How to Add Soundtrack, Use Emoji Slider or Conduct Polls on Instagram

Posted August 28, 2018 by Leomar Umpad in Android, Apple iPhone, Instagram

Update your Instagram to the latest version and keep your Instagram Stories cooler. This article will teach you how to add soundtrack, use emoji slider or conduct polls on Instagram Stories.

Instagram, after making an extraordinary entry into the social media category is now used by millions of users around the globe, thanks to Facebook. Instagram is a different app now, after getting many theme modifications. Also, they are currently experiencing a steady increase in the number of users because of their features and many such things which kept people locked into it.

Adding more to that, Instagram has also introduced story mode long ago which attracted a lot of comments. However, they have been making that feature more and better with added features. Long ago, Instagram only used to allow square photos, but now you see where they have gone. The recently newly added feature to the story mode also includes emoji slider, yes or no polls, and story soundtracks.

How to Add Soundtrack, Use Emoji Slider or Conduct Polls on Instagram

With Instagram Stories on its second anniversary, Instagram introduced new features to keep things exciting. You might have seen these features in one of your friend’s stories and you might not have got a chance to figure out how to use these features. To use them, you can use the step by step guide below to use these features.

Add Emoji Slider on Instagram

To add an emoji slider on Instagram, do these steps:

1. Open up the Instagram app on your phone and click on the Camera icon that is available on the top left corner of the app.
2. You will now be able to take a picture or choose one from your gallery.
3. Now click on the third icon from the right showing an Emoji icon or slide up to access the emoji panel.
4. Now click on the Emoji Slider option and click on it to use it on your photo for the story.
5. Lastly, you need to type your question and pick the emoji you want and post it.

Conduct Polls on Instagram

To conduct pools on Instagram, do these:

1. Open the Instagram app and click on the camera icon on the top left corner.
2. You can now take a picture or choose one from the gallery to use it in your story.
3. Tap on the icon that says Poll.
4. In that section, select Polls option to add it to your story. Type in the question and then modify the response to sync it according to your query.

Add a Soundtrack on Instagram

To add a soundtrack on Instagram, do these:

1. Open the Instagram app and click on the camera icon on the top left corner.
2. You can now take a picture or choose one from the gallery to use it in your story.
3. Now, do the same by clicking on the emoji icon which is in third place or swipe up to bring the emoji panel.
4. Now, find the Music option and then click it to add to your story. You will now be able to choose a song of your choice from the library and then add it.
5. After selecting the song, you will have the option of fast-forwarding or rewinding to the part you want and share it instantly after that.

You just learned how to add soundtrack, use emoji slide or conduct polls on Instagram. If you have questions about any of the steps above, let us know in the comments section.

 

About Leomar Umpad

A supply chain operations manager by profession. A technology-lover and a writer by heart. I have the passion to teach and inform.
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