• Instagram Tests Video Tagging Feature Among Select Users

    7 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Instagram is testing a new feature that allows users to tag friends in videos. The option uses the same icon that users normally tap at the bottom left of tagged photos, but instead of overlaying the content with tagged names, the button links to a separate page listing all the people tagged in the video.
    The new page, titled "People in this Video", also lists users that the original poster wants to notify of the shared content. As it stands, the videos don't copy over to the tagged users' profiles like tagged photos do, but that could change if Instagram opts to roll out the feature...
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  • Instagram is testing a way to tag your friends in videos

    Instagram is testing a way to tag your friends in videos

    7 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Ever been frustrated with Instagram when it doesn't let you tag your friends in video clips? The social network may be about to change that as it's currently testing a way to link your friends accounts to the videos you post. Instagram photo tags provide little icons to show who is in the image when you press down, but that isn't how the new test is working for video. Instead it takes you to a separate page with a listing of everyone tagged in the video. That will make it difficult to identify individual people in the video, but it negates the problem of people moving around in the clip...
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  • Instagram will soon allow its users to tag friends in videos

    Instagram will soon allow its users to tag friends in videos

    8 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Instagram is testing a brand new feature that will eventually allow users to tag their friends in videos. It's not the first and definitely not the last new feature that Instagram tests before making it available to everyone.
    A few days ago, the social network released another improvement that made it much easier for Instagram users to reply with emojis. This particular feature was being tested since May, so the video tagging option may take a while to prepare for primetime.
    TechCrunch reports that the option to tag friends in videos will work the same way as tagging photos. However, ...
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