As per the report, the photo-sharing platform is also testing a revamped interface for posting Stories that will make it easier to mention other accounts or add a location to a post.
This feature is being tested with a small percentage of Instagram's global community and expanded based on the learning and feedback from the Instagram community.
The tool could help Instagram boost engagement at a time when it's reportedly losing users, especially younger ones, to competing platforms like TikTok.
"With 'Collab', you can invite a collaborator to your Feed Post and Reels and so they can share the content with their followers," the company noted.
Any accounts set as a favourite will appear higher in the feed, regardless of their popularity or other signals used by the algorithm.
This information also allows the platform to personalise user experience.
Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform said that the new translation feature will be available globally.
Inspired by the upcoming Super Follows feature of Twitter, Instagram is now working on a tool that will let creators post exclusive content to their Instagram stories only available to subscribers.
Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram added the ability to view Stories on the web in 2017 and added direct messaging to desktop late last year.
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