In the current scenario, Instagram has been the go-to social media for a huge number of people. With the increasing number of users, more and more features are included in the application. Previously, Facebook was social media for everyone. But now most of the users are shifted towards Instagram.
Liking one’s post on Instagram is the most common feature that everyone is familiar with. There are people for whom the number of likes they get may matter and there are others who just don’t care at all. People may feel insecure regarding the likes. Have you ever thought of posting a picture, and no one sees how many people liked it? Well, no worries Instagram is planning to add this feature. Instagram tested users in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Ireland, Italy and Brazil with hiding ‘like’ counts for months. This week users in the US are going to experience this new feature according to CEO Adam Mosseri.
Not only Instagram, Facebook is attempting to remove publicly-available engagement metrics from their platform as well. So far YouTube and Twitter have tested this feature. The quest to become the safest place on the Internet is what Instagram intends to be. But feature had some backlash from the user. The concealing of the engagement metrics will it even difficult to point the one’s legitimate follower. Let’s wait and what Instagram will do about this issue. We will keep you updated about this.