Account type. The ‘Add post to story’ feature only works if the post you’re trying to share comes from a public account. Always make sure the post you’re trying to share isn’t from a private account.
Why can’t I share posts to my story on Instagram?
If you cannot share any post as your Instagram story then there might be chances that the “Resharing to stories” option has been turned off from your Instagram account. If you have disabled the “Resharing to stories” option from your account’s settings then you might not be able to share posts on your stories.
How do I enable share to post on my story?
Step 2: Tap the ‘three dots’ icon at the top right (Android) or the gearwheel icon next to the ‘Edit Profile’ button (iOS) and scroll down the page until you see ‘Resharing to stories’. If you are sharing a multi-image post, you’ll only be able to share a single individual image at one time.
Why can’t I share someone’s post to my story?
The ‘Add post to story’ feature only works if the post you’re trying to share comes from a public account. Always make sure the post you’re trying to share isn’t from a private account.
Why can’t I add posts to my story?
The ‘Add post to story’ button is only available for public accounts. If you are trying to share a post from a private account, you will not see the button in the sharing menu under the post. Check posts from other accounts, preferably from a celebrity, and see if you can view the resharing option.
How do I enable Resharing posts on Instagram?
Tap on the gear icon on your profile and scroll down to the Allow Others to Reshare option. If the slider for this option is on (and blue), people currently have the ability to share your posts.
Can you share a private post on Instagram story?
If the user has a private account, you can still share the post by sending it as a Direct Message to someone, but you won’t have the option to add it to your Story. You can also use this feature to repost your own post to your Instagram Story.
How do I share someone’s post?
How do I share a post I see on my News Feed on Facebook?
- Below a post, click Share in the bottom right.
- Select where you want to share the post. Depending on the post’s privacy settings, you may see the following options: Share now. Share to News Feed. Share to Your Story. Send in Messenger. Share to a group.