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3 ways to add multiple photos to your Instagram Story

You can add multiple photos to an Instagram Story by selecting multiple photos, creating a collage, or inserting additional photos as stickers. Selecting multiple photos from your camera roll will upload each photo as its own slide in your story. Instagram has a built-in collage feature called Layout that allows you to drop several photos into the same slide. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. There are several different ways to add multiple photos to an Instagram Stor...
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How to change your Instagram password or reset it if you've forgotten it

If your Instagram account has recently been compromised, it might be time to change your password. fizkes/Getty Images You can change your Instagram password at any time from the Settings menu of the mobile app or website. If you log into Instagram via Facebook, you need to update your password using Facebook. If you lose or forget your password, you can reset it from a link under the password field on the login screen. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Mainta...
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How to make an Instagram Poll to ask questions or survey your followers

Instagram Polls allow your followers to interact with your Story. PeopleImages/Getty Images To make an Instagram Poll, start by creating a new Story post by swiping right on Instagram's home screen. Ask a yes or no question or any question with two options, then share the poll to your Story. View the results of your poll at any time within 24 hours of posting by swiping up on the Story slide. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Whether they're just for fun ...
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How to unlink your Instagram accounts from Facebook or each other

Unlinking Instagram accounts can help keep your personal data safe. SOPA Images/Getty Images To unlink two Instagram accounts, you'll need to remove one in the "Login Info" menu. If you want to unlink your Instagram account from Facebook, you'll instead use the "Accounts Center" menu. You'll need to be using the Instagram mobile app to unlink your accounts. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The Facebook-Instagram-Messenger ecosystem is massive, and if...
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How to clear your Instagram cache and free up space on your phone

How you clear your Instagram cache will depend on what phone you have. Morsa Images/Getty Images You can clear your Instagram cache by deleting the app on an iPhone, or through the Settings menu on an Android. Clearing your Instagram cache can reduce how much space the app takes up on your phone. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Any app that shows images likely has a cache. The cache stores data about the pictures so they can load faster in the future.So as you ...
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How to schedule Instagram posts from a professional or personal account

There are a few different ways you can schedule a post on Instagram. Tom Werner/Getty Images Scheduling Instagram posts can help you stay relevant and active on social media. You can schedule Instagram posts with Creator Studio if you have a professional account. If you only have a personal account, you can use a third-party app like Buffer. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Having a steady presence on social media is vital to being relevant, and gaining and mai...
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How to get Instagram dark mode on iPhone, iPad, or Android

When enabled, Instagram dark mode dims your screen by turning the background from white to black. zoranm/Getty Images You can get Instagram dark mode on your iPhone, iPad, or Android by updating your device settings. There's no in-app setting to turn on Instagram dark mode - the app will mirror your device's settings. You'll need at least iOS 13 or Android 10 to enable Instagram dark mode. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Turning on dark mode chan...
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How to delete a comment on Instagram, or hide and restrict comments

There's a few different ways to delete or hide comments on Instagram. Marko Geber/Getty Images You can delete a comment on Instagram if you've written it on someone else's post, or if someone else has written it on your post. You can also hide offensive comments, or block certain users' comments on your posts. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Social media may be forever, but a comment with a typo, or one that you regret posting, doesn't hav...
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How to block or unblock someone on Instagram from Settings or from the user's profile

It's easy to unblock a user on Instagram, either from Settings or from that user's profile. SOPA Images/Getty Images You can unblock someone on the Instagram app from Settings or their profile. When you unblock someone on Instagram, they can message you and view your profile if it's public. Blocked Instagram users are unable to see your posts and stories, message you, or follow you. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Instagram is a great place to sh...
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How to remove followers on your Instagram account without them finding out

It's easy to remove specific followers from your followers list on Instagram. d3sign/Getty Images You can remove followers on Instagram so that they can no longer view your content. You can remove a follower from your Followers list on your profile, or from the follower's profile. When you remove a follower, they aren't notified of the change, but they can still request to follow you back. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you want to prevent cer...
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What is Vanish Mode on Instagram? Here's what you need to know about the platform's disappearing messages feature

Instagram's Vanish Mode lets you send secret messages that disappear when you're done chatting. d3sign/Getty Images Vanish Mode on Instagram lets you have a temporary chat that is automatically erased when the chat ends. To enable Vanish Mode, swipe up from the bottom of a chat window.  Either party can end Vanish Mode by tapping "Turn Off Vanish Mode."  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Not all messages are meant to live forever, or at least that's ...
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How long can Instagram Reels be? Here's how to change the duration of your short-form video

It's easy to share an Instagram Reel in a variety of ways. CHRIS DELMAS/AFP via Getty Images Instagram Reels can be 15 or 30 seconds long.  Reels is a short-form video format that is similar to TikTok. To choose the duration of your reel, tap the length on the left side of the screen before you begin recording. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Instagram Reels are short-form videos on Instagram, not unlike (and clearly inspired by) TikTok videos. Users c...
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How to set up two-factor authentication on Instagram to help protect your account

