Instagram is a popular photo-sharing app with an excellent content repository where users can customize Stories, upload videos through Reels, and post amazing photos on their feeds.
With such a dynamic platform and billions of active users, keeping up a consistent posting streak of quality content can be challenging. However, reposting can be a powerful tool to help brands stay consistent.
Reposting top-tier content on Instagram creates partnership prospects for your business. It expands your brand’s reach, and if you’re trying to get verified on the app, can boost your brand’s engagement. This also gives you and another creator more exposure to each other’s followers.
Instagram is the platform for brands as it generates higher engagement when compared to other social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. You can also maximize user-generated content on Instagram through reposting.
Get the original creator’s permission before reposting content on your page. Once that’s out of the way, reposting photos can be quick and easy. The simplest way to do it is to screenshot the original post.
Here’s how to repost using the screenshot method:
Third-party apps like Repost: For Instagram, Reposta, and DownloadGram make it easy to repost images on the app, as they allow you to directly credit the original creator by adding an attribution mark on the photo.
If you want to repost videos, you can save them using third-party apps or add them to your collection for future use.
Reposting on Instagram offers plenty of opportunities for your business. You can save time on thinking up new content and collaborate with creators that complement your brand. You can screenshot photos and give proper acknowledgment or use third-party apps that automatically attribute the original creator when you repost photos.
Here’s why reposting should be part of your Instagram strategy:
And remember to always get permission from the OG creator before reposting content!
What accounts do you like to repost the most? Let us know in the comments below!
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