has now become an integral social media platform for millions of users.
Users have been regularly demanding several features on the Facebook-owned platform. Now, Instagram is finally adding web-based functionalities.
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After testing for several months, the photo-sharing app is rolling out a new feature that will enable direct messaging for the desktop website.
The new development was announced on Twitter with the caption “send Instagram Direct messages on desktop, no matter where they are in the world.”
The new feature functions the same way as it does on the mobile app. The chat window comes with a similar user interface. It comes with the emoji keyboard. You can also share photos and videos.
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With the new feature, the Facebook-owned app is aiming to reach a wider user base. The company plans to broaden the private messaging aspect of the app.
Additionally, the social media platform is adding the ‘Instagram Live’ option on the desktop. This might come in handy during this lockdown period.
The Web interface for Instagram Live shows the comments on the side of the screen. More details should be available soon.
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