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  • Instagram hides ‘like’ counts to limit mental health harm
  • Instagram hides ‘like’ counts to limit mental health harm
    Gian Cescon (2018) ©
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Instagram hides ‘like’ counts to limit mental health harm

Instagram is trialling a feature that hides the number of ‘likes’ on photos, making this metric visible only to the person who posted the image. As concerns grow around the impact of social media on mental health, brands are responding to help mitigate the problem and earn back trust.

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