Instagram continues to improve its web version: after the DM, the direct also happen to be available in the browser

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The last days are being intense for Instagram and, more specifically, to its web version. Historically, the portal of the platform has always been mentenido in a second plane. Improved with the time, featured roles, but always remained very far from the mobile applications.

However, in a matter of days, the situation is changing. If Friday the company announced that the web version began to to allow the sending of direct messagesin the last few hours we have been able to verify that the direct of Instagram are accessible from the web page. Since you don’t need the mobile.


Use the web version as a substitute of the mobile applications was unthinkable

The direct to Instagram from the web

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Access to direct on Instagram from the web there is no mystery, it is in the same way on a mobile device. From the account that is doing the direct, by clicking on the profile picture, or from the main page, where we will be highlighted the issue at the top.

What does change, thankfully, is the way of presenting the relay live. The live stream of Instagram take advantage of the extra space that provides the screen of a computer or a tablet to put the left side the broadcast on yes and on the right the comments that are made in vivo, as we can observe in the screenshot that illustrates this article.

The web version of Instagram takes advantage of the extra space of computer screens to display the comments of the direct separately and not on the image

The direct Instagram on the web also allow you to make comments during the broadcast, as well as share the live streams adding /live at the end of the address of a profile. Yes, it will not be possible to start any live streaming from a computer. To do this we will always need the mobile phone.


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Instagram continues to improve its web version: after the DM, the direct also happen to be available in the browser

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Toni Castillo

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