Instagram comments are getting more like Facebook.
The company is updating its comments so users can like each other’s comments on posts, the Facebook-owned company announced on Tuesday. The app is also adding the ability to turn off commenting on specific posts and remove followers from private accounts without using the block button.
All of the changes are starting to roll out as of Tuesday, but Instagram says it should take a couple weeks to show up to everyone.
In a blog post Tuesday, Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom said the ability to like comments helps Instagram users “show support and encourages positivity throughout the community.” Read more…