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Instagram Direct: Now on your desktop

News you want to use week 4.

Instagram is bringing Direct Messages to the web, with a small percentage of users getting access to the feature at the moment. After years of users hoping for the feature, it’s finally here! Instagram is ready to bring Direct Messages to its web app. Starting today, a “small percentage” of global users are getting the ability to send and receive DMs from Instagram’s website. The news comes as a relief for brands, businesses, creators and community managers around the world who often had to rely on their phones to keep in touch with followers. Last year, Facebook started unifying Facebook and Instagram inboxes, therefore this feature is mainly for regular users, rather than businesses.

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