If you’re one of the many people who spend hours scrolling through Instagram, you’ve probably noticed the increasing popularity of Instagram Reels. In case you’re not familiar, Reels are short, creative videos that you can create using Instagram’s built-in editing tools. You can think of them as mini-movies or music videos that you can create using clips from your own Instagram feed. While you might be familiar with the basics of creating a Reel, you might not be aware of all the different ways you can use them to improve your Instagram presence. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at some of the different ways you can use Instagram Reels to your advantage. One of the great things about Reels is that they’re perfect for showing off your personality. If you’re looking to connect with your followers on a more personal level, Reels are a great way to do that. You can use them to share snippets of your everyday life, give a behind-the-scenes look at your work, or just show off your goofy side. No matter what you choose to share, Reels are a great way to give your followers a peek into your world. Here are some hacks that will help you make the best reels for more growth.
- Try out the auto-reel option: Finding it hard to draft reels and think of new content every time. Now you can use pre-recorded content from your gallery and save time. At times we wish to record a reel that we want to post later or we wish to post a video from our gallery as a reel. With the auto-reel option you can now do that! Simply open your reel camera and in the lower left corner tap on the image icon to open your gallery. From here choose the video that you wish to make into a reel. Now you can edit this video just the way you edit your reels and even audio for it. Voila now you have more content to post and easily.
- Use green screen mode: Have you seen the amazing videos that have absolutely mesmerizing virtual backgrounds? You can add such backgrounds to your reels as well using the green screen mode. Green screen mode allows you to put up any picture from your gallery as the background for your reel. For this simply open your reels camera and tap on the “green screen” button given in the top right corner. It now allows you to choose an image from your gallery that you wish to male your background. Tap on it and you get amazing backgrounds to record your videos in.
- Download Instagram reels: What if I told you that now you can not only view Instagram reels but also download them? There are many reels on Instagram that we wish to download to our device but due to Instagram restriction we cannot. But using third-party apps like Insta zoom we can instantly download any Instagram reel to our device. Simply download these apps or use the tool from their official website. To download any Instagram reel open that reel and tap on the three dots against it to reveal the options window. Now click on the “copy URL option” to copy the link to the reel. Paste this link in the field provided on the tool the reel starts playing. Simply tap on the download button and the reel will get saved to your device instantly.
- Skip writing long captions when you get built-in captions feature: At times we need long captions or new captions which become hard to write. In this case you can use the built-in caption feature. Using this feature you can simply narrate your captions and the tool will write it for you. simply tap on the ‘mic’ symbol given in the bottom of the reels camera and start narrating your caption that tool will instantly write it for you.