How to use Instagram in a web browser – Business Insider

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Most people use Instagram on their phone using the social media platform’s mobile app, but if you need to post or engage with your followers when you’re sitting in front of a computer, no worries — you can use Instagram on the web. Using Instagram on the web, you can post, comment, and interact with your account from any Mac or Windows PC. 
Instagram on the web is similar to the mobile app. If you already know your way around the social media service on your phone, using it in a web browser won’t be too challenging for you. Even so, the layout is notably different. 
To get started, open the Instagram webpage webpage in your browser and log in with your account information. By default, it should open to the feed. At the top of the page, you should see a toolbar with all the major controls at your disposal:
When you scroll through Instagram posts on any of the pages, you can interact with them using the same tools as on the mobile app. Directly under a photo, you can:
Posting on Instagram on the web is straightforward — just click the create a new post icon (the plus symbol) at the top of the webpage and then select a photo or video from your computer. For all the details, here is how to post on Instagram using your computer.
Instagram on the web offers a similar experience to using the mobile app, but the website is slightly incomplete. The most significant difference is related to Stories: You can’t post or add to your own Story, but you can still view your Story and Stories from accounts you follow. In addition, you won’t find a Shop tab on the web version of Instagram, as you will with the latest versions of the mobile app.
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