How to do ‘Peek and Pop’ in Instagram if you don’t have the iPhone 6s

I found a cool Instagram update today. Do you remember 'Peek and Pop'? This feature is part of the 3D Touch functionality I had mentioned in my post about new features mobile photographer gets with the new iPhone 6s. The 3D Touch was made possible with the introduction of the new pressure sensitive display in [...]

By | 2017-05-23T19:18:41+00:00 April 29th, 2017|Instagram|8 Comments

Instagram has finally given in and allows posting of portrait and landscape photos

I was literally shocked when I heard this news. I've never ever thought that this time could actually come! Today will go down in Instagram history, an important milestone to mark an important turning point when Instagram had finally given up its uncompromising support to be an exclusively square format photo sharing app. All this [...]

By | 2017-05-23T19:19:27+00:00 March 9th, 2017|Instagram|3 Comments

The Last Dying Breath of Instagram Bots

You've probably experienced this yourself. Just after you posted your awesome selfie on to your Instagram account, you immediately either got a bunch of likes, found some nice comments or had some people followed you (or all of the above). You felt overjoyed to know that someone had actually like your 'mug shot'! They even [...]

By | 2017-04-24T19:51:10+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Instagram|8 Comments

How to Clear Instagram Search History

As an Instagram power user you probably use the search feature practically on daily basis.  Instagram search is quite a powerful tool that lets you not only to find people or tags but also places (locations). In addition, every time you do a search and choose one of the item from the search result Instagram [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:11:25+00:00 October 28th, 2015|Instagram|2 Comments

How to send direct message or create a group chat in Instagram the new way

This month is an upgrade month for Instagram, they seem to release one after another. So, after a big change of heart to allow posting photos in landscape or portrait mode, this time is the in-app messaging feature that gets overhauled. Instagram introduced its first attempt to build an in-app messaging into its growing photo [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:11:25+00:00 September 14th, 2015|Instagram|9 Comments

How to avoid getting banned, blocked or disabled by Instagram

  TL;DR: If you are already in the 'dog house' go scroll down to find some actions you can try to speed up the process of reinstating your account. Welcome to the new Instagram! This born-again Instagram is a total paranoid, over protective and has a zero tolerance ... to spammers ... or anything that [...]

By | 2017-03-30T00:24:47+00:00 August 26th, 2015|Instagram|1,004 Comments

Supercharge your Instagram experience with InstaGrab

Are you getting tired of Instagram seemingly persistent attitude against adding features to the app? Well thankfully somebody had the same feeling and decided to do something about it! Say Hello to InstaGrab! InstaGrab will supercharge your Instagram like you’ve never experienced before. It will remind you back why Instagram was such a fun and [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:11:26+00:00 March 19th, 2015|Instagram|6 Comments

Help! My Instagram got Hacked!

No matter how careful we are, sometimes somehow we just manage to let our guard down and accidentally allow some insidious 'element' take control of our online asset. Instagram, being a very 'visual' online media, is a heaven for hackers and you should always keep a leading antivirus software installed on your computer because if [...]

By | 2017-03-30T00:24:50+00:00 February 23rd, 2015|Instagram|233 Comments

Windows Phone Users Rejoice! Full Experience Instagram App Is Here!

Many people in the Windows Phone community had been so baffled with the lack of interest from Instagram team to build an Instagram app for Windows Phone. Sure, every time people ask the question to Kevin (Instagram's founder and CEO), when they will release an app for Windows Phone, he always says that 'it's being built', [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:11:39+00:00 August 22nd, 2013|Instagram|1 Comment

New Instagram Brand Guidelines Will Screw Most Insta Apps

Don't you love a company who turns on the people who has helped them to achieve what they've got right now?! Well, Instagram had done it once to its users, and now they've done it to the developers. In the beginning, Instagram had realised quite early that if they want to grow as quick as [...]

By | 2017-01-29T21:11:39+00:00 August 21st, 2013|Instagram|2 Comments