Publishing & Scheduling to Instagram using the ContentStudio app
ContentStudio 2.0 embraces you with an Instagram scheduling capability along with other social media platforms to schedule all types of content. Through the push notification method, the following content may be scheduled:
To be able to post to Instagram through the in-App Notifications you need to ensure that you have 3 things:
- Push Notifications are "ON" under Notifications settings on your mobile device for the ContentStudio App
- Ensure you have selected your user account(s) under the Instagram Service
- Finally, ensure you are logged on to the same account on the ContentStudio App
How to Schedule and Publish Content to Instagram with the mobile app
You can increase Instagram engagement by composing your images or videos. For this purpose:
Compose a post on the ContentStudio platform or a mobile app.
Choose your Instagram account and press Done.
After adding images or video from the photo library click on ‘Post now’ and you’ll get notified when your post has added.
Tap on the Notification, which is shown on top of your mobile screen or any registered device. You can also go to the app and click on Insta Notifications in the menu if you missed/cleared the notification.
After clicking on it, the following screen will appear, which asks you to decline the post or post it now on your Instagram account. Click on the Post Now button
At this point, your message or caption is copied to the clipboard. Besides, you are also able to select the type of post as your Instagram story or feed and paste the caption there to compose your post on your Instagram account. From here onwards your normal Instagram posting