• Instagram Testing New Ways Of Navigating Your Feed

    4 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    If you've ever used Instagram's Stories before, then you probably know how to navigate them. For those who don't, basically you tap the left or right side to move through multiple Stories from a single user, or swipe left or right to go from user to user. Now it looks like Instagram wants to bring that navigation style to its feed. According to a sighting and screenshot by user Suprateek Bose , it looks like Instagram is testing bringing the same navigational style to the user's feed, where users can tap through posts the same way they would stories. Instagram has since confirmed that they...
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  • Instagram Testing Tap-to-Advance Instead of Scrolling Through Posts

    Instagram Testing Tap-to-Advance Instead of Scrolling Through Posts

    4 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Instagram is testing a new way of navigating through posts - by tapping through them, just like users tap through Stories.
    The new navigation system means users tapping the sides of the screen instead of scrolling up and down with their finger to advance forwards and backwards between posts, which can get tiring after a while.
    By eliminating thumb swipe fatigue and ensuring the full post always appears on screen, testing tap-to-advance in Explore could get us spending more time on Instagram pic.twitter.com/Mr0khQQATH - Josh Constine October 11, 2018
    It also means users always see media...
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