Upcoming Instagram features: QR codes, product tagging, exclusive content and more

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Upcoming Instagram features: QR codes, product tagging, exclusive content and more
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  • Instagram is currently working on adding QR codes, product tagging, exclusive content and more.
  • The features are currently being tested and are expected to be announced soon.
  • Here are the top upcoming Instagram features.
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Instagram is one of the most popular photo-sharing and short video apps. The Meta-owned app receives regular updates that bring new features to the users to make the platform more engaging and seamless while keeping up with the competition.

The company is currently working on adding new features such as the ability to reply to stories with images, sharing posts with the help of a QR code, improved messaging features and more.

In this post, we look at some of the top features coming to Instagram.

Reply to stories with images


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Instagram is currently working on an update that will allow you to reply to stories using an image. Users can currently reply to stories only using a text message or a GIF. In addition to replying, users can also react using an emoji. The new feature will enable you to easily share images in response to a story.

QR Code



According to mobile developer Alessandro Paluzzi, Instagram is currently working on a new feature that will allow you to share your posts from Instagram with your friends and family with the help of a QR code. Users will be able to scan the QR code on their device to view your photos and videos on the app.
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Product tagging



Upcoming Instagram features: QR codes, product tagging, exclusive content and more
Product tagging.Instagram

Instagram is currently testing product tagging in the US. Users with public accounts will be able to tag products while posting a photo or video. This will allow you to tag products that you are wearing or showcasing in the photo or video, allowing viewers to purchase them easily.

Exclusive content




The Meta-owned app is also working on an exclusive content tab that will be part of your profile page. As per Paluzzi, the tab will allow you to share exclusive content with subscribers. Instagram may also launch this as a separate section for paid users, allowing people to earn by sharing exclusive content.

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