Ways to Upload Long Videos to Instagram
Uploading long videos to Instagram has been made possible by using many ways at the request of the sharers. The social media platform, which allows people to share images instantly, is one of the most used applications in the world with millions of users. While Instagram has a system that allows its users to upload videos with a maximum duration of 1 minute, recently Instagram has made new updates to extend the video duration.
Ways to Upload Videos to Instagram
In order to upload long videos to Instagram, the application’s 1-minute video upload facility can be used. The following steps can be used for this process:
- If users want to share a 5 minute video inside the app, they have to upload 5 videos with different names.
- In order not to exceed the 1-minute video duration of the Instagram, the first video is uploaded as 1 minute, the second video is uploaded as one minute from the 1st minute and the third video is uploaded as 1 minute from the 2nd minute, and the main video is divided into 5 separate parts.
- Videos appearing in a series on the homepage allow the long video to be watched sequentially.
Instagram LG Video Sharing
Instagram LG video sharing is one of the ways given the ability to upload long videos. LG video sharing, developed to extend Instagram video duration, can be done by following the following ways:
- First, the user goes to their profile by clicking on their profile picture.
- Click the + icon in the upper left area to go to the LG video upload window and continue by selecting the video to be uploaded. After selecting the video, click the “Next” button in the upper right area.
- In order to select the cover image of the video, scroll by touching the images at the bottom or click on the add from gallery option for android and the add from camera roll option for IOS.
- After these processes, a title or optionally a description is entered. After the operations are done, click the share button.
Before sharing LG video, users can also:
- If the shared video is wanted to be added to the LG series, the action is done by tapping the “Add to series” option. In order to create a new series, the “New series” option is touched. After the name of the new directory is determined, the “Create” option is selected. After the process, the “Done” option located in the upper right corner is selected.
- Click the “Share a preview” button to see the preview of the published video in the stream and on the profile of the person. The preview on the profile consists of the first 15 seconds of the video.
- To edit the shared preview, click the “Edit preview” button. After editing, click the “Save” button in the upper right corner.
- Click “Edit profile cover” to set how the cover photo of the LG video is displayed on the profile. After the operations, the operations are saved by selecting the “Save” option in the upper right corner.
In order to share LG videos in other social media environments that work in connection with Instagram, the following operations are performed:
In order for the shared video to be visible on the user’s Facebook profile, the activation button next to the “Make visible on Facebook” text must be clicked. In order to do this, the user must be connected to a Facebook account via his Instagram account. After the transaction is done, the transactions are saved by selecting the “Done” option.
Instagram Reals Video Sharing
Instagram Reels video sharing is one of the improved updates for video sharing. The video sharing feature, which is not suitable for sharing long videos and is limited to 15-second shares, offers a lot of options in terms of effects, music and images. Reals video shares are shared over the username, just like normal video shares. If the user’s account is a private account, the video he shared can only be viewed by other users who follow him. If the user’s profile has a public feature, the shared video can be followed by all Instagram users by appearing on the explore window. Instagram Reels video is saved using these methods:
- On the Instagram home page, click on the camera icon in the upper left corner. The camera window that opens is scrolled to the right until the Reels option is reached.
- Then, long tap on the video recording icon and keep tapping until the video shooting ends, or it is enough to tap the button once to start the video and once to end the video.
- If users don’t want to shoot new video but want to import video from camera roll, they just have to click on camera roll option in the lower left corner.
- Click the left arrow icon to watch, trim or edit the recorded video.
- Adding subtraction, drawing or text on reels video