You guys! Uncle Mark Zuckerberg is CEO Facebook, Messenger, Whatsapp and Instagram and he does not send anybody. Much less if he asked to buy your multi-billion dollar app and you refuse.

That’s exactly what happened between him and Snapchat. He asked to buy over Snapchat, they refused so he pretended went back to the drawing board and came up with an update very similar to Snapchat’s USP and added to Instagram as an update. You must have heard people talk about the new update or seen something new on your Instagram timeline, well, it is the new Instagram stories and this is a step by step guide on how it works, courtesy my Instagram page.

This new feature allows you share photos and videos with drawing and editing tools but they exist for only 24hours… just like Snapchat.

When you update your app, it is at the top left corner of the app home screen like so:

Follow my crooked arrow to see the icon for adding a new Instagram Story

Follow my crooked arrow to see the icon for adding a new Instagram Story

First-time users will see thisIMG_20160804_001624_625

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Oh Wow! Radical!

It has 6 filters, an option to download your ‘story’ to gallery, 10 seconds of video recording and 3 drawing tools with an array of colors at the base.

Waiting very patiently for an update from Instagram stories.

Check my previous post on top 5 free apps on Google play store! Apple store inafew!