August 17, 2022

What you need to know

  • Instagram says it will soon begin testing larger images on the platform.
  • Users will be able to post images in a 9:16 aspect ratio when the test rolls out.
  • Instagram has received backlash for its recent TikTok-like changes to video.

You may not have been a fan of Instagram’s recent changes, but the company hopes to introduce a new change that some users may appreciate.

When asked during an AMA on Friday if Instagram was working on any cool features for photos, Instagram head Adam Mosseri stated that the company plans to start testing support for taller images (via The Verge).