Instagram announces new creative functions

Instagram announces a new feature that, according to the social network, aims to allow users to add context and creativity to their publications in stories.

A new stickers button is now available that you can see, once the photo or video is taken, in the upper right side, next to the text and drawing tools. The time, temperature and even location are some of the options you can add. The latter works just like the location that is shared in regular publications. Followers who see the story will be able to touch the tag to know more about the place, however, the story will not appear on the location page.

The stickers will be of different reasons but for this month will be available different Christmas motives, that can be moved and resized.

Instagram also announced other new features. He added the option of ‘Hands Free’ that allows you to start recording a video with just one click, without having to press and hold.

In addition, it is possible to add several boxes of text and choose without leaving it justified to the left, to the right or in the center. Finally in iOS, you can save the entire history of the last 24 hours on the phone as a single video.

A few days ago, the social network of photos, increased to more than 600 million users after achieving 100 million more since June, when it announced its 500 million users.