Instagram has always maintained that it is a mobile-first platform. And although there is a web interface, it’s nowhere near as robust as the app.
Rather than wait for Instagram to roll out a web version for its new
Snapchat Stories ripoff Stories, one intrepid developer named Alec Garcia has created a Google Chrome extension to let you view Instagram stories in the browser.
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Chrome IG Story is free and, once it’s installed, all you have to do is sign into Instagram and then browse to your feed. It may take a few refreshes before the horizontal row of Stories icons show up at the top. Read more…