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Storrito Q&A: How can I add music to my Instagram Stories?

Want to successfully showcase your brand on Instagram? Then Instagram Stories should be a part of your daily work. In our "Storrito Q&A," we’ll explain everything you need to know about Instagram, Instagram Stories and Instagram Marketing.

How can I add music to my Instagram Stories?

Your Instagram Stories can quickly seem drab and boring if there’s no sound. So, Instagram has built in the ability to add music to your Stories.

1. Open your Instagram app and swipe right to create astory.

2. Select a picture or video that you want to post.

3. Tap on the sticker icon and select the music sticker.

4. This will open a catalog where you can search for a specific song using the magnifying glass. Additionally, you can also search for songs in the Popular, Mood, or Genre categories.

5. Tap on a song to add it to your story.

6. In the Timeline, select the exact section of the song that you want to appear in your story.

7. Finally, tap "Done."

In addition, Instagram offers an option where the song lyrics appear as an overlay in the story. This allows followers to read along directly. Another option is to show the album cover .

This way, your followers can see right away what song they are listening to.

Conclusion: Instagram Stories are the foundation of a good marketing strategy

Instagram Stories are becoming an increasingly important part of a good marketing strategy. To make it easier to work on Instagram Stories as a team, we suggest using Storrito. You can design, edit and schedule your stories from the comfort of your computer. This way, everyone has access to and an overview of your Instagram Stories.

Tobias ManrothAuthor image
Tobias Manroth
CMO at Storrito

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