How to Add More Than One Photo to a Instagram Story

How to Add More Than One Photo to a Instagram Story

Alexandra - @allebusinesscoach

Apr 14, 2020 - 2 min read

Want to learn how to add more than 1 photo to an Instagram story? In this post, we’ll show not 1 but 3 simple ways you can use to do this. Ready? Here’s how to do it:

  • 1. Create a collage with the “Layout” tool
  • 2. Using the “upload multiple” feature
  • 3. With the “Copy + Paste” feature

Using the “Layout” tool

  • Step 1. Go to your stories. Scroll to the right and select the “Layout” camera mode.
    Go to your stories. Scroll to the right and select the “Layout” camera mode.
  • Step 2. Click on the square icon with a “+” sign at the bottom left corner to add pictures.
    Click on the square icon with a “+” sign
  • Step 3. Once you’ve filled up all the image slots, press “Your story” to post.
    press “Your story” to post

With this method, you can create a collage with 2-8 photos in one Instagram story.

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Using the “upload multiple” feature

  • Step 1. Open your stories and tap on the square icon at the bottom left corner to add pictures.
    Open your stories and tap on the square icon at the bottom left corner to add pictures.
  • Step 2. Tap on the “Select multiple” button at the top right corner. Then, select your photos.
    Tap on the “Select multiple” button
  • Step 3. Edit your image stories by adding text and graphics.
    Edit your image stories by adding text and graphics.
  • Step 4. When you’re ready to post, tap “Your story”.

This method will allow you to post multiple image stories in one go. However, the images you select with this option will be posted as a string of a few consecutive stories - and not all into one story.

With the “Copy + Paste” feature

  • Step 1. Open your “Photos” app on your phone. Select an image you want to add to your story.
  • Step 2. Click on image options and tap on the “copy photo”.
    Click on image options and tap on the “copy photo”.
  • Step 3. Now open your Instagram app and go to create a new story. A sticker saying “add to story” will pop-up. Click on it to add the image you copied to your story. Alternatively, click on the text tool and paste it manually.
    open your Instagram app and go to create a new story
  • Step 4. Repeat the steps above to add more photos to your Instagram story.
  • Step 5. Tap “Your Story” to post it.
    add more photos to your Instagram story

That’s it! These are the 3 simple ways you can add more than 1 photo to your Instagram stories.

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