How to Upload Photos and Videos via Desktop on Instagram
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How to Post on Instagram on PC

Find the latest way to post on Instagram from your PC. In this article, I will show you that how can you create and upload posts from laptop!

Now Instagram users can create and upload posts via PC! Instagram users can enable users to upload photos and videos via desktop as of October 21st, providing another way for social media managers to build and maintain their Instagram presence.

After adding this feature it makes the Instagram desktop website more usable, by allowing people to finally be able to upload photos and videos less than one minute in length using their desktop web browser or laptop.

Here is A Step-by-Step Guide to upload photos and videos via laptop on your Instagram profile:

How to Create and Publish Posts from Pc

Time needed: 3 minutes.

  1. Uploading a photo via laptop.

    To upload a photo or video via your laptop, first tap “+” at the top right corner of the screen. In starting you get pop-up info also saying that “Now you can create and share posts directly from your computer.Uploading a photo via laptop on Instagram

  2. How to select a photo from your computer

    To upload a photo and video from your laptop’s library, tap select from a computer at the bottom of the screen and select the photo or video you’d like to upload. You can also drag and drop your photo and video here.Uploading a photo via laptop on Instagram

  3. How to crop your post on PC

    To edit the size of your post you have a crop screen on your laptop. Choose any desired size according to you, and click Next. You can also add “multiple pictures or carousel post” by clicking + icon at the bottom of the post.


  4. How to add filters to your post on PC

    Once you’ve taken or uploaded a photo or video, you can edit it by applying filters:
    Click Next, then click the filter you’d like to apply.

  5. How to edit your post via laptop

    Click edit if you want to adjust filter strength left or right using the slider. Click Next to save your change.


    How to edit your Instagram post via laptop

  6. How to add caption and location to your Instagram post

    After you’ve taken or chosen a photo or video and added any effects or filters you want, you can add a caption. Tap where it says Write a caption… Add your caption of a maximum of 2200 characters.

    After that, you can add your location.

    Tap Add Location.
    Find your location in the suggestions or search for the location and select it.

    You can add alt text (description about your picture) to your post also before posting. you can also turn off the comment section you want.
    how to add caption in your instagram post via pc
    Then simply click Share to upload your post.

The option to upload from the desktop could be a big boost for social media managers who are looking to streamline their workflow, and more easily publish edited graphics and visuals made within other apps.

FAQs about post on Instagram from a laptop

How do I post on Instagram from my laptop using Chrome?

To upload a photo or video via your laptop, first tap “+” at the top right corner of the screen

Can I post to Instagram from My Computer?

Yes, Instagram users can enable users to upload photos and videos via desktop as of October 21st, providing another way for social media managers to build and maintain their Instagram presence.

Can I Upload a carousel post from the Computer?

Yes, You can also add “multiple pictures or carousel post” by clicking + icon at the bottom of the post.

How do you post more than 2200 characters on Instagram?

If you want to go for longer posts, there is a trick for it: keep writing your caption until you have consumed the 2,200 character counts. Next, post your content and add the remaining caption in the comments section. Of course, you must direct your followers to the comments section for the remaining caption

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