Today, having more than billions of daily users, Instagram is the most popular social network among people all around the world. One of the main reasons for becoming this popular is that it is user-friendly and easy to work with. Now, most of the famous brands and big companies use this application in order to introduce their products and services. Meanwhile, to save time and keep the interaction with your consumers, you have to keep your Instagram account always active and appear on the timeline to get the best results. Hence, you may want to use other users’ content and to avoid the contradiction of Copywrite policies, you need to repost contents. In this article, we discuss how to repost videos on Instagram.
Why do you need to repost videos on Instagram?
Imagine that you are the content specialist of a company and your duty is to share posts related to your products. Actually, it may be hard to take professional videos, edit them, make them suitable to share on Instagram and share them on a specific time. By the way, surfing Instagram you see some videos that are related to your work and they are well-edited! Or imagine that you use Instagram for personal purposes and exploring Instagram you see a video that you love and like to share with others. How can you share them by following Instagram rules? The answer is that you can repost them.
By reposting videos on Instagram, you can copy the caption and insert the owners’ username on the post. Moreover, it helps you save a great deal of time. But how can you repost videos on Instagram? To find out the answers, keep on reading.
How to repost videos on Instagram?
Instagram does not give users access to reposting photos or videos directly in-app. Hence, for reposting contents you have to use a third-party app. There are a vast number of third-party apps that let you repost videos on Instagram. But you have to always stay conscious because when you are using a third-party app, you have to give them access to your Instagram account. This means that you have to sign in these apps with your Instagram information and since some of them are hackers, you keep your privacy in danger. In the following, we introduce some of the best apps that you can use to repost videos on Instagram. Also, note that you can only repost content from users with a public account.
Repost for Instagram
One of the third-party apps that were made for this purpose is Repost for Instagram. This app just gives you the ability to repost content. To use Repost for Instagram, you need to download and install the application on your device. Then sign in to your Instagram account and follow the steps below:
Step 1) Open Instagram and open the content you want to share.
Step 2) Tap on the 3 dots icon on the upper right hand of the post.
Step 3) Tap on the “Copy Share URL” button.
Step 4) Open Repost for Instagram app. The post you copied will be shown automatically.
Step 5) Finally, tap on repost and the post will be shared on your account.
As you see, this app is really easy to work with, but to use it you have to download and install the application and you cannot repost videos from your computer.
One of the best and safest ways to repost videos on Instagram is to use AiSchedule. AiSchedule is a third-party app that helps you a lot with managing your Instagram account. This app has so many amazing features like:
This app lets you manage your Instagram on your computer and all other devices just by using a web browser. In addition, just by paying 9$ per month you can use all the features mentioned above. In the following, we explain reposting videos using AiSchedul by details.
How to repost videos on Instagram using AiSchedule?
To repost videos on Instagram using AiSchedul follow the steps below:
Step 1) Open your browser, go to the AiSchedul website and signup for free using your e-mail address.
Step 2) On the dashboard, log in to your Instagram account by tapping on the Add Instagram account. Note that you can add and manage as many accounts as you want.
Step 3) Then tap on the manage account button.
Step 4) Now, on the dashboard, tap on the Repost button.
Step 5) On the following list, choose the one that you want. If you want to repost a user’s posts, tap on username, or you can search hashtags, or you have a URL copied from Instagram. (Copying Instagram URL is described in the previous part)
In the following, we will explain each item by detail:
Hashtags are keywords that are identified by putting a “#” behind them. Actually, people use hashtags in order to make people see their posts by searching the keywords. When you choose Hashtags, you can write a world that you want in the search box. Then all the posts related to that hashtag will appear and you can choose the one you want to repost between them.
As you know, you can add locations to your posts and let people know where you are. AiSchedul lets you find and repost videos using locations, meaning that if you want to repost a video from a special place, you can easily do that.
As described in the “Repost for Instagram” section, Instagram lets users copy photos and videos URL to share it with others. If you have already identified a content you want to share and do not want to waste time searching username or hashtags, you can simply copy the share URL and paste it on the determined box on AiSchedul.
Finally, in case you want to share from a specific Instagram user who has a public page, you can simply insert the username and see their posts then repost whatever you want.
Step 6) Then, first write the username/hashtag/URL/Location you want to repost from, and tap on the show posts button. Then Choose the post you want and tap on the repost button.
Step 7) If you want to add another content, upload them from your computer. The captions are copied from the original video, so if you want to change it, edit it on the caption box.
Step 8) Finally, set the date and time, add location and taggings and then tap the schedule post button.
Your intended post is ready and will be reposted to your Instagram account on the specified date and time.
In a nutshell, you may want to share other people’s posts on your Instagram for different purposes. Since Instagram doesn’t let users to repost anything from the app, the only way to do so is to use a third-party app. One of the best and most secure apps you can use is AiSchedul. This app gives you a wide range of abilities to get the best results. You can simply see and repost videos using this app without opening your Instagram app. Therefore, it makes things much easier and lets you repost videos as fast as possible.