Instagram is reportedly working on allowing users to create posts the use of its desktop website. The upcoming feature for the social media platform was once spotted by a notable tipster on Twitter. According to the tipster, the feature is being tested internally and it’ll take a long while before it reaches the general audience. The tipster has given some mockups of how the website will allow users to create and edit posts on the social media website. Currently, posting satisfied on Instagram is exclusive to its mobile apps.
The tweet by notable tipster Alessandro Paluzzi aka @alex193a, is a series of mockups, and shows how Instagram looks to be planning to introduce the ability to create and edit posts containing photos and videos on the social media platform the use of the desktop browser.
According to the tipster, the Facebook owned photo sharing social media platform will allow users to drag drop more than one images or videos to create a post. Users will also be in a position to make a choice the aspect ratio of the post from four options — Original, Square (1:1), Portrait (4:5), and Landscape (16:9). Then again, the screenshot shared by Paluzzi shows that the Original aspect ratio was once currently unavailable.
Another screenshot shared by Paluzzi shows that users will be in a position to make a choice filters and edit the photos in the similar manner that they’re subjected to on the Android and iOS apps. The final screenshot shows how users can add captions, tag people or places, add alt text, and define advanced settings before posting photos or videos on Instagram.
As mentioned, Paluzzi claims that the feature is being currently tested internally and may take some time before it is released to most of the people. Gadgets 360 has reached out to Instagram to confirm the feature that will allow users to create and edit posts on the desktop website. This outline will be up to date when we hear back.