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How to Post on Instagram

Posting an image can be a great way to share pictures and video that you enjoy, so your friends will be able to see it, too. But, many people do not know how to accomplish this, especially when it comes to posting an imageon Instagram. You will need to make sure to get permission if you use someone else’s content because you may be in violation with Instagram.

Open Instagram App

instagram app

To get started on reposting, open your Instagram App by tapping the icon. If you do not have Instagram, go to your App Store and download it.

Hit the “+” Icon

instagram plus sign

To add a picture, hit the plus icon that uses this symbol: +. This will help you start the process for reposting a picture to Instagram.

Tap the Library Button

instagram library

Three options will show up at the bottom of your screen. From left to right, the options are Library, Photo, and Video. Tap “Library,” at the bottom, left side of your screen.

Pick Your Image

instagram pick image

Find the image that you want to post on Instagram. Depending on how long ago you took the image, it may be further down your Library options.

Crop the Photo

crop instagram

You will now be able to crop your picture. By placing both your fingers on the screen, you can enlarge the photo by spreading you fingers apart from each other, or shrink the photo by bringing your fingers close together. When you are done, hit the “Next” button at the top-righthand corner of the screen.

Pick a Filter

instagram filter

Instagram has a bundle of filters that you can use to enhance your image. The many filters are in color, gray, or black and white. Pick the one you like the best, and then push the “Next” button, which will be in the same place as before.

Add Caption

instagram caption

Before sharing your image, you can add a caption with hashtags or statements to further connect your photo with others. Also, you can tag people, add a location, and share the photo on other media outlets like Facebook and Twitter.

Share with the Public

instagram share public

When you have finished all these steps, click the “Share” button at the top, righthand side of the screen. This will repost the picture on Instagram.

Reposting on Instagram is an easy way to share photos you want your followers to see. In a few simple steps, you will be reposting photos in no time.

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