Put聽Layout聽down and stop editing the colors of that Insta shot because you鈥檙e gonna want to get up to date on the 鈥榞ram鈥檚 latest features before moving forward with that upload. Today Instagram debuted its latest version (7.0, for those keeping track) with a fully redesigned search + explore experience. Spoiler alert: you鈥檙e聽definitely聽gonna want to update聽geolocations +hashtags to all your snaps.

instagram 7.0 search and explore

Instagram introduced聽its redesigned 鈥淓xplore鈥 tab, which features plenty of聽trending content + sort of looks like the iTunes Store, and the improved 鈥淪earch鈥 toolbar today. Before updating that app on US iOS + Android聽devices immediately, check out all the deets on the new features below. Trust us, it will ease that overwhelming shiny, new stuff feeling ;)

instagram 7.0 search and explore

1. See What鈥檚 Trending: Instead of just having an 鈥淓xplore鈥 tab to聽discover聽popular images related to things you are already liking, the photo sharing outlet went all FB/Twitter and added tabs for real-time trending tags + trending places. Now it鈥檚 easier than ever before to get in on the visual conversation to achieve more likes on that #TBT vacation shot. Or, you know, just look at pretty pictures on your commute ;)

instagram 7.0 search and explore

2. Discover Hand-Picked Collections: This is Instagram鈥檚 take on a playlist. Once you update聽your app, the top of your 鈥淓xplore鈥 tab will feature rotating curated categories 鈥 from Glimmering Islands, Ancient Ruins 鈥 that feature people and places to discover, aka a tool created solely for increasing your following number. It鈥檚 totally useful as it will without a doubt be the place where you wind up finding your new fave accounts and your聽next vacation destination.

instagram 7.0 search and explore

3. Use the Ultimate Search: Searching solely by people or tags (emoji tags, that is) is over as now you can search places as well as quickly tap on your top searched users/hashtags for quick + efficient creepin鈥 ;) The time has finally come to see what your double tapping competition looks like by location by viewing the top posts + most recent uploads to a certain geotag before you get your filtering on. TY, Insta <3

Which brand-new Instagram feature will you be using the most? Let us know in the comments + make sure to follow us @britandco.