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How to Add Text Only Stories on Instagram

Add Instagram text stories


Instagram has finally added the option to add text only story. So, you can now type any text and add it as Instagram Story. Before this official update, I used to created photos with plain backgrounds and text on it. But the new update has made it really easy. If you are not sure how to do this, you should keep reading this article and know how to add Text only stories on Instagram.

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Instagram team is really active recently they added GIF stickers for Instagram stories and also added Polls on Stories few months back. Now they have added text stories. It is also rumoured to add video calling option as well. I have already wrote several how to articles on Instagram. Do not miss those after reading how to add text stories.

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Steps to Add Text Only Stories on Instagram

To add Text stories, open the Instagram app and swipe from left to right to open the camera. Now find the Type option located below the camera. It will be the first icon just before the Live option.

Instagram text stories

Now start typing the text you want to add as text story. At the top, you will also see a text ‘Modern’ with line border. Tap on this to change the text style. Tap again to change it again. For now, you have limited text styles but the company will surely add more in coming weeks.

Instagram text stories

You will also see the colourful circle at the bottom left side. Tap on it to change the background color. Keep tapping to explore all background colors.

When you are done with your selection or text style and background, you can publish this story.

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Final Words

Steps to add text only stories on Instagram and straightforward. There is nothing you can find hard. If you regularly use Instagram stories, you can try text only stories as well. Text stories will surely increase number of people using Instagram stories. People who found it hard to capture and share something can also try to write something and share.

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