Last year Instagram rolled out stories, a feature which has quickly become a competitor for SnapChat. The feature allows you to choose between capturing a photo / video on the spot, creating a boomerang (repeating video) or uploading a photo you have taken in the last 24 hours. Here are some creative ways to use Instagram stories for your business!
People who tag your company are often looking for interaction from your brand. Featuring their photos is a great way to personally interact with your customers and show off your product like @CountryLiberty
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To upload a photo from your camera roll, open up the stories camera then swipe up!
If you want to use an older photo than 24 hours, screen shot it & then crop any time stamps etc out of it. The ideal dimensions to avoid your photo becoming blurry on stories is using the 16:9 ratio on your crop tool.
If you want to use a professionally shot photo on your story, use the dimensions 1080 pixels Wide x 1920 pixels tall when you edit it.
Geolocating your snap story using the location tool can help you be featured on regional stories.