How to post on Instagram

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Social media is getting higher daily by daily. You can find everything there. Many brands and public figure do promotions on social media because it has the higher engagement. When you consider the engagement, Instagram is on the top level. You can post on Instagram and share your story.

You want to start showing your work on this platform, you need to post regularly. If you have just started on Instagram and you want to post a picture or video on Instagram, this guide is for you.

Steps to post on Instagram:

Here are the few easy steps to post on Instagram.

  1. Open the app: Open your Instagram app which is available on both IOS and Android platforms. Make sure you have logged in with your account.
  2. Tap + button: Tap the plus sign button which is in center at the bottom.
  3. Choose a picture: Now choose a picture or video, you want to post on Instagram. You can pick it from your photo gallery which will automatically open. Select it. If you want to choose multiple photos on Instagram, you can choose maximum 5 photos.
  4. Crop the picture: Crop the picture according to the Instagram that it gets fit there.
  5. Add filter: Instagram provides the filter options that you can change the look of your picture.
  6. Write the caption: Now write down about your post or write anything you want to share with your friends. There is no limit of words but keep it short. It makes more engagement.
  7. Tap ‘tag people’: You can tag the person in your pictures, same as Facebook. You can boost the engagement by doing this. You can tag maximum 30 users in one post.
  8. Tap ’add location’: Select the location based on your picture. You can choose location if you have turned on the location for Instagram.
  9. Link with other social media apps: You can post this picture on other platforms on the single tap on Facebook, Twitter etc. You can directly link their other apps here. It also boosts your post.
  10. Tap ‘share’: Now tap on share button which is in the right at the top. Now your post has been shared with your all followers.

You can see your posts on your profile. Tap the profile tab which is in the right corner at bottom and see your all posts there. Posting facility is only available on mobile apps not on desktop.

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