Instagram is reportedly working on allowing users to create posts using their desktop website. The upcoming feature for the social media platform was spotted on Twitter by a notable tipster. According to the tipster, the feature is being tested internally and will take a long time to reach the general audience. Tipster has provided some mockups on how the website will allow users to create and edit posts on the social media website. Currently, posting content on Instagram is specific to its mobile apps.
Tweet Alessandro Paluzzi aka @ alex193a, by notable tipster, is a series of mockups, and shows how Instagram plans to introduce the ability to create and edit posts containing photos and videos on a social media platform using a desktop browser .
According to Tipster, the Facebook-owned photo sharing social media platform will allow users to drop multiple images or videos to create posts. Users may also be able to select the aspect ratio of the post from four options – Basic, Class (1: 1), Portrait (4: 5), and Landscape (16: 9). However, screenshots shared by Paluzzi suggest that the original aspect ratio was currently unavailable.
Another screenshot shared by Paluzzi suggests that users will be able to select filters and edit photos in the same way that they are subjected to Android and iOS apps. The final screenshot shows how users can add captions, tag people or places, add alternative text and define advanced settings before posting photos or videos on Instagram.
Palujic, as mentioned The claims That the facility is currently being tested internally and it may take some time to be released to the general public. Gadgets 360 has contacted Instagram to confirm a feature that will allow users to create and edit posts on the desktop website. This report will be updated when we hear back.