Stories were first established by Snapchat and when it was started to use, it got many interests of people. It increased its popularity in a short time. Today it is used by millions of people. As it is commonly known, this feature was included in Instagram by Facebook. First, they wanted to buy Snapchat. But they were declined. Because of that, they included the feature on Instagram.
While it is used by Snapchat as well, Stories have 24 hours of limit. After 24 hours, the story is deleted. So, it allows users to share their daily moments easily. Although it is so popular today especially on Instagram, many people don’t know how to post stories. In this article, we will explain how to share stories on Instagram.
How Can I Post Stories On Instagram?
If stories are available on your app, that means you are using the latest version of Instagram. If stories aren’t available, you need to update your app on App Store or Google Play Store.
Post Your Instant Story
Tap the + icon that is in the top-left of the screen. The camera will open on the screen. If you want to take a picture or video instantly, you can use the camera.
Post A Photo Or Video From Your Gallery
If you want to share a photo or video that was taken before, tap the library icon that is in the bottom of the screen. You can pick a photo or video from the gallery and share it on stories. Besides, you can apply some effects and stickers on it before you share. You can also share your location and add some text, smileys to your story. After you share your story you can see who viewed it. With all these great features, Stories are posted by many people.