Today we’re sharing some easy Instagram hacks you may not know. It doesn’t matter if you have a business or personal profile, we’re sure you’ll find at least one of the below Instagram tips useful.

  1. How to change your font (like the cool kids do)

No we’re not just talking about the Instagram story fonts. Take it one step further by changing the fonts in your post captions and bio.

How to change the font of your Instagram caption.

  1. Visit https://lingojam.com/FancyTextGenerator on your iphone
  2. Type in your caption
  3. Copy the font you desire
  4. Paste it into your caption

It’s that easy.

  1. Avoid the accidental like on Instagram

Ok so this isn’t exactly a business hack but we’ve all been there. Whether it’s checking out a potential employee profile or a friends new love interest, there’s nothing worse than the accidental like. Next time your stalking *ehem browsing another profile, turn your airplane mode on to avoid any accidents.

  1. You can filter your comments

It’s 2021 and we understand if you want to leave the negativity in 2020. That being said you can filter your Instagram comments.

How to filter your Instagram comments.

  1. Within the Instagram app go to Settings
  2. Type “Comments” in the top search bar
  3. Unlock “Manual Filter”

Type in keywords your select words or phrases. Instagram will automatically hide the comments that contain these.

4. Hide photos you’ve been tagged in

Whether it’s an unflattering photo or you’re being spammed, you have control over the photos you are tagged in.

How to manually approve tagged Instagram posts

  1. Within the Instagram app go to Settings
  2. Type “Tags” in the top search bar
  3. Click “Manually Approve Tags”
5. Pin your Instagram post to Pinterest

Make the most of your content and pin your posts to Pinterest. Pinterest has more than 320 million monthly active users and it’s growing. Gain untapped exposure for free by reposting to Pinterest.

How to pin your Instagram post to Pinterest.

  1. On the Instagram mobile app, tap a post to view it in full
  2. Tap the three dots to the top-right of the image
  3. Select “Copy Link”
  4. Open the Pinterest app on your phone and select the + button
  5. Select “Pin” then tap the web icon (to the right of the camera icon)
  6. Paste your link in the URL field
6. Create an auto-complete quick reply for standard response

This may be a good one for businesses that tend to get the same questions over and over. Say for example you have followers asking about your shipping T+C’s and you find yourself replying 20 times a day to multiple DM’s. Save yourself the time, grab a glass of wine and create an auto response.

How to create an auto response on Instagram.

  1. In Instagram, go to Settings
  2. Tap “Business”
  3. Tap “Saved Replies” then “New Saved Reply”
  4. Create a shortcut for example “Shipping”
  5. Type your Shipping message that will be associated with the key word. When you respond to your followers DM’s all you have to do is type “Shipping” then tap the blue speech bubble that appears in the right of the comment. Your auto generated message will then appear. Magic.

We hope you’ve enjoyed our post on Instagram hacks you may not know. Check out our post on How to increase engagement on Instagram here.