How to pin a comment on Instagram.On Instagram it is now possible to pin a comment of a post at the top . Find out how to highlight a comment on a photo or video that you have posted on your Instagram profile.Instagram users can now add up to three comments at the top of their post which will be easily distinguishable from the classic pin icon that will appear between the Like button and the time since posting, plus the authors of pinned comments will be notified.
How to pin a comment on Instagram
Here are the simple steps to take to put a comment at the top of the list among those published under your own post:
- With iOS swipe on the comment / with Android press and hold the comment
- As soon as the pin icon appears, click on it
- By clicking on the icon, the message will appear at the top of all comments.
You can set a maximum of 3 comments per post which will be viewed as main by anyone who clicks on the post.This feature is very useful for highlighting particularly useful and / or important comments, especially if they have been published in posts commented by hundreds or thousands of users.
Why highlight a comment
There are many reasons why they could push you to give more evidence to a comment on your IG post, let’s see some of them:
- you prefer to leave a more effective / poetic caption and then you rely on a comment to further explain your post;
- they are asking you the same question and you have decided to give a unique answer, highlighting it at the top of all comments;
- you want to integrate the communication of your post;
- you want to update what is stated in a post, without deleting it and / or without changing the description.
Pinned comments will help set the tone of the conversation in Instagram by highlighting positive responses and making it easier to manage negative reactions.