Instagram has introduced a new fun way to go live and that is “Go Live With A Friend” feature. Instagram was giving hints about its new feature to add a guest into the live stream and today is the day when it’s live and working with your Andriod smartphones. This feature is live and you can use it by updating your Instagram app to its version 20.
This Go Live with a friend Feature of Instagram is really simple and very engaging. Once you go live then you can add any of your viewers to join the live stream with its permission. If your friend accepts it, then the screen gets split and your friend’s window comes right below yours.
The best thing about going live with your friends is that you can still play with Instagram’s face filters when live streaming with your friend and have a great fun. Using this feature, you can go live with your team without being together at the same location.
How To Go Live With A Friend using Instagram
- While broadcasting, tap the new icon in the bottom right corner of your video.
- Tap “Add” to invite anyone who’s currently watching.
- Once they join, you’ll see the screen split into two and your friend pop up right below you.
Since the time Live feature was introduced people started communicating with their followers it was proved to communicate in a more authentic way. With this update, it will add on that from authentic to more funny, engaging and also authentic.
So guys try out this new “Go Live With A Friend” feature of Instagram just by updating your Instagram App to version 20. Follow us on Instagram @AboveAndroid and come live along with us very soon. Let us know how you feel about this brand new update and how you can utilize this feature.
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