Instagram’s new feature allows users to filter and explore page content


Dado Ruvic / reuters

Dado Ruvic / reuters

The exploration page of Instagram often gives users a sense of confusion. The content inside will be selected from accounts that you don’t track at all. You never know what you will see when you open the exploration page, and may even appear in it. Content that bothers you, and the problem lies in these photos, videos, orLimited time dynamicDid not break the social rules of Instagram.

In order to deal with this problem, Instagram nowreleaseSensitive Content Control (Sensitive Content Control) allows users to filter the content that appears in the discovery page, giving them greater freedom of control over this application. If you want to enable this feature, you only need to select Account on the Instagram Settings page, and then click the sensitive content control option to change the settings.

Instagram gives users three choices and can change the settings at any time:

  • “Limit more sensitive content” can significantly reduce the appearance of sensitive content on your discovery page.

  • “Limits” is the default option, and the exploration page will remain in the state before the feature update.

  • “Allow” will allow you to see more sensitive content, but this option will not appear in accounts under the age of 18.



In Instagram’s interpretation, in addition to violence is defined asSensitive contentIn addition (bloody and violent posts will be deleted directly), explicit or sexually suggestive content is classified as sensitive content. For example, photos or videos where a post is a model wearing thin and transparent clothes will be deleted. The label is “sensitive”. As for what is more excessive than the above, it is not mentioned, because Instagram originally did not allow nudity and sexual content to appear on the platform.

If you turn on sensitive content control, Instagram will also stop placing advertisements for some regulated products on your discovery page, including adult products or services, tobacco or e-cigarette products, and drugs. Instagram has always won the promotionRegulated product, So as to prevent underage users from being affected by advertisements and using them.