Broadcast channels on Instagram give users new updates from creators, but users also get annoyed by the constant notifications and many people have vented their anger on social media in the past few days.
According to a British news agency, users have criticized Instagram’s new broadcast channels as they claim that the countless notifications are annoying them.
Just 48 hours after Meta introduced Instagram channels, users began to complain.
Creators have the ability to send videos, texts and even voice notes to their fans through their broadcast channels, while also creating polls for crowdsourced feedback.
But did you know that there is an easy way to get rid of these notifications on your smartphone?
To avoid channel notifications on a smartphone, go to your Instagram profile page and tap the three straight lines in the top right corner.
Select the ‘Settings & Privacy’ option and a small menu will pop up at the bottom of the screen, this will take you to a new page where you can select the ‘Notifications’ option before tapping on ‘Messages & Calls’. will do
Instagram provides the ability to turn off notifications if they are getting too many.
The ‘on’ and ‘off’ option is there so that users can use them according to their preferences.
Those who want a little more quiet time can also opt in to ‘Quiet Mode’ which automatically silences notifications at night or during busy times.