Yesterday, Instagram introduced new “Type mode” in stories, It’s the that Instagram was testing previously testing with small number of users.
Instagram posted this on their press blog.
Today, we’re introducing “Type” mode in stories, a new way to share anything that’s on your mind with creative text styles and backgrounds — no photo or video required. Now, you can turn your most random thoughts into something colorful and expressive.
Type mode basically allow Instagram users to share text-only posts in Instagram Stories, and the feature is similar in design to the Facebook option that lets you accentuate text-only posts with large fonts and colorful backgrounds.
According to Instagram users can creatively create their thoughts into something colorful and expressive through Type mode.
How To Use Type Mode in Instagram
According to Instagram When you open the camera, you’ll see “Type” next to “Normal” under the record button. Tap “Type” and write whatever comes to mind — your favorite lyrics, a silly thought or a random idea — and play with different styles to change the look and feel. Then, you can pick different background colors, highlight words and phrases or add a background photo.
Users can also use the new Type mode when adding text to any photo or video. And, like everything else you share to stories.