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How to share photos on Instagram

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How to share photos on Instagram: Instagram I don’t think it needs many presentations: it is a famous social network thanks to which everyone can share photos and videos in various forms (but also textual and musical contents), giving space to their creativity. In this regard, now well aware of its popularity, you have decided to download the app on your device. However, after registering you are “stuck”: the reason is that you would like to learn how to share photos on instagram at best, and therefore you are looking for help in this regard.

If that’s the case, don’t worry – I’m here to help you out. In fact, in the next chapters of this tutorial, I will illustrate everything that needs to be done to share photos on Instagram in the most used sections of this social network, such as Posts and Stories. In addition, I will provide you with several other indications regarding, for example, the possibility of sharing Instagram posts on other social networks, primarily Facebook (to which Instagram belongs).

Having said that, do not worry if you are still a beginner with technology, because in this guide of mine I will provide you with all the explanations of the case, showing you the procedures step by step. So are you ready to get started? Yup? All right, then just take a few minutes of free time and pay close attention to the instructions I will give you in the next chapters. I wish you a good reading and a lot of fun!

How to share photos on Instagram

From the moment you wonder how to share photos on instagram First of all I want to explain to you how to proceed to publish photos in Post of the social network in question (those that appear in the main feed of other users and remain on your profile page).

To succeed in this smartphone intent, you need the Instagram app for Android (also available on alternative stores for devices that do not have Google services) e iPhone. If, on the other hand, you prefer to proceed from a PC, you can use the Instagram official website or his application for Windows 10 and later. For all the details, read on: everything is explained below.

How to share photos on Instagram with Android and iPhone

How to share photos on Instagram with Android and iPhone

Post photos on Instagram via the social network app for Android And iPhone it’s that simple. To get started, then, launch the downloaded app on your device and log into your account if necessary.

Once this is done, click on the button [+] located in the upper right corner and, in the menu that is shown to you, take a photo of the moment (by pressing the icon of the camera and then on circular button) or import one from your device’s Gallery, selecting the respective one thumbnail. The first time you use the app you will need to authorize access to the camera and / or the Gallery.

At this point, press the button Forward twice in a row, write the caption accompanying for the Post to be published, using the appropriate text field that you see on the screen and, finally, when you are ready to share your photo on Instagram, tap the button Share.

In this regard, in case of doubts or problems, or for more information about it, refer to my tutorial in which I explain how to post on Instagram.

How to share photos on Instagram from PC

How to share photos on Instagram from PC

As anticipated, you can also post photos on Instagram from PCacting from Webthrough the specific native functionality available on the Instagram official websiteor fromInstagram application for Windows.

Therefore, to start, log in to your Instagram account from the browser or via the Instagram application, press the button [+] located in the upper right corner, then on the button Select from your computer and import the photo you want to post from your computer memory. After that, press the button Forward twice in a row, and finally, after checking all the details, click the button Share to publish yours Post.

In case of doubts or problems, I suggest you read my tutorial in which I explain in more detail how to upload photos to Instagram from PC.

How to share photos on Instagram stories

How to share photos on Instagram stories

Would you like to post photos on Instagram in the Stories? In this case you should know that this possibility is reserved for the smartphone social network app. In fact, at the time of writing, it is not possible to publish Stories on Instagram from a PC.

To succeed in this intent, therefore, after logging in to your Instagram account, swipe from left to right on the main screen of the social network and the editor dedicated to the creation of the Stories.

Now, take a photo or import it from your device’s media gallery, selecting it via thesquare icon located in the lower left corner, and switch to the customization of the content: you can use all the tools available, such as, for example, superimposed texts (Aa) and stickers such as hashtag, GIF, music, surveys, requests etc., available in the menu with thesquare emoticon icon.

Finally, to publish the History on Instagram, press the button Your story located at the bottom.

If on the other hand, you ask yourself how to share photos on instagram with just a few you must know that, to succeed in this intent, you just need to press the button Closer friendsin order to add some people to this user list, if you haven’t already.

Finally, press the button again Closer friendsto share the story on Instagram only to the people you select.

In case of doubts or problems, refer to my tutorial where I explain how to create Stories on Instagram.

How to share photos on Instagram and Facebook

How to share photos on Instagram and Facebook

Via the Instagram app for Android And iOS you can activate the option you need to share Instagram photos automatically on Facebook. This feature is also useful if you want to share Instagram photos on a Facebook pagerather than on your own profile.

To do this, go to the menu Settings> Accounts> Sharing to other apps> Facebook of the Instagram app, then log in to your Facebook account and put a check mark on your name profile or on that of yours Facebook page you just connected.

Finally, move up ON the levers relating to the automatic sharing of yours instagram story and yours Instagram post.

In case of doubts or problems, or for more information about it, read my tutorial in which I explain in more detail how to connect Instagram to Facebook.

How to share Instagram photos on WhatsApp

How to share Instagram photos on WhatsApp

Would you like to share your Instagram photos on Whatsapp? In this case you must take into account that there is no native functionality that allows you to simultaneously publish your multimedia content even in the famous instant messaging app.

To succeed in this intent you have to act manually, by copying and pasting the link of the Post you want to share on Whatsapp via the app or the web version of Instagram. To do this, press the icon (…) located in the upper right corner of the Post of your interest, then in the menu that is shown to you, tap the button Copy link.

At this point, you just have to start Whatsappgo to the conversation of your interest and paste the previously copied link in the text field. Finally, tap onairplane iconto send the message on Whatsapp.

How to share Instagram photos on Pinterest

How to share Instagram photos on Pinterest

Also with regards to sharing a Post of Instagram on a bulletin board of Pinterest you need to proceed manually, after installing the app Pinterest on your device Android (also downloadable from alternative stores) or iOS.

Therefore, locate the Post published by you (or the one published by another user) and press the icon (…) located in the upper right corner.

Once this is done, in the menu that is shown to you, click on the item Share on and select the key Save With the’Pinterest icon (on Android); on iOSinstead, press the button Save to Pinterest.

At this point, in both cases, tap onimage that will be shown to you to select it and choose the eventual one bulletin board Of Pinterest in which to publish the image, to confirm the operation.

How to share other people’s Instagram photos

How to share other people's Instagram photos

The only solution natively offered by Instagram to share other people’s photos is the one that concerns the publication of Post others in their own Stories of the multimedia social network.

In this regard, to succeed in this intent, identify the Post of your interest and press onairplane icon located in the lower corner. Then tap on the item Add posts to your story and finally, press the button Your storyto publish the History on Instagram, as you usually do.

In case, instead, you want to carry out the repost In the Feed Instagram of photos or videos posted by other people you must first necessarily have the approval of the owner of these multimedia contents.

Then to be able to do this you have to download the multimedia content in question, going, for example, to make the screenshot or the recording of the screen.

Alternatively you can use apps to do the repost of the Post of Instagram like for example Repost for Instagrama completely free solution, available for both Android that for iOS.

For more information about it, read my tutorial in which I explain in more detail how to repost on Instagram.