Instagram could soon get a new layout for stories

Instagram could soon get a new layout for stories

Instagram could soon be changing how you go through your friends’ stories on the platform. A new report suggests that the popular social media app could be bringing vertically scrolling stories, similar to how the app’s Reels works. The feature could replace the current stories layout which scrolls horizontally with new stories appearing on the right side of older ones. While users have to tap on the right edge of the screen to go to the next story, and swipe to skip to the next Instagram user, the new feature will allow them to simply swipe up to go to the next profile. However, the list of stories will still be a vertical bar on the top and it will continue scrolling sideways. Instagram is testing the new layout in …
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