Today, we’re introducing new features that make it easier to access, create and navigate between multiple accounts and profiles for people on Facebook and Instagram.
We know that many people use more than one of our apps to pursue different interests, reach a wider audience, or share different aspects of themselves with different groups of people. different. With that in mind, we’re simplifying the process of creating and transferring between accounts and profiles.
Switching between Facebook and Instagram is easy
First, we’re introducing a new cross-profile interface that makes it easier to stay on top of notifications and navigate between Facebook and Instagram.
People can easily switch between their Facebook and Instagram profiles if they have been added to the same Account Center. In addition, people can see their Facebook and Instagram stories in one place. Notifications will also be available for each profile, making it easier to stay up-to-date across Facebook and Instagram.
We’re testing this new experience globally on iOS, Android and the web.
Quickly Create New Accounts and Profiles
We’re also introducing a new account registration and login flow to make it easier for people to create new accounts across Facebook and Instagram.
People new to our products can create a Facebook or Instagram account and then use that account to sign up for others. And people who have Facebook and Instagram accounts can use login information from one app to access the other, as long as their accounts are in the same Account Center.
We’re testing this new experience globally on iOS and Android.
Creativity And Safety in Psychology
These new features use the Meta tag to make it clear and easy to understand that you’re interacting with a feature that works across more than one Meta technology, making the process more seamless. as possible.
As always, account security and privacy are top of mind for us, and the current security situation will continue to affect the updates we announce today. For example, if a person switches to two-factor authentication for their Facebook account, an unknown device will not be able to log into their Facebook account with their Instagram login information.
In addition, people will be notified when they create a new account using their existing account and add an account to their Account Center, so you can confidently stay informed about activity across all your accounts. Finally, people can control which characters appear in the communication experience, and which accounts can be included in each other.
While these changes are limited to Facebook and Instagram, we will continue to explore how to improve cross-app features across all of our technologies.