Instagram Tests a TikTok-Like Vertical Feed Presentation for Explore
According to app researcher Alessandro Paluzzi, Instagram is working on a vertical feed that resembles the TikTok presentation . Here, the Explore section remains the same until you tap on the post after which it is expanded to the full-screen mode. The user will be able to then swipe up to move onto the next post in their Explore feed.
While Instagram draws inspiration from the TikTok interface, Instagram chief Adam Mosseri, acknowledged TikTok's right grasp over their feed presentation in a Q&A session on @creators Instagram. TikTok, presently, is where Instagram is aiming to reach.