The redesigned Snapchat app has struggled to attract more users since its roll-out previous year and newer versions have been criticized for being too confusing. The good news is the switch was an accident and isn't a permanent change to Instagram.
Facebook has subsequently gone on record to say that the update wasn't meant to be rolled out globally to all Instagram users. "We apologise for any confusion". But it's worth remembering just how important the Stories format is to Facebook when you think about why Instagram would do these kinds of tests in the first place.
Last night, Instagram pushed out an update which brought the sideways scrolling of feed.
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The photo-sharing site uses a typical vertical scrolling feature, but many saw that change this morning when launching the app.
On Monday, Instagram tested a major redesign that removed vertical scrolling, Business Insider reported. Given the reaction to the update, it's probably fair to suggest that the Instagram-faithful won't be particularly enthused if the company does decide to go ahead with this change at scale.
- Alex Heath (@alexeheath) December 27, 2018Sorry about that, this was supposed to be a very small test but we went broader than we anticipated. However, it seems the experiment was short-lived and things are now back to normal. If you are still seeing the new interface, simply close and restart your app and the old layout should be back. A user shared a beta version of the update, and Instagram confirmed it was in the works at the time.