Move over Twitter, there’s a new kid on the block. Or so Instagram claims. The social media giant has just launched Threads, a text-based conversation app that they say will shape the future of the internet. But can it really compete with the established platforms? With longer posts, more customization options, and promises of a positive and creative space, Instagram is hoping to entice users away from Twitter. Whether Threads will live up to the hype or become just another forgotten app remains to be seen.

How to find your invite to new social network Threads that launched today