Now TikTok Is Copying Instagram With ‘Photography’ | Tech Reddy
By now, we are all used to seeing the Instagram TikTok copy. Now, in a new twist, TikTok is copying Instagram with a new feature called “Photo Mode.” The update allows TikTok users to share multiple photos in a post, with captions of up to 2,200 characters.
New photo posts, which can also feature music, appear on your user page alongside videos. In a blog post, TikTok says it hopes Photo Mode, which has been combined for a long time, will allow creators to “express themselves and connect with others.”
But Photo Mode is remaking Your Page more like Instagram in ways that may not be creative. According to Mashablethe part that has been taken by the creators to share the recycled text memes and other things that are popular on … Instagram.
But TikTok is copying Instagram’s original concept which is very popular because Instagram has had trouble integrating it with its TikTok clone, Reels. The Wall Street Journal recently TikTok is overtaking Instagram’s Videos in daily watch times.
It’s also the latest clash of every social media platform shaming each other to the point of being in style. Just in the last six weeks: and the French startup BeReal (Instagram has not yet been officially launched) has received their own news. Twitter introduced a TikTok feed for videos. Even YouTube Shorts, another TikTok clone, added the TikTok style.
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