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Celebrating One Year of Instagram Stories

A year ago today we introduced stories to Instagram. With more than 250 million daily users, stories made Instagram a place for people to share all of their moments – the highlights and everything in between. Stories has also helped increase the amount of time people spend on Instagram. Those under the age of 25…

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Fun New Face Filter!

Today, we’re rolling out a new face filter to help you express yourself and turn an ordinary selfie into something fun and entertaining. Try it out and combine it with other creative tools to show your friends how you’re feeling, no matter where you are or what you’re doing. Just open the camera and tap…

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Introducing Photo and Video Replies to Stories

Starting today, you can reply to stories with a photo or video. From selfies to Boomerangs, now you can be even more fun and playful when you respond to friends. To reply with a photo or a video, tap the new camera button while you’re watching a story. You can use any creative tools in…

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New Stickers for 4th of July and Canada Day

Today, we’re launching stickers to help celebrate this weekend’s holidays across North America. In the United States, you’ll see a star-spangled sticker pack to help you celebrate Independence Day. From backyard BBQs to fireworks at night, these new stickers let you add creativity to the moments you share throughout the holiday. And in Canada, you’ll…

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New Stickers for Summer

As summer kicks off in the northern hemisphere, you’ll see a new set of stickers available throughout the season. From pool floaties to flip-flops, ice cream and more, these stickers help you make any summer moment more fun and creative.

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New Face Filters and More

Today, we’re rolling out new face filters to give you more ways to turn an ordinary selfie into something fun and entertaining. Try out the new road trip filter and open your mouth to rush down the road. Bring in a friend and watch a rainbow appear before your eyes. You can also play around…

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New Face Filters in Camera

Today, we’re rolling out new face filters in the Instagram camera to give you more ways to turn an ordinary selfie into something fun and entertaining. Play around with the top hat filter to add a new style to your selfies — the accessories look drawn on and you can open your mouth or lift…

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Meet the Artists Behind Pride Stickers in Instagram Stories

Today we rolled out Pride Stickers in the Instagram camera, all created by LGBTQ-identified artists across our global community. When you see a pride sticker while viewing stories on Instagram, tap it to see the artist’s name and tap again to discover more photos and videos from the #pride2017 hashtag. We invite you to meet…

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Celebrating Pride 2017 on Instagram

In celebration of Pride 2017, we’re introducing a set of new creative tools for Instagram Stories including pride stickers and a rainbow brush. Pride Stickers and Rainbow Brush Throughout pride month, turn any photo or video into a visual celebration and show of solidarity by using pride stickers in your stories or in the photos…

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Introducing Location and Hashtag Stories on Explore

Today we’re excited to announce two new ways to discover the world around you on Explore: location stories and hashtag stories. Now you can see what’s happening around you and find stories related to your interests. You’ll see a new story ring at the top of Explore filled with stories happening near you. These stories…

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