Social media platforms continue to improve themselves every day. Jane Manchun Wong shared a post on Twitter claiming that Instagram’s testing a self-destructing messages feature, after Whatsapp. Later, Instagram officials confirmed the new feature replying to Wong’s tweet.
Major changes and innovations have been made in the applications of Facebook, especially in the last few months. A few months ago, we talked about the new ephemeral messaging feature Whatsapp is working on.
Jane Manchun Wong, who is very well known for discovering the features of social media platforms, recently claimed that Instagram is working on a self-destructing messages feature, by sharing a tweet. Wong also shared a video on how the feature works.
Instagram is working on “? mode” where messages disappear— Jane Manchun Wong (@wongmjane) March 19, 2020
It seems to be in an early barebone version but I tried my best to demonstrate how it might work pic.twitter.com/ZrUZZj0TWo
Soon, Instagram officials responded to Wong’s tweet and confirmed the existence of the feature.
We're always exploring new features to improve your messaging experience. This feature is still in early development and not testing externally just yet!— Instagram Comms (@InstagramComms) March 19, 2020
What do you think about Instagram’s new feature?