Instagram drops photo maps

Instagram photo maps

Photo-sharing social media network Instagram has decided to kill off its photo maps feature. The move follows an admission from the Facebook-owned company that its users had stopped actively using photo maps.

Instagram photo maps
Photo maps. By the time you read this, the icon will have disappeared from your friends profiles… and maybe even your own

“We’ve decided to remove the feature and focus on other priorities,” an Instagram spokesperson told Mashable in a statement.

The company has recently taken to emulating popular Snapchat features of late.