20 Jun Instagram lets you hide your drunken Stories from your boss
Instagram’s tales has fairly shortly develop into the standout function of the app, permitting you to share delightfully ephemeral clips and pics that vanish after simply 24 hours. Sounds acquainted, proper? The function was cribbed shamelessly from Snapchat.
If you use Instagram Stories to share the instances you’re at your drunken, debauched worst, you’re most likely glad to know that the function comes with some fairly nifty filtering options. This means you can block your boss from watching your tales, with out having to dam them from the remainder of your posts.
How does this work in follow? Well, suppose I simply posted a narrative exhibiting me binge-watching The West Wing after I must be working. If I wished to maintain Alejandro Tauber, TNW’s Editor in Chief, from watching it, I’d simply should dive into the Options menu, faucet Story Settings, after which choose Hide Story From. Then, I can simply should key within the first few characters of the account I want to block.
It’s not a brand new function, by any stretch of the creativeness. But it’s fairly useful, and it’s one Instagram doesn’t overtly promote. And if it saves one individual from getting fired after an evening on the sauce, all the higher.