Open the Instagram app on your phone. Swipe left to start a story. At the top, tap the ‘Insert Link’ option (the chain icon). Click ‘URL,’ insert the link, and hit ‘Done.
Click on the Instagram Stories icon located to the top left corner of your Instagram home page. Include a filter, text, or sticker to the story. Insert the link by tapping on the ‘Insert Link’ icon. Create call-to-action inviting viewers to ‘swipe up’ to get to your clickable link.
With an Instagram business profile, you can pay to promote posts and stories. Not only does this help you segment your audience, but you can also add clickable links to the captions of promoted posts. That’s right: Instagram lets you share links in post captions as long as you pay for them.
There are currently only two ways to “earn” the option to add links into Instagram stories: Either have 10,000+ followers or have a verified account. Links in Instagram stories were originally only available to users with a huge number of followers.
How to add a link to Instagram stories?
- Review to confirm the figures. …
- Find the link icon. …
- Tap on this link icon.
- Copy the link. …
- Type in or paste a link. …
- Tap on “Done” in the top right. …
- View your Story. …
- Promote Instagram Stories from the App.
Here’s how you can pay to add clickable links to your Instagram posts:
- Go to your profile on Instagram.
- Choose the post you want to promote.
- Click on “Promote”
- Tap “Edit” under the Your Website option.
- Replace the link to your website with any link you want.
- Tap “Done”
- Fill out the rest of the details for your ad.
You can’t put links in an Instagram post. … Link directly to specific content in a swipe up Instagram Story. Viewers can either tap the arrow or swipe up to go directly to the link. Not only does the swipe up feature drive sales, you can now track click-through rates to determine which content fans most want to see.