Meta-owned Instagram will soon start testing the Repost feature.
The Reposts feature was first spotted by social media consultant Matt Navarra.
Through this, you can recommend new posts to your friends who get your feed.
New Delhi. Meta-owned Instagram will soon start testing the ‘Reposts’ feature for the feed. However, it will not be available for all users. Instagram will be testing this feature with a selected group of users. The Reposts feature was first spotted by social media consultant Matt Navarra.
He also shared a screenshot of Adam Mosseri’s Instagram profile, which shows an icon similar to a Twitter retweet. Also a Reposts tab is also visible in it. Alessandro Paluzzi, a reverse engineer, then shared a snippet of what appears to be a splash screen for the Repost feature test. In this, the feature has been told.
Introduced feature in a new way
Instagram introduces Reposts in a new way, so you can recommend new posts you find on your feed to your friends, or even put them on Stories. However, if you re-share a post or reel on your feed, it will be visible to your followers in a separate Reposts feed. You will get their reply in the form of a message on these reshared posts.
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Resharing facility already available
By the way, resharing a post is not a new feature for Instagram. The facility to reshare posts, stories or reels has existed on the platform for a long time, but one cannot reshare posts on their feed without using third party apps.
Reposts feature is available in Tiktok
Now that Tiktok also has the feature of resharing videos, it is time for Instagram to introduce this feature. Let us tell you that the repost feature of Tiktok allows users to share videos of their choice. Only posts reposted by users on Tiktok appear in this section.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 10, 2022, 13:48 IST