the complete guide to Insta reposting

You want to know how to share an Instagram story?

You are in the right place.

Reposting stories on Instagram is a great way to keep your audience engaged and gain credibility with user-generated content.

Whether it’s a quote that resonates with your brand or mood or simply a story you like, sharing an Instagram story is a great way to share moments with your community.

That said, you might be wondering, “but wait how to repost a story on Instagram ? » and it is legitimate because it is not obvious.

In this article, we will see together how to share an Instagram story simply.

What is an Instagram story repost?

A Instagram repost to story Or share an Instagram story is simply the act of re-publishing a pre-existing story on your account.

You can do this for different reasons, whether your friends tagged you on Instagram story or not.

In this section we will see the 2 use cases: if you are tagged and if you are not tagged on the story in question.

A friend, brand or customer mentioned you in an Insta story, so naturally you want to brag about it!

When you’re mentioned in an Insta story, it magically appears in that person’s DMs.

Share Instagram story
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Simply click on “Add post to my story” and you enter the stories editing mode where you can share them again.

It’s as simple as that !

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For the moment, there is nono official means to repost someone’s Insta story on yours if you are not tagged in it.

However, there is a somewhat DIY solution that may be available to you.

If you have an iPhone, you can natively record your screen via the “control center”.

If you have an Android, you can download a screen recording app and do the same.
Once the video is saved, you can repost the story in yours.

Be careful though, we advise you to ask the original author of the story for permission before reposting it on Instagram.

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You may also be wondering how to simply create a post in your Instagram feed from your story?

It is very simple.

Go to your Insta feed, click on the menu to the right to open the options then click on “Archive”.

Select the story that you want to publish in your feed then click “More”.

To finish Click “Share in a post”.

Share in Insta feed story

Then follow the usual Instagram post creation flow.

And now, voila !

To share a post from an account you like on your Insta story, you just have to follow these 2 steps:

  • Click on the airplane icon as if you want to send the publication to a friend.
Share Insta story publication
  • Click “Add a post to your story”.

Instagram will automatically tag the account of the Insta post that you share as a story, all you have to do is enhance this story to your liking and publish.

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Can I see who shared my Instagram story?

As seen previously, when someone tags you in a story, you receive a notification and a message appears in your DMs with that person.

This is also the case if you create a story and someone reposts it.

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