24.05 2018 10:09h

Instagram Wants You To Know How Much Time You're Spending On The App

Even if you'd rather not know
Instagram, Instagram News, Influencer Marketing, Time Well Spent, Social media marketing

We all know how easy it can be easy to fall down the Insta-vortex, mindlessly scrolling through post after post for hours.

Instagram is now committed to putting a stop to it.

The Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform has revealed that it will soon roll out a new usage tool, that will help users keep track of how much time they spend on the app.


Developers had been anticipating this new feature for some time - and last week Instagram's CEO Kevin Systrom confirmed it's a go.

According to The Verge Systrom later confirmed the original report in a series of tweets, commenting that the company is . . . "building tools that will help the IG community know more about the time they spend on Instagram — any time should be positive and intentional.”

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