Tuesday, November 22, 2016

How To Mention Someone In Instagram Story On iOS 10 iPhone

Here is how to mention someone in Instagram story on iOS 10 iPhone. If you’re an Instagram user, then you should know about the new Stories feature that allows users to share media with people for up to 24 hours before disappearing forever.

If you want to tag your friends from within a particular story on your iOS device, using Instagram handles follow easy steps below:

How To Mention Someone In Instagram Story

Step 1) Launch the Instagram app on your iPhone and click on the + button at the top left of the navigation bar.

Step 2) Click on the shutter button to take a photo or tap and hold on it to capture a video.

Step 3) Once finished, click on the white Aa button to add text.

Step 4) When the keyboard appears, type the @ symbol followed by the username of the account you want to mention. Click on the correct account you want to mention from the list.

Step 5) Tap anywhere outside of the keyboard to dismiss it.

Step 6) Click on the white check mark button to add the finished product to your Story.

Now you have successfully mentioned someone in Instagram story on iOS 10 iPhone. Now that person will receive a direct message saying that you’ve mentioned him/her.

It is possible to mention up to 10 people per picture or video. Each person will receive an individual message when you do so. Each person can view and respond to the message individually.

Remember that after the 24 hours are over and the media disappears from your Story, the message that appeared in all the users’ inboxes of whom you’ve mentioned will also disappear together with the Story item.