Instagram is testing home feeds without a shopping tab, marking a shift in how the platform treats e-commerce.
Some Instagram users (together with a few of us right here at The Verge) have famous in current days that the shopping tab, beforehand on the underside navigation bar, has been changed with a notifications tab. Shopping, in the meantime, has been moved to a second menu, buried amongst choices like settings and saved posts.
Meta spokesperson Anne Yeh confirmed the modifications as a part of a restricted take a look at.
“As part of our continued work to simplify your Instagram experience, we are testing a few changes to the main navigation bar at the bottom of the app with a small number of people,” Yeh says.
Moving the tab is a acutely aware choice on the a part of Instagram…