Do you use Instagram for your art marketing plan? Are you interested in combining multiple images into one Instagram post? In this article discover how to add multiple images to Instagram posts that will allow you to deliver a more detailed art marketing message.
How to Add Multiple Images to Instagram Posts
Imagine what you will be able to do on Instagram with 10 images.
The possibilities you now have to build a larger audience are endless.
Use your creative mind to promote and market your artwork to a new audience.
Instagram is becoming more popular. Start taking advantage of this powerful tool today.
Do you want to learn how to get more followers on Instagram?
Building a large audience of Instagram followers will take time and a lot of hard work. Like anything in life, hard works always pays off.
The good news is it will be easier for you to build a following over other people because you are an artist.
You already have beautiful Images of your art that will attract people’s attention.
You have a creative mind that will help you to create breathtaking slideshows.
Now that you can add multiple images to one post your options are endless.
Think outside of the box. Try different ideas and see what works best with your Instagram followers.
Most of all, have fun creating slideshows that will have everyone talking about.
Here are a couple of ideas to help get you started with Instagram slideshows.
Art in Progress
You can now create an art in progress series to help promote your new artwork. Create more excitement by including a mix of images and videos. Many people love to watch art come to life. You will be able to share with your audience how you create your beautiful art. They will feel more connected to your art and you will have a better chance of landing a sale.
Include a link that will direct them to the landing page of the item you are showcasing. Links should be included on both images and videos. People do not want to spend time searching for a way to purchase something. You have to make it easy for them.
You might want to consider having the last image say something like,” Did you like the progress of this painting? If you are interested in purchasing the original visit…..”
Building brand awareness online for artists is easy with “How to” videos and tutorials.
Many people go online to learn. You will be known as an expert in your niche by providing solutions to people’s problems.
“How to” examples:
- How to paint a horse.
- How to draw a dog.
- How to clean artist paint brushes.
- How to frame art.
- How to hang a painting.
- How to organize an art studio.
- How to ventilate an art studio.
You can see how easy it will be for you to build brand awareness and gain more followers on Instagram with “How you” slideshows.
Don’t forget to include a call-to-action.
Add Multiple Images to Instagram Posts
To navigate to where you can add an image, tap the + sign.
On the next screen, you will see a stacked squares icon for a photo carousel post.
Tap on the stacked squares icon. Choose up to 10 images from your image library.
The number on the images top-right corner will tell you what order the images will appear in the slideshow.
After you have selected the images you wanted to include in the post, tap Next.
Edit Instagram Images
The next screen will allow you to edit and apply filters to your images.
You can apply a filter to all your images or one at a time.
Once you are on the editing screen any filter you apply will be applied to all the images by default.
You can edit and apply a filter to individual images by tapping on the image you wish to edit. When you have completed your editing, tap Done.
Change the Order
You can change the order of the images in your slideshow by tapping and holding the image you want to move. When the trash can icon appears, drag the image to the right or left to reorder your images.
On the next screen, you will be able to add a caption like you normally would.
To tag users in individual images, tap on the image while writing the caption and scroll to the image you wish to tag.
You now know how to add multiple images to Instagram posts.
After you become familiar with this process, take some time to develop an Instagram marketing plan that will include multiple images.
You can reach a new audience just by thinking outside the box.
Have you added multiple images to your Instagram posts?
How is it working for you?
Are you interested in learning more about building brand awareness with Instagram? I recommend reading Jason Miles’s book Instagram Power. You will learn everything from starting an Instagram account to selling on Instagram.
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- How You Can Make Money Being an Artist
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- How to Create a Social Media Marketing Plan – Sell Art Online
- Art That Sells – What Artists Need to Know
- Effective Writing Tip – Keep it Simple – Online Art Marketing
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