• Instagram may let users start hiding hashtags from posts

    2 monthes ago - By The Verge

    If you want to boost your follower count without having to use an embarrassing amount of hashtags, Instagram is testing a feature that might let you hide hashtags from your captions. Developer Jane Manchun Wong tweeted a screenshot of the new feature, which lets you add an unlimited number of hashtags without having them appear in the final post.
    In the tweet below, you can see she added four hashtags like city and hongkong:
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  • Instagram may divide hashtags from captions to end overhashing

    Instagram may divide hashtags from captions to end overhashing

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Geofenced sharing, Quiz stickers, Stories Highlight stickers, and a separate interface for adding hashtags to posts are amongst a slew of new features Instagram has prototyped or is now testing. The last one could finally cure the hashtag madness that's infected many of Instagram's 1 billion users, causing them desperately fill up their captions with tagged words that make the feed tough to read in hopes of scoring a few extra views or followers.
    The pace of iteration at Instagram is staggering, and helping it to leave Snapchat in the dust. With Facebook's deep pockets funding its product...
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  • Instagram may tidy up captions by hiding hashtags

    Instagram may tidy up captions by hiding hashtags

    2 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Instagram appears to be testing a way to add hashtags to a post without having to include them in the caption itself. App researcher Jane Manchun Wong spotted the feature and tweeted a screenshot of an updated interface. In the image, you can see a n...
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  • New Instagram feature could make captions hashtag-free

    New Instagram feature could make captions hashtag-free

    2 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    One of the most annoying things about Instagram is to see hundreds of hashtags stuffed into photo captions. Thankfully, it looks like Instagram is working on a better way to present them. In a tweet, app researcher Jane Manchun Wong noted that the company is testing the ability to add hashtags without including them in the caption. Screenshots suggest that hashtags might appear as blocks beneath a post with separate the caption. Instagram is testing the ability to add hashtags to posts without including it in
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