Threads is a standalone app from Instagram that was first released in 2020. It is designed to be a more personal and intimate way to connect with your close friends. Threads allows you to send ephemeral messages, share photos and videos, and see who's online. It also has a built-in chat heads feature, so you can stay connected with your friends without having to open the app.
Pros of Threads
This is a great way to send messages that you don't want to clutter up your inbox or that you don't want to be saved forever.
Photo and video sharing
This is a great way to share photos and videos with your close friends without having to post them to your main Instagram feed.
This is a great way to stay connected with your friends without having to open the Threads app.
This is a great way to see who's online and who you can reach out to.
You can customize Threads to make it your own. You can choose a background, set a status message, and add friends.
Cons of Threads
Not everyone uses it
Not everyone uses Threads, so you may not be able to connect with all of your friends on the app.
Not as feature-rich as Instagram
Threads doesn't have all of the same features as Instagram, such as Stories, Reels, and Live.
Can be addictive
If you're not careful, Threads can be addictive. You may find yourself checking it constantly to see who's online and what they're up to.