Instagram is currently working on a new feature called ‘Favourites’. The new feature will allow users to select certain accounts whose posts they would like to see higher in their feed
The Facebook owned company said the new feature seeks to give users more control over the news feed algorithm . According to tech insiders the new feature already exist on Facebook. Favourites it allow users to choose up to 30 friend or facebook pages.
TechCrunch report, the instagram new feature was recently spotted in development by reverse engineer Alessandro Paluzzi, who found a new pushpin icon for Favourites in the Instagram Settings menu, and other details about how the feature may work.
Instagram spokesperson told TechCrunch, “this feature is an internal prototype that’s still in development, and not testing externally.”