Instagram videos in a regular post can only be 60 seconds long, but you can upload and trim videos that are longer than that. Videos posted in your Instagram Stories can only be 15 seconds in length. Instagram livestream videos can be up to 60 minutes long.
How do you post a 3 minute video on Instagram?
How to post a 3-minute video or longer on Instagram
- Open the Instagram app.
- Press the magnifying glass at the bottom of the screen.
- Press the IGTV button at the top-left of the screen.
- Press + at the top-right of the screen.
- Select the video you want to upload.
- Press Next.
Where is IGTV in Instagram?
And Instagram wants to be as simple as possible. A spokesperson from Facebook said: “Very few are clicking into the IGTV icon in the top right corner of the home screen in the Instagram app.
Back in January of 2020, Instagram pulled the IGTV button from the home screen, with it ending up under the plus button on the user’s profile.
How long can an IGTV video be?
You can upload IGTV videos up to 15 minutes long via the Instagram mobile app, and up to an hour long using the website. And these videos count as posts, so they won’t disappear after a day like Stories.
How do you post a long video on Instagram?
- Launch the Gallery app.
- Select the video you want to trim and tap the Scissors icon.
- Tap Trim.
- Drag the slider from the left or right to increase or decrease the duration.
- Tap the check mark icon when you’re done.
Why can’t I post long videos on Instagram?
One of the biggest restrictions on Instagram video content is the length of videos you’re able to post. Since no videos longer than 60 seconds in length can be posted to your main Instagram feed, you can’t share anything longer than a TikTok with your followers.
Is IGTV gone?
IGTV is no longer a thing, with Instagram rolling it into a new video format simply called Instagram Video. You may have been wondering why your Instagram profile looks a little different than it used to do.
How do I upload video to IGTV?
ON THE WEB AT INSTAGRAM.COM
- From a computer, open your web browser and go to Instagram.com.
- Go to your profile and click IGTV.
- Click Upload.
- Click and choose a video, or drag and drop a video file.
- Add a title and description. …
- Click Post.
Why can’t I post to IGTV?
IGTV was originally a standalone app. The feature has since been integrated into your IG account. If you are still having problems uploading your 15 seconds to 10-minute videos try using the separate IGTV app until this update is rolled out globally.
Why is there no IGTV on my Instagram?
In early 2020, Instagram dropped the orange IGTV button from Instagram’s home page due to lack of traction. The move came at a time when, at most, just 7 million of Instagram’s 1-billion-plus users had downloaded the standalone IGTV app, TechCrunch previously reported, citing Sensor Tower research.