How to Upload lengthy videos on Instagram(Update)

How to Upload lengthy videos on Instagram( Update)

Instagram is one of the popular social Networking Site having more than 1 Billion active users per month. got an update

To be in this competitive market, Instagram bought many useful and fascinating updates till now which we all love.

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Some users have millions of followers on Instagram by making comedy vines and many other category streams.

Instagram is mainly for targeting Young generation people who use the platform to share something unique talents they have.

Some people make videos on Instagram for 1 minute, but for some people, it may not be sufficient.

Instagram only supports videos for only 1 minute as we all know.

But for some content creators, it may get too short to express their skills within the limited time.

So noticing this, Instagram launched IGTV.

What is IGTV?

IGTV is an application which is a part of Instagram Network.

So basically, it allows us to make longer videos depending upon the size of followers we have.

How to use it?

Now you have 2 ways to access it.

1) Download IGTV from PlayStore or AppStore. 

2) No need to download IGTV application.


1) Download IGTV from PlayStore or AppStore.

After downloading the application, you need to log in with your existing Instagram account.

Then you will be able to see only videos of the people who you follow.

You will be able to see each and every type of the video from 1 minute to 1-hour of the length.

You can swipe left to change video, the user interface is pretty simple to use.

2) No need to download IGTV application.

There is the catch, for the first time, you must download the IGTV application from AppStore or PlayStore.

After that, you will need to Login to IGTV Application with your Instagram account and your set.

Now you can delete the IGTV application.

Open the Instagram, at the top right you will find IGTC icon.

If you click on that, you will have same experience which you had in IGTV application.

2) How to upload lengthy videos.

It’s very simple,

  1. Click on Home.
  2. Now click on IGTV icon at top right.
  3. Navigate to setting icon.
  4. Click on “Create Channel
  5. The channel is now ready and you will see your Instagram profile pic in place of Settings icon.
  6. Now press on “+” icon to upload videos, depending on the followers the video length will display.

7) Make sure the video you upload must be in vertical format. That is, you need to record videos on your phone.


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