How To Add A Link To An Instagram Story?

by Mustafa Niazi
2 minutes

An Instagram story is as helpful in marketing as an Instagram post. Often, people find trouble adding a link to an Instagram story while they are promoting a product/brand/page. 

Steps to add a link to the Instagram story:

Step 1:

Open the Instagram app and tap “Your story” (alongside the blue create icon)


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Step 2:

Now you will get a preview of the gallery. Tap on the content to which you want to add the link.

Then tap on the sticker icon.


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Step 3:

Tap the “LINK” sticker


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Step 4:

Writeup or copy and paste your hyperlink.

Then tap “Done”

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Step 5:

The link will appear on the story.
Then tap the
“>” icon to proceed to the next step 

tap forward icon

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Step 6:

Tap “Share” to complete the process of adding a link to your Instagram story.

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Play the video below to recap the above steps.


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Why can’t I add a link to my story?

If you have a verified account, you can add a link to your story. If you are unable to do this, you probably have an issue with verification. 

Can anyone add a link to the Instagram story?

Yes, anyone with a verified account can add a link to the story. 

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Mustafa Niazi

Mustafa Niazi is a blogging addict, a tech fanatic, and an experienced digital marketer.

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