Instagram Direct will be shut down in the coming month and the conversations will be automatically moved to the Direct tab within the Instagram app. The app opens to the camera a way similar to Snapchat and the app offers Snapchat-styled filters as well.
Instagram is redesigning its Explore tab and will promote Stories in this tab as well. The Explore Tab is also getting a redesigned navigation bar up to with IGTV, Shop (for Shopping) appearing right in the beginning
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Facebook Inc’s Instagram is considering removing the number of “likes” on posts, a move that mirrors efforts by social media companies like Twitter Inc to make their platforms healthier places for their users.