Instagram’s hidden setting could be affecting the quality of your photos

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(Image credit: Getty/Instagram)

With phone cameras getting better in quality, it's only fair that it's reflected in the snaps that we post online. But Instagram users have recently discovered a hidden setting that could be sabotaging your snaps, by opting you out of posting high-resolution pictures.

Luckily it's a simple fix that can be solved with the press of a button by adjusting your settings, so your posts can reach their full potential. Read on to discover how, and if you're after more top tips for optimising your Instagram content, check out our guide on how to make money on Instagram as a creative.

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Natalie Fear
Staff Writer

Natalie is Creative Bloq's staff writer. With an eye for trending topics and a passion for internet culture, she brings you the latest in art and design news. A recent English Literature graduate, Natalie enjoys covering the lighter side of the news and brings a fresh and fun take to her articles. Outside of work (if she’s not glued to her phone), she loves all things music and enjoys singing sweet folky tunes.