Instagram Brings Shopping to Stories
Instagram today said it is expanding the availability of its shopping service to stories. Instagram already allows brands to include shopping links in their new feed posts. Moving forward, brands and retailers can add buying experiences to their ephemeral stories, signified by a shopping bag sticker that appears on images and videos. Shopping will be available from a select number of brands in stories to start, including Adidas, Aritzia, and Louis Vuitton, with more to follow over time.
Apr 13, 2017
Instagram today rolled out new sticker tools meant to help people be more creative in their posts and stories. First up is the ability to turn your selfie into its own sticker.
Dec 18, 2018
Instagram today announced several new ways people can interact with one another via the social network. First, it has added the ability to ask friends for music recommendations, or to make your own recommendations, using the questions sticker.
May 17, 2018
Instagram today made it possible to share feed posts directly to stories. The latest version of the app includes tools that make it easy to share a post published in your feed to your own story as a sticker where your friends and followers can see and interact with it.
Nov 7, 2017
Instagram today said people will be able to add older photos to their ephemeral stories. Before today's update, only photos captured within the previous 24 hours could be added to stories.