Sharing pictures and videos on Instagram is quite a fun isn’t it? The various effects can make your picture look even better than when you clicked it. Just like any other social media platform having more followers on Instagram is also adds to your social media value as well. What you normally do is to pick up a photograph from your smartphone and after adding the desired effects and adding the location you share it on Instagram. But what if you want to share it at a later stage as you might have posted more than one picture or video just recently?

Previously there was no such way out for that and you need to wait till the good amount of time has been passed. But now the recent update by Instagram has suggested that now you can put any number of picture or videos in drafts folder and then you can post them whenever you want to during the course of day or week or even month. The procedure of saving draft is also easy. A sound interesting isn’t it? So let’s know how one can save a picture or video in drafts on Instagram.

How to Save Instagram Post as Draft on Android and iPhone

How to Save Instagram Post as a Draft on Android and iPhone

Step #1. First of all update the Instagram app if you have not updated it recently.

Step #2. Launch the Instagram app on your smartphone.

Launch the Instagram app on your smartphone

Step #3. Tap on the Camera icon, choose a picture which you wish to save in draft and use it later and then tap on Next.

Tap on the Camera icon, Choose Picture

Step #4. Add the effect you wish to in your picture and tap next.

Add the effect and tap next

Step #5. Now you are on the final stage of sharing. Put the description and location and then tap on the “<“ arrow next to “Share to”. You will be back on effects menu.

Tap on the arrow next to Share

Note: You have to post either description or select the location to add your post in drafts else it will not be saved.

Step #6. Tap on the “<“ arrow again and you will be prompted by a pop-up to either Discard the post or Save Draft, tap on “Save Draft”.

Tap on arrow again, then tap on Save Draft

This is it. Now your post has been saved in drafts and you can use it at the time which pleases you.

How to Retrieve and Post the Drafts on Instagram

Step #1. Launch the Instagram app on your phone.

Step #2. Tap on the camera icon, now you can see all the drafts saved right at the top of the gallery options. Choose the draft post you want to post now by tapping on it.

Tap on the camera icon, you can see all the drafts, Choose draft post

Step #3. Tap on Next on the top right of your screen.

Tap on Next on the top right of your screen

Step #4. Now tap on the Share button at the top right of your screen.

tap on the Share button

Your saved draft is now live on your Instagram Time Line. How easy it is right? Now start saving as many pictures or videos you want to and share with your friends at a later date.

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