karen minton: Instagram Drops DM Test After Complaints from the Users
Instagram Drops DM Test After Complaints from the Users
The heart-bursting animation of Instagram has vanished from the screens. No one knows the exact reasons.
Recently, Instagram has back-peddled heart-bursting animations, which is quite amusing. The social media platform has started rolling out these animations, but soon Instagram was forced to bury the idea. Amidst all, it seems the team of Instagram has received the message regarding the heart-bursting animations. In recent times, social media platforms are adding several new features on their platforms almost every day. It can be understood that these social media platforms are rolling out new features to attract more users to extend their services. But, keeping up with such a vast number of features is quite tricky even for professional reasons. Both Facebook and Twitter have added a new feature in recent weeks. However, the rolling out of new features is slow but continuous and coming out almost every week. Still, most of the time, these new features are tremendous and provide enhanced user experience, but sometimes these may confuse and infuriate the users.
The latest example of such confusing and infuriating rollouts are heart bursting animation introduced by Instagram. After getting a lot of complaints from the users, it seems that the platform has rolled back it. The heart-bursting animations have been removed from the internet after users termed it as annoying. No one can say when the social media platform added the animation, but complaints regarding it were vocal on internet sources for the last two weeks. Similarly, the disappearance of these heart bursting animations is also a mystery. The newly introduced heart bursting animation has been reported gone from Twitter. However, on its official accounts or blogs, Instagram has not mentioned anything regarding the removal of the heart-bursting animation. Now, in the absence of any information regarding the update, many of the people are wondering whether it was only a test. People are especially worried about it is only a test of the upgrade as it was not turned on for all customers. It is most likely that Instagram has heard negative comments from the internet and reverted the updates.
The Heartless Response from the Internet
The removal of updates is the result of the response that flooded Twitter. These updates remained a goldmine for comedy and funny comments. The release of heart-bursting animation remained a mystery for the people and so remained a mystery its removal. Most of the users termed these animations awkward as it can induce platonic relationships while sending these in response. Now, since these heart bursting animations have been removed, some people are feeling not so good. However, most of the people didn’t like the heart-bursting animation update. But, these updates acted as the starter for so many conversations among the people. It seems that Instagram was testing if the animation can impact thousands of users. Amidst all, the new heart bursting animation has now finally disappeared to the people’s surprise. Many of the people were still confused regarding the new updates, and after its removal, different people are giving their reactions in different ways.
Daisy Martin is an avid technical blogger, a magazine contributor, a publisher of guides at mcafee.com/activate and a professional cyber security analyst. Through her writing, she aims to educate people about the dangers and threats lurking in the digital world.