Facebook-owned Instagram is generating the QR codes that give users a chance to access the profile from any scannable third-party camera apps. So, with the new update, users can be able to generate the QR codes and by generating the QR codes they can be able to open up their profile from any camera apps.
Instagram initially, launched the feature last year in Japan. The reason behind rolling up the QR code feature is to make the businesses on Instagram more productive and manageable. This will let the businesses to scan QR code anywhere and open-up the Instagram profile with much ease. The businesses just have to print their QR code and let the users scan it to open their Instagram account.
Moreover, by this people can see the store timings, purchase items, and follow the account as well. Apart from Instagram, there are numerous other apps as well that supports the QR system such as Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, and Spotify. However, among all, only Twitter actually has the real QR code-like system. But this pandemic has totally changed the meaning of business, now more than ever people are approaching online businesses, so, that’s the reason why Instagram is pushing its network roots continuously.
Ways to Generate the QR Code on Instagram
Generating QR code is just a matter of a few steps. So, here are steps to generate the QR codes on Instagram-
- Move to Settings Menu on your profile section.
- Then, just tap on QR code and you’ll prominently see the nametag there.
After a moment, the Nametag will become your QR code. Isn’t so easy? Earlier, in 2018, Facebook acquired Instagram had launched a similar type feature dubbed as Nametag which carries an internal-like QR code, but that could only be scanned from the Instagram Camera. However, this new entire feature of QR code lets the users scan the QR code from any third-party camera apps.
Recently, two days back, the new update is revealed that Facebook is working on merging Facebook’s Messenger chats with Instagram’s Direct Messages. Some individuals have shown the update and the new update reads- “There’s a new way to chat on Instagram”. This new update lets people make their chats more colorful and attractive. However, this is not launched globally as of now. The new update brought a list of new features and which contains- more colorful chats, extremely animated emoticons, swipe for the reply, and quick access. Hit a click here to get complete relevant information about this. Facebook acquired Instagram in 2012 for $1 billion.
Instagram is the leading social media platform that constantly works on pushing its networks. In the present date, Instagram becomes an appropriate platform for online business. Now, for the online business more people are using Instagram than others. Apparently, a few days back, Instagram had also renovated its shop by offered more attractive yet relevant features to its users.
The newly redesigned Instagram shop has powered by Facebook Pay. The all-new designed Instagram shop and this new feature of QR code will certainly give a boost to the shopping part on Instagram’s network. This will also increase the marketing or new business methodologies. The reason why Instagram is getting such a pleasing response from the users – are only the features or add-ons that Instagram mug-ups to its network.