Instagram has Launched Another Highly Anticipated Feature That Lets You Post Up To 10 Images or Videos In A Single Post in the Form of a Swipeable Carousel. While This Feature has Been Hinted At For A While, Starting Yesterday It Will Be Rolling Out on Android and iOS Over the Next Few Weeks. To Understand What You Can Do With It, Think About the Multi-Image Advertisements That You Could See On Instagram – This Feature Has Been Available to Advertisers Since Early 2015.
Creating These Posts is Very Simple. When You Tap the Button to Create a New Post and Are Taken To The Standard Gallery Image Selection Screen, You Will Notice a New Icon On the Bottom Right Of The Image Preview. Tapping That Icon Will Let You Select Up to Ten Photos or Videos From Your Gallery Before You Hit “Next”. Keep in Mind that these Can be Any Videos and Photos that are in Your Gallery, Even the Boomerang and Hyperlapse Clips that You Might Have Saved Earlier.
Also, These Posts are Square-Only For Now. Instagram Has Added a Little Icon that Makes It Easy To Distinguish Between a Normal Post and A Post With Multiple Photos. These Posts Will Have Blue Dots At the Bottom to Show that There Is More Content That Can Be Viewed By Swiping Left Or Right.
The Feature Was First Spotted in the Beta Version of the App Earlier This Month and Is Now Rolling Out Instagram Apps for Android and iOS. Instagram Launched Instagram Stories last year to Take on Snapchat. The New Feature has Been a Success with Over 150 Million Daily Users.