We teach you how to activate a function that will help you take a break from Instagram so that you can enjoy your free time.
Spending time on social media is fun, but it can result in you spending hours staring at the screen. You start by watching a short video that caught your eye and ended up sliding through a series of posts that distract you from your activities.
Instagram has decided to add a new feature to its platform to alleviate this situation. It is about ‘taking a break’, a feature based on the ‘daily time limit’ that seeks to help people reduce the use of the application.
Encourage people to stop using Instagram after a certain period and break the cycle of scrolling.
How to take a break from IG? Step to activate thee features
This feature will notify you when you’ve gone too long without taking a breath to stop using the app. It is only available in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand and Australia and is only available for devices with an iOS operating system.
To activate the function, follow these steps:
First, open Instagram and select your profile photo in the lower right corner. Then, press the icon with three horizontal lines in the upper right corner and select ‘Your activity’.
Thus, a reminder will appear when you use the application for a long time without rest. He’ll even recommend some ideas of what to do during your Instagram break, like ‘Take a deep breath’, ‘Write down what you’re thinking or ‘Get something on your to-do list.’
If you keep the application for a long time without a break, your reminder will appear. He’ll even recommend some ideas for what to do during your Instagram break, such as ‘Take a deep breath’, ‘Write down what you’re thinking or ‘Get something on your to-do list.’
Now you know how to make the app remind you to take a break from Instagram, to focus on meeting all your obligations. Will you dare to try this new function?
I am Bhumi Shah, a highly skilled digital marketer with over 11 years of experience in digital marketing and content writing in the tech industry.