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How to Add Music to Instagram Stories

Want to add some music to your Instagram story? Using a fancy little trick, you can easily play a song and have that song recorded as a background soundtrack for an Instagram Story video that you post to the social network. For social network aficionados, you’ll find adding songs to Instagram Stories is similar to … Read More

How to Post Live Photos to Instagram & Facebook

Capturing Live Photos with the iPhone camera is a lot of fun, but when you share those moments with friends through Instagram or Facebook the “Live” aspect of the photo disappears and only the still picture posts to the service instead. Of course, we want to post the Live Photo the Instagram or Facebook, rather … Read More

How to Get Notifications from Specific Instagram User Posts

Ever wanted to be alerted to comments and activity on a specific Instagram account or post? Maybe it’s your best friends Instagram, your kids, a brand contest, something posted by a crush, or someone you’re secretly admiring, whatever the reason you can selectively enable notifications for individual Instagram accounts posts rather easily. This is all … Read More

Instagram gets personal with ‘Videos You Might Like’

Instagram gets personal in hopes of helping you find interesting shared videos much more easily with a new feature in the Explore area of its popular photo sharing service. Called “Videos You Might Like,” the new personalized channel can be found in the Explore grid within the mobile app. Now you can spend less time […]

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How to stitch together a Frankenvideo in Instagram

An update this week has given Instagram a new superpower: You can now stitch together several clips into a single video in the app. Some of the process and details are a little unclear, however, so we’re here to help walk you through it. Here’s how to make your classic montages in Instagram. This update […]

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Instagram comes to life with this inexpensive printer

Epson’s new all-in-one printer, the Epson XP-430, positions itself as an affordable wireless printer that also integrates with the photos on your social networks. You can use the included Epson Creative Print software to link your Instagram account and print out your photos, plus scan and share photos directly to your Facebook. It’s pretty nifty, considering […]

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Leave Instagram behind with AfterLight’s massive toolset

Instagram has a fair amount of filters, but boy everyone uses them all the time. You know a photo’s come from the photo-sharing social network when you can call out the filters on it: X-Pro, Hefe, Clarendon! If you’re looking to stand out from the crowd, check out AfterLight, a sweetly-priced iOS app for iPad […]

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Phew! New Instagram update restores log out button

Head into the App Store and get the latest Instagram update because it solves a huge problem: you can finally log out of your account. Ordinarily, this wouldn’t be a breakthrough new feature but it is now if you’ve been severely confused about how to escape lately. I’m going crazy!!!! How do you log out […]

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Videos on Instagram just got four times longer

Once an app only for photos, Instagram is now greatly extending its video capabilities. Coming soon, users will be able to share videos up to 60 seconds in length. Instagram started rolling out this change today and says more improvements to video are coming in a future update. One such improvement Instagram says will arrive […]

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