Share All sharing options for: Instagram now lets you instantly repost stories you’re mentioned in to your own story. Instagram has announced a slight change to Stories. Now, when someone mentions you in their story, you’ll have the option to instantly repost it, adding the photo or video to your own story.
How do you repost someone else’s Instagram story?
Instagram: How to repost a story
To repost someone’s photo or video as your Instagram story, follow these steps. Open Instagram and select the photo or video that you want to repost. Hit the Share icon right below the post > tap Add Post to Your Story > tap Your story.
Why can’t I repost stories on Instagram?
The main reason why you can’t share someone else’s Instagram Story is that you’re not tagged in it. … The Story expired – as you know, Instagram Stories last for 24 hours. If the Story expired, you wouldn’t be able to open or repost it.
Can you repost an Instagram story without being tagged?
As of yet, there’s no way you can repost someone’s story on your own if you‘ve not tagged (although, we’ll introduce you to a handy workaround shortly!) But, the good news is, you can easily reshare someone’s feed posts on your own story.
How do you repost someone else’s story on Instagram 2021?
Here’s how to do it:
- Open Instagram and find a photo or video to repost. Open your Instagram app and find the post you want to repost. …
- Paste the post’s share URL into DownloadGram. …
- Download the post. …
- Open Instagram and find the photo or video in your camera roll. …
- Add a caption and share your repost.
Share a Story to Your Story
- Open Instagram and tap on the message icon in the upper right-hand corner.
- Open the tagging notification you received when you were tagged in the Story.
- Tap ‘Add to Story’ and tap ‘Send’ to post it to your own Story.
Why can’t I repost a story I’m tagged in?
Activate “Allow sharing” in Instagram
The most typical reason is that the person who publishes the original story has not allowed their followers to share. To mark it, go to your profile -> Settings -> Privacy & Security -> Story Controls -> Shared Content.
You can only share someone’s post from feed to your story if their account is public and they have allowed re-sharing of their posts. However, this only works for pictures, not for videos or audios. In the case of audios or videos, you’ll need the help of take-in third-party applications.
Open the Instagram app on your iOS or Android device and locate the Instagram post you want to share. Tap the paper airplane icon > Add post to your story. If you don’t see Add post to your story, either the account isn’t public or they’ve disabled post resharing. The post now appears embedded in a new Instagram story.
Launch the Instagram app and locate the post you’d like to share. Tap on the “paper airplane” button appearing below the post. This launches the “Share” menu. Tap on “Add post to your Story.” At this point, the post will automatically upload in the form of a customizable sticker.
How do you repost something you’re not tagged in?
The alternative you can do instead of reposting is sharing. You can share someone else’s Instagram story even if you’re not tagged in, through the link. You can do that by opening up the story, then tap the kebab button at the bottom of your screen. Tap Copy link.