Instagram is becoming the fast growing social network today. According to the Pew Research Center, 32% of online adults use Instagram — increase 5% from the previous year.
Folks, don’t use Instagram casually -35% of them use it many times in a day. For those people, who don’t know how to use this application, Instagram has some tricks and features.
Hidden Instagram Features
Get Notifications Turn on When People Post
Never miss Instagram post when favorite people post. You can get a notification every time, when a specific user post a photo. As Instagram is photo sharing social networking site – A simple, fun & creative way to capture, edit & share photos, videos & messages with friends & family.
You have to do turn on post notifications for each user. To turn on notifications, go to the user profile and select “Turn on Post Notifications” from the menu that appears. If you want to turn off post notifications, just follow the same steps.
See All Posts You’ve Liked
If you want to see the posts at all in one place, you have liked. Go to your own profile and click “option” button. When you like any post, heart icon is selected (means that you have liked that post).
If you want to Un-like any post, simply go to the post and deselect “heart” icon (means that you have un-liked your post).
Create a Collection of Saved Posts
Want to view all of the posts you’ve liked, Instagram has an option to save or bookmark of your posts. Go on your profile and tapping bookmark icon on the top-right menu.
Choose collections tab, and tap “Create collection”. To save or bookmark any post, add it to your collection and tap “Add to collection”. From there, you can add any of your saved photos.
See Those Posts Your Friends Recently Liked or Commented On
If you are looking to discover new people to follow on Instagram and want to increase your followers also. You have to do some activities as like or comment on other people’s posts.
People will see your comment and will want to discover you on Instagram by visiting your profile.
Clear Your Search History
Many people have desire to clear online search history everywhere, you can. To clear your search history, go to your personal profile, and click on “Options” button. Scroll down, find and click “Clear Search History”.
Use Instagram as a Photo Editor
To use Instagram as a photo editor, you need to do publish a picture when your phone is on airplane mode. First, be sure you have turned on the option “Save Original Photo” through going in your setting.
Insert Line Breaks into Your Bio & Captions
When you write a caption in Instagram, you will see the keyboard, which doesn’t give you an option for “Enter” or “Return”. The same is apply to your Bio.
You have to do press “123” key of the keyboard showing in your phone and “Return” key will appear.
Drive Traffic to an External Website
Biggest frustrations people have in their mind due to Online internet marketing services and marketing related facts on Instagram social networks. Clickable URLs are not allowed anywhere except single “website” box in your Bio.
If you put a URL in your photo caption, it will appear as plain text. Another way to get people to go your Instagram profile or visit your profile by more people, which is where one clickable URL is allowed, is to use your photo caption to visit more people on your profile for a link. Then best way is to update your Url by your latest blog content, YouTube video, product, offer or any other.
Hide Those Ads Which are not Relevant
Instagram ads is shown to you which are interesting and relevant. You might see ads on Instagram based on people you follow and things you like or third-party websites. Sponsored posts will show to you on Instagram, if you don’t find it relevant you can let Instagram know what you like and don’t like.
To hide display ads on Instagram, tap on the three dots to the right of a post “Sponsored,” and choose “Hide This”.