Instagram users who are obsessed with privacy will soon get a much-desired feature. The Meta-owned platform has announced that it is testing a new feature that will allow users to disable read receipts on direct messages.
Many times, you don’t want others to know when you’ve read their messages. The current Instagram system, which notifies users when a message has been read by the recipient, may be inconvenient. Some users may even consider seeing a message and failing to respond to it to be insulting.