1. Instagram DM themes

      DM themes have just made it as a new Instagram feature! You can now customize your chats with various theme options to choose from.


    2. Instagram introduces AI stickers for Stories and DMs

If this feature is already available for you, you can create your own custom stickers using AI, how cool is that?! Once you find and click on the ‘AI stickers’ sticker, type in what you want AI to generate, and that’s it!

    1. You can now zoom in on Instagram profile pictures

Instead of using third-party apps to view Instagram profile pictures in full size, users can now do that in the Instagram app. All it takes is to press and hold a user’s profile picture from the level of their profile page.

    1. Instagram tests out location tags in Notes

Instagram Notes is a relatively new feature launched in late 2022. They are short status bubbles shown in the DM Inbox that you can use to share quick thoughts with your followers or people in your close friends list. Currently, Instagram is testing out location tags in Notes, and a select group of users can add location tags that link to the Instagram location page for a given place.

    1. Instagram launches its new app called ‘Threads’

Threads is a new app made by Instagram where users can post threads, reply to others and follow profiles that they’re interested in. It’s a direct Twitter competitor.

    1. Instagram new group profile feature

According to Meta, “We are testing the ability to join a Group Profile and share Stories, Feed posts, or Reels with group members, so people can connect with others over their interests in a dedicated space.”