If you upload a picture of you in some famous place, you can add location to your story if you want to let viewers to know where you are at the moment. For this you need to use location sticker feature.
You can tag specific places & buildings (for example, specific restaurants, museums) or general landmarks as cities and countries. Whenever someone searches for stories taken in California, your story that was location tagged as “California” will appear in that search too.
So, location tag stickers work similar as hashtags, they help you to get your Instagram stories discovered in search.
It is also important to notice that once you add a location sticker to your Instagram story, you won’t be able to remove it without remove the whole story. So, be sure to tag the correct location from the first time!
In this article I will show you how to add a location to your Instagram stories.
Let’s get started!
How to add a location to your Instagram stories?
Follow these steps to add location to your Instagram story.
- Login to your Instagram profile if you haven’t already;
- Go to your Instagram profile page and click on your profile picture at the top left corner to add a new story;
- Take a new picture or just upload one of your existing pictures, click on the sticker icon at the top of your screen. After that you will be brought to a new window with different options of stickers to choose from;
- Select location sticker and type in the location name (it can be street name, building name, city or even country). Place this location stickers anywhere on your story. You can also resize it if needed. After you have finished editing your story, just publish it.
Done! You have successfully added location tag sticker to your Instagram story!
I hope that you found this guide helpful and were able to add a location tag sticker to your Instagram story. If you still have any questions related to this topic, please leave a comment below!