After the acquisition of the social network giant facebook for more than $ billion, Instagram gets its major updates to 2.5 with ‘visual improvements’. The photo-sharing app brings outs its 2.5 update for iOS with an Explore tab, Visual improvements, speed optimizations, and the option to share Facebook Likes.
One of the highlighting changes brough out is the “Explore” tab, which was exchanged for the new “Popular” tab. However you can still come across the top-ranking snapshots under “Explore”, but now Instagram also makes you to search by username or hashtag. That will probably make it alot easier if you’re just looking for pics from a particular sporting event, perhaps, or you want to focus on street art shots. Instagram revamped its speed as the photos loading as the photo-loading are much quicker with this latest updates. Moreover there is no word yet regarding the update to the Android app.
Instagram 2.5 for iOS holds the following new features.
- Revamped profile tab
- Search for users and tags in the Explore tab
- Improvements to commenting
- User search auto completes based on people you follow
- Visual improvements
- Speed optimizations
- Optionally share likes to Facebook (enable in your Profile > Sharing Settings > Facebook)