How to use the add reminder feature for Instagram feed posts

You can now create a post for your Instagram Feed with the option to give your followers notification reminders about an event.  With the “Add Reminder” feature, your followers can tap on a small bell icon to see event details and ops them into getting reminders.

Instagram add reminder feature

How to Add a Reminder to an Instagram Feed Post

Here’s how to do it:

  1. Create a new Instagram feed post.
  2. On the New Post page, below your caption select Add Reminder.
  3. Include all relevant event information, like your Event Title and start time. Then, hit Done.
How to add instagram reminder to your feed posts

When someone opts-in to receive a reminder for your event, they’ll get sent:

  • An activity feed notification 24 hours before the event
  • An activity feed and push notification 15 minutes before the event
  • An activity feed and push notification when the event is starting

You can also share feed posts with the reminder tag to your Instagram Stories – driving even more awareness

add to your instagram story

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