Instagram has exchanged the popular “Swipe Up” function for link stickers. The special thing about it: From now on everyone can share links in their stories.
Instead of “Swipe Up” there is now a link function for everyone on Instagram.
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The “Swipe Up” function in Instagram stories has had its day since August 30, 2021. In their place there are now so-called
– in fact
for each account
. Originally, the “wiping up” in the stories was intended to link to websites or sales platforms, but this was only available to verified accounts or accounts with more than 10,000 subscribers. With the new link stickers everyone can share links in their stories, no matter how small or large their own fan base is.
How to put a link on your Instagram story
Who is not allowed to set links?
According to Instagram, there are two exceptional cases in which the link sticker is denied:
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