You can set up two-factor authentication on Instagram in two ways. Thomas Trutschel/Getty Images Two-factor authentication on Instagram helps secure your account and information, and there are two ways to set it up.  One way is to use your cell phone — register your phone number to receive a text message with a unique code to gain access to your account.  You can also set up two-factor authentication on Instagram using a third-party app.  Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for...
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Instagram celebrates its 10th birthday with a map of your old Stories, custom home-screen icons, and anti-bullying warnings

Getty Images / picture alliance / contributors Instagram has introduced a range of new features on its 10th birthday, including a "Stories Map," two new anti-bullying measures, and custom home-screen icons. The Stories Map shows users when and where their Stories from the past three years were taken. Instagram is also now hiding comments it thinks are similar to ones previously flagged as abusive. As well as these new features, Instagram has started labelling some accounts as "state-contr...
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How to get verified on Instagram and mark your profile as 'authentic' and 'notable'

You'll need to meet Instagram's verification requirements before you can get your blue check. Picture alliance/Getty Images To get verified on Instagram, you'll need to be ready to submit some personal information, including your full legal name and photo ID.  There are several requirements you have to meet to get verified on Instagram, but Instagram isn't totally clear about what those exact requirements are. If you're certain you meet Instagram's standards, you can get verified b...
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How to post on Instagram from your phone or computer, using the official app or an internet browser

Posting on Instagram is simple. Oleksiy Boyko / EyeEm/Getty Images You can post on Instagram at any time using the free mobile app, or on a desktop with Safari or Google Chrome. The Instagram app lets you post photos, videos, and more with just a few taps. If you're posting on Instagram from a Mac or PC, you'll have to change your browser settings.  This story is part of Business Insider's Guide to Instagram. Since its release in 2010, Instagram has taken the world of social media by storm...
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A beginner's guide to Instagram, the wildly popular photo-sharing app with over a billion users

Instagram is easy to set up and use. Instagram; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Instagram is a free social media platform for sharing photos and videos.Since its launch, Instagram has become a popular way to connect with brands, celebrities, thought leaders, friends, family, and more.From short-form videos to live streaming, Instagram has a vast array of features that we'll outline below. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky One ...
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How to add a link to your Instagram Story — and why you may not be able to

If you have the right account, adding a link to your Instagram Story is easy. SOPA Images/Getty Images You can add a link to your Instagram Story using the chain link icon in the top menu of your Story screen.Once you add a link to your Instagram Story, followers and viewers can view that linked content by swiping up on your Story. The link tool is only available on Instagram Stories for users with more than 10,000 followers, or a verified account. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference li...
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Instagram Accidentally Exposed Some Users' Passwords In Plaintext

Instagram has recently patched a security issue in its website that might have accidentally exposed some of its users' passwords in plain text. The company recently started notifying affected users of a security bug that resides in a newly offered feature called "Download Your Data" that allows users to download a copy of their data shared on the social media platform, including photos, [Author: [email protected] (Swati Khandelwal)]
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20 Amazing Instagram Statistics Small Business Owners MUST See

The age-old saying ‘a picture tells a thousand words’ definitely bares truth on Instagram. This incredibly simple photo and video sharing network is a rapidly gaining in popularity and social media prestige. For small businesses, utilizing Instagram provides cost-effective opportunities to resonate with target audiences, reach new customers and grow their brand. Instagram Statistics Still not convinced? The check out the following 20 Instagram statistics that every small business owner should...
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Why Do I Need Two Instagram Apps?

It’s painfully obvious that Instagram wants to watch Snapchat flame out into a pillar of dust. It has copied a number of its features, fine-tuning them and deploying them even better than Snapchat. And it looks like Instagram is back on its bullshit with a new standalone messaging app.Read more...
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Fake Android Instagram apps have been stealing login credentials from users

Security researchers have discovered a series of fake Instagram apps on the Google Play Store that aim to steal your username and password through a sophisticated phishing scam. The apps have been taken down since being discovered. The post Fake Android Instagram apps have been stealing login credentials from users appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Instagram Stories: Why are businesses drawn to the Snapchat copy cat?

Since the Instagram App was launched in 2010, it has seen rapid user growth, with more than a third of mobile users predicted to be using it this year. Instagram has stayed ahead of the game, adding more and more features. In addition to the famous Instagram filters, users now enjoy features such a17 Vote(s)
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Being iOS App Lets You Experience Instagram as Another User

New York-based startup Pressto, Inc. has launched its newest app, Being, on iOS. The app allows users to browse Instagram from the perspective of another user, like a celebrity. With Being, users can browse trending Instagram accounts, can search for specific Instagram users and can browse users in lists like ‘presidential candidates,’ ‘pop stars’ and ‘techies,’ as examples. Once users select an account, the app replicates the account’s ‘following’ feed so users can view the public content the s...
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