Snapchat could have invented the Tales format, nevertheless it didn’t take lengthy for the remainder of the web to steal the thought. Now even Imgur, the meme haven initially created as an image-hosting service for Reddit, is providing it’s personal tackle Tales with a brand new function known as Snacks.
Imgur isn’t a social media app like Snapchat or Instagram, so Snacks isn’t a carbon copy of Tales. As a substitute, it borrows a number of design concepts (full-screen view and autoplay) to supply up a curated stream of GIFs meant to “spotlight new themes” each day. Proinertech notes that it feels extra like Vine than Instagram or Snapchat, although it’s nonetheless pulling from the broader Imgur neighborhood fairly than simply your pals.
To entry Imgur Snacks, simply open the Search & Discover tab by tapping on the magnifying glass icon on the backside of the display screen. It is best to see the brand new function on the high of this web page. Then simply faucet on one of many highlighted pictures to leap in.
Snacks is included in Model 6.zero of Imgur, which is offered now for iOS however hasn’t landed on Android but. The replace additionally provides a brand new “Feed” function that permits you to comply with particular folks and subjects. You could find your Feed in Imgur’s house tab up high subsequent to the “Most Viral” tab. From there, Imgur will counsel new accounts and tag to comply with, and allow you to scroll by way of a vertical fid of photographs and GIFs.