How to Share a Tweet on Your Instagram Story

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Twitter recently made it easier to share tweets to Instagram Stories, so instead of taking a screenshot and sharing a tweet manually, you can seamlessly share it.


When you share a tweet, it'll appear as a moveable and resizable sticker directly on your Instagram Story. Unfortunately though, when you share a tweet to your Instagram Story, users won't be taken back to Twitter to see the original post if they tap on the sticker — which is what happens when you share something from Instagram on your Story.


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For now, the feature is only available on iOS.

How to Share a Tweet on Instagram Stories

  1. Make sure you are logged into your Instagram account on your iOS device.
  2. Open Twitter and tap the share icon on a public Tweet (you won't be able to share a tweet from a private account).
  3. Tap the Instagram Stories icon.
  4. The Twitter app will close and a new Story draft on Instagram will open.
  5. The Tweet you've selected to share will appear as a moveable and resizable sticker to share on Instagram Stories.
  6. Share the Tweet with your followers, a group, or a single user.