How to add link with swipe up feature on Instagram

swipe up feature on instagram

Instagram, the world’s popular social media platform to share photos and videos. But the expansion of Instagram and its productivity doesn’t end here at all. The business profiles in Instagram got some special abilities and features, like in Business Instagram accounts, you can see the impression on a particular post updated by you. Not only post, but the reach on the Instagram stories can also be seen easily, and the clicks on hashtags, profiles can be seen easily. The the other feature, in which most people are interested in, is the swipe up feature on Instagram, and you need to be special for using that feature. So, here’s, How to add link with swipe up feature on Instagram.

 

Instagram is also becoming favorite of the celebrities and also various companies. The business profiles on Instagram get additional features, one of them is the adding link in the Instagram story, using the swipe up feature on Instagram. But Instagram only lets the business accounts use this feature. Well, don’t it seems to be easy? But getting this feature is not that easy, as the business accounts with 10,000 followers or more can use this feature. Before this feature was only available for the verified Instagram Business profile, but now the policy has changed. But if you have followers more than the above-mentioned number, you can add links to stories using the swipe up feature on Instagram. And surely you will find the increased number of link clicks and traffic.



How to add link with swipe up feature on Instagram Stories, Step 1-

swipe up feature on instagram

Firstly, simply select and upload a photo or video from the gallery or Camera Roll before you add a link to your Instagram story. Then, add some elements in the photo to make it attractive, you can try drawing something, or add stickers to it. If you’ve done that, you are all done to proceed to the next step.


How to add link with swipe up feature on Instagram Stories, Step 2-

swipe up feature on instagram

After selecting the desired photos or video, you are all ready to add the link. To do this, tap or click on link icon at the top of the same page. Clicking the link icon, you will be directed to the new page; here, an option will appear at the top of the screen. Paste your link, in the box given, to which you want to feature in the stories, and that’s it, tap on Done when you are done with the step.

 

How to add link with swipe up feature on Instagram Stories, Step 3-

swipe up feature on instagram

If you have done the above steps, you are almost done, but at last, do not forget to write a small write to encourage your followers to swipe up to visit the link. As adding a swipe-up link won’t do any significant effect. To interact more with the user, you can should stickers and GIF, to do this simply, tap on the striker icon at the top and then tap on GIF option from the given options. In the search bar, search for swipe up. This will show you some GIF options. Select an attractive GIF, place it correctly and you are done.

swipe up feature on instagram
Here’s the example of 2 different ways of adding the Swipe Up feature. Now, decide which is more attractive.

Adding elements to let users know that you get them something interesting in the link, is one of the most important factors, which determines the number of swipe ups or visit the link.

So, this is the steps involved in How to add link with swipe up feature on Instagram and not only this; we have also discussed some ways to make an attractive Instagram story.

 

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