Instagram finally brings search to the web

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Instagram’s bare-bones website has long lagged behind the capabilities of its flagship app, but today it’s getting an update that makes it a bit more useful. Nearly three years after it first came to the web, the company said today it’s rolling out a search feature on its website. You can now search for hashtags, locations, and user accounts right from your desktop. Instagram is also refining the landing pages for hashtags and locations, so that when you click a link on Instagram.com, you’ll see a page with the most popular results placed on top of recent photos.

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