Grids gets major overhaul to bring better Instagram experience to Macs

Grids for Mac has received a major update to bring even better Instagram support. Along with a wealth of new features, support for multiple accounts, 3 new layouts, and improvements in Grids 2.0, the app now also uses secured calls so that it can support more likes and comments than the first version.

Here's a list of some of the features in version 2:

  • Multiple account support (yeah!). Switch between multiple accounts seamlessly.
  • 3 beautiful new layout styles for the pleasure of your eyes (and your convenience). Check them out!
  • Hotkeys and gesture for browsing, navigation and like/comment action. Be sure to check 'Help' -> 'Grids Help' for details.
  • Show users tagged in photo. If you don't like to see them, simply press Cmd+U to hide them.
  • Get notification when there are new likes/followers/comments/mentions/requests.
  • Can send request to follow to private users. Private users can respond to follow requests.
  • Option to automatically refresh feed when there are new photos.
  • Can select from a list of nearby locations.
  • Easily download photo/video, copy or open URL.
  • Use system proxy for all the network connections, just like your browser
  • Use round profile images.
  • Revamped news panel.
  • Big performance improvement. Images load faster, resize faster and scroll smoother.
  • Bug fixes