Instagram Adds TV Section Where You Can Be Famous
Instagram has reached 1 billion users yesterday. If every single person in the world has an account, it means that 13 percent of the world population is using the social media app.
That’s a lot! I know.
Upon reaching this endeavour the CEO of the app launched IGTV (Instagram TV) section where users can upload videos that can be played full-screen or vertically.
The video section will feature content from people users already follow on their account.
IGTV will be a standalone app.
Users can upload and share an hour-long video. There will also be a comment section for everyone.
Instagram said that they will not first put an advertisement in between the contents.
According to app CEO Kevin Systrom, the new app is open for users who want to become famous.