Three right-to-left languages get Instagram moment

ANI | Updated: Nov 01, 2017 08:54 IST

Three right-to-left languages get Instagram moment .

Washington D .C . [USA], Nov 1 (ANI): Instagram has rolled out native support for Hebrew, Arabic and Farsi - languages read from right to left .

These languages, which will be available on the Android version of Instagram first, join 36 other languages that the photo-and-video social app supports natively . Like all other language options, everything besides someone's username will be translated .

One can change his language setting by going to his Instagram profile in the app and tapping on the gear icon .

Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger said that he is proud of their efforts to make the app one of the most inclusive and diverse platforms in the world, Tech Crunch reported .

"With this update we hope even more Arabic, Hebrew and Farsi speakers are able to use Instagram to connect with the people and interests that matter to them," he added .

In 2012, Twitter added Arabic and Farsi to its mobile website back, having already supported both languages, along with Hebrew and Urdu, on its main website previously . (ANI)

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