To anyone who has texted, tweeted, logged onto Facebook or scrolled through their Instagram dash, the emoji is an ever-present factor in our increasingly connected lives. But why do we use—and love—emojis so much? And how can emojis impact social media? Let’s take a closer look at our love affair with emojis and how Instagram and other social media users can take advantage of them.
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You’ve noticed a change in your Instagram account, haven’t you? Instagram refined its algorithm in 2016 and since then users’ feeds have not been the same. In order make the app more “user friendly” (that’s the company’s perspective… from the users’ side, the jury is still out) Instagram started displaying content based on a user’s preferences and interests, instead of a chronological feed displaying content based on the time of its posting.