When Instagram released its stories feature in 2016, it was considered nothing more than an imitation of Snapchat's feature. Users initially shrugged it off. Yet two years later, Snapchat stories are floundering and Instagram stories are thriving. Why?
Reddit has looked the same for over a decade. Despite its minimalist, unappealing aesthetic, the social media platform gained millions of users, garnering a cult following and skyrocketing in popularity. But now, Reddit is changing its famous (and infamous) user interface in favor for a new, modern one. And Reddit fans aren’t thrilled.
18 months ago, Fortnite didn’t exist. Now it is the biggest game in the world, playable on PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, Windows, Xbox, and iOS. Fortnite’s makers at Epic Games created a game made for Millennials, and now it’s paying dividends.