Instagram one of the biggest social media platform for sharing photos and videos is giving more option for the users to hide the likes count on their posts.
Instagram Starts Test To Hide Likes for Users in 7 Countries
The new test is started experimenting with several countries starts with Ireland, Japan, Brazil, Australia, and New Zealand. also in Canada. Instagram says if we do this It would be less toxic and more healthy for users to pay less attention to fake impressions and focusing on the contents.
Selected users will get a banner notifying message after the changes applied on a particular account.
“We want your friends to focus on the photos and videos you share, not how many likes they get. You can still see your own likes by tapping on the list of people who’ve liked it, but your friends will not be able to see how many likes your post has received,” the company, which is owned by Facebook, said in a published statement.