Instagram is one of the most popular social media. You must be using Instagram to stay connected with your friends, colleagues, and others. Recently Instagram is working on a new feature that allows users to save Draft their Story.
Now Instagram testing the new option that letting users hide likes count on their posts. Today I am explaining to you the Instagram new feature allows users to hide likes count on their posts. Read this post till the end to know more about this.
Instagram testing letting users hide likes count
A Facebook spokeswoman said on Wednesday that Instagram is launching a small global test where users can choose whether to hide like counts on their own posts or other people’s posts. It is currently testing and rollout for permanent or extend after testing. This feature allows users to decide whether they want to show their like count or not on their post or see them on content shared by other users.
If you want to show your likes count then you can show it on your post. But if you don’t want to show then you don’t show it on your post. It totally depends upon you. The Instagram spokeswoman said in the statement that in 2019, we started hiding like counts for a small group of people to understand if it lessens some pressure when posting on Instagram.
“Some people found this beneficial but some still wanted to see like counts so they could track what’s popular. ” The Spokesperson also said that “We’re testing this on Instagram to start, but we’re also exploring a similar experience for Facebook”.