Instagram wants you to know how much time you spend on Instagram

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summary: Now you will be able to see how much time you spend on Instagram. Instagram is working on a way for users to keep track of how much time they spend on the app in the same way like tech juggernauts like Apple and Google have been investing in over the past few months. The feature will be called “User Insights”. Users will be able to set their own limits. It also lets you limit how many notifications you get from the app.

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Main Article: Are you overusing Instagram?. Do you want to manage overuse of Instagram?. Let Instagram do it for you then. Instagram is stepping up to help you manage overuse rather than leaving it to iOS and Android’s new screen time dashboards.

According to some reports Instagram was creating a prototype containing the Usage Insights features. The Facebook sub company’s CEO Kevin System confirmed its forthcoming launch. He tweeted by saying

“It’s true . . . We’re building tools that will help the IG community know more about the time they spend on Instagram – any time should be positive and intentional . . . Understanding how time online impacts people is important, and it’s the responsibility of all companies to be honest about this. We want to be part of the solution. I take that responsibility seriously.”


These screenshots are from Jane Manchun Wong’s Twitter handle. Though Usage Insights might change before an official launch, these screenshots give us an idea of what they will include.

We haven’t heard more from Instagram yet as Though Usage Insights might change before an official launch, these screenshots give us an idea of what they will include.

This yet to launched feature of the app Usage Insights device offers clients an every day count of their minutes spent on the application. They’ll have the ability to set a period spent day by day restrict, and get an update once they surpass that. There’s likewise an alternate way to deal with Instagram’s warnings so the application is less interruptive. The app has been spotted trying another cheeseburger catch that opens a slide-out route menu on the profile. That may be the place the connection for Usage Insights shows up, in light of this screenshots.

This might be an interesting move by the company as they are bringing up features like Android P. Now, it will be interesting to see how users look towords it and how things goes. We will keep updating you on the roll out of the feature.

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