Instagram now lets you share feed posts to stories

Instagram now lets you share feed posts to stories

The original poster's name will always appear on the Story post, and will link to their Instagram page.

Instagram will finally allow for a crossover between stories and the feed, enabling users to share feed posts to their story. This is contrary to the regram or repost option where you share without repurposing the story'. Tap it to see the feed post as a sticker with a customized background ready to share to your story.

It's worth noting that only posts from public accounts can be shared in this manner, and if you personally don't want your posts to show up in other people's stories, you can opt out in settings. " said Instagram in a blog post". The new re-sharing option now gives users a third way to get their friends' attention.

Earlier it was reported that the team of Instagram has added the feature to their own payment for your application for some users. And, you can also resize and rotate the post sticker in your Story to your liking, while also adding other stuff like emoji, hashtag and more.

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All posts shared to stories will be tagged with the original poster's username and posts on someone's story can be tapped to view the original post. This is another effort by Instagram to increase the user's activity on Instagram by sharing more contents to more audience.

As Twitter users Jane Manchun Wong spotted, Instagram is also testing a floating Story Tray that will minimize when you scroll.

Instagram says the feature is live today on Android and will roll out to iOS in the coming week.

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