What does the red dot on Instagram mean?


What does the red dot on Instagram mean?

Sometimes in the lower right corner you can see a red dot.

If you touch it, a profile opens and another one appears the red dot on Instagram in the upper left corner (next to name).

What does the red dot on Instagram mean?

This is a new type of notification of new messages.

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If you click on the nickname next to the red dot, it will open list of accounts, and above avatars – the number of unread messages.

To remove the red dot, go to direct and open dialogs with unread messages (do not forget about requests for correspondence).

A red dot will be displayed on all accounts until until you read all of the new posts on each of them.

Why the red dot does not disappear, even though I read everything messages?

There is such a problem. The function is new and unstable. At me, too, on two accounts hangs a red dot with numbers.

When the problem is fixed is unknown.

Video lesson on what the red dot means next to the name.

James Walls

Social Media Specialist & Influencer.

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