The Social Diary

A chronological list of key changes announced and made by Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat & YouTube.

June 2018

2oth June: Instagram release IGTV [more]

12th June: Instagram bring shopping to Stories [more]

7th June: Instagram introduce @mention sharing [more]


May 2018

22nd May: Instagram adds mute function [more]

17th May: Instagram allow you to share feed posts to Stories [more]

11th May: Instagram add the Emoji Slider to Instagram Stories [more]


April 2018

10th April: Instagram roll-out Focus mode for Stories to all users [more]

10th April: Mark Zuckerberg appears in front of Congress to talk about Privacy Scandal.

4th April: Facebook (Instagram) immediately deprecate a range of APIs used widely within Instagram apps [more]


March 2018

21st March: Instagram allow hashtag and profile links in the bio [more]


February 2018

28th February: Twitter adds new bookmark capability to platform [more]

7th February: Snapchat roll-out major UI change to all users in the US and UK

1st February: Instagram launch new “type” more in Stories and add fonts [more]

January 2018

30th January: Instagram launch API scheduling capability [more]

11th January: Facebook announces plans for major changes in order to encourage more meaningful interactions between people [more]

December 2017

12th December: Twitter launch threads function to improve multi-tweet posts [more]

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