Instagram launches Playback 2021 feature: here’s how to use and share
NEW DELHI: popular social media app Instagram is ready to give users a preview of this past year. Facebook Ownership application introduced a new feature called Proofreading. The feature will allow Instagram users to relive their Stories from 2021.
As part of this feature, Instagram will share an organized reading of 10 stories for each user.
The photo sharing app also allows users to edit, add or remove stories from their reading list through their stories archive. The stories archive will appear in their reading list.
Instagram users will see a message in their feed inviting them to create a read. Users can click on the “2021” sticker if they want to view and share their reading.
Here’s how to share Instagram reading
You will notice a post above your Instagram feed. The message is an invitation to users asking them to verify their reading. You can access the personalize reading page from there, then follow the onscreen instructions and create your own reading.
You are allowed to choose a maximum of 10 stories for their 2021 reading. You are also allowed to add links, stickers and other old stories.
Recently, Instagram launched a new feature called “Take a Break”. As the name suggests, the feature is configured to make the user take a break in the app and also help them set reminders to avoid excessive app usage. There will also be expert advice to help teens “think and reset”.
The move came just before the Instagram manager testified Adam mosséri this week on the danger children face online and how to protect them. Instagram is also planning to roll out a new tool that allows parents and guardians to monitor the time their children and wards spend on the app and set limits for them. The feature is slated for release in March.