How to Post on Instagram From Computer?

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Instagram is getting more and more attention day by day and now it is one of the most popular social media platforms in the world. People can share pictures, videos and Insta stories with the help of their Instagram account. With regular and interesting posts, you can increase your followers on Instagram. You can also buy Instagram likes and increase the likes of your post.

Instagram is specifically made for mobile users. The main restriction faced by users is the uploading of the picture via any other device like desktop or laptop. This is a really annoying thing because if you have something to share that is on your desktop, you have to take it in your mobile and then you are able to post it on Instagram.

Are you suffering from the same problem? Do you want to post images and videos from your desktop or laptop? Here we have a simple and quick solution for you. By following some easy steps, you are able to post your favorite pictures and videos on Instagram from your computer. Let's understand the process step by step.

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Step 1: OPEN GOOGLE CHROME IN INCOGNITO MODE

This method is possible for only Google chrome browser. So open your Google Chrome browser. In the right side corner, you will find a three dotted line. Click on it and select the third option. It is the incognito mode. With this mode, you can surf anything privately. The browser will not save any kind of information regarding your surf in incognito mode.

You can also open incognito mode with the help of shortcut keys. Just press Command + Shift+ N on Mac and Ctrl + Shift +N on Windows. This is the simplest method to open the incognito mode.

Step 2: OPEN "MORE TOOLS" SECTION

In the incognito window, you will find a three dots line at the top right corner. Click on it and find the "More Tools" option. Click on this option. You can find it above the "Edit" section.

Step 3: OPEN DEVELOPER TOOLS

Once you get the "More Tools" section, click on it. You will get various options. Select the last one, "Developers tools". Once you click on this tool, a developer window will be opened at the bottom section of the incognito window. Sometimes you can also see this on the right side of the window.

Step 4: SELECT MOBILE VIEW

At the top left side corner, you will find two symbols in the developer window. The first one with arrow key on the square and then another one with two rectangles. Click on this second symbol. Once you click on this symbol, it will become blue and the incognito chrome window will display in the mobile view.

Step 5: OPEN INSTAGRAM DOMAIN

Now when you have a mobile view, you can open the Instagram website here. Type www.instagram.com in the address bar of the browser. Type the right URL and press the enter button. You will see Instagram on the browser screen. It will look the same as you see it on your mobile.

Step 6: ACCOUNT LOGIN

Just enter your username and password in the login screen. Enter the correct details. Click the "Login" button for further action. Once you successfully log in, you will see the Instagram accounts and all your posts as same as you see in your mobile.

Step 7: UPLOAD PICTURE OR VIDEO

Now it's time to upload your favorite picture or video from your computer. Click on the + sign button, you will see it at the bottom. It will open the folder. Now select the photo or a video that you want to publish as a post in your Instagram account.

Step 8: FINISH THE PROCESS

Once you select the picture, you will get multiple options at the bottom of your Instagram account. You can add a filter as per your requirement. Just click on the "Filter" tab to add particular filters to your post.

Once you add the specific filter, click the "Next" button. You can find the "Next" button on the top right corner. Now add the caption that describes your post. And finally, click the "Share" button. This will post the image to your Instagram account. The same image you can see in your mobile as well after the successful sharing. Your followers can view, like and comment on your photo without any hassle.

Step 9: CONCLUSION:

With the help of above eight steps, you can easily post your image on Instagram account with the help of a computer. This is the simplest way. By following this method, you can also handle your business accounts and client account via desktop. It's really difficult to switch from one Instagram account to another to share a business post or client's post via mobile. With the help of a desktop, you can handle multiple accounts quickly and easily.

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    9 months ago

    Great first Instructable. Thanks for sharing with the community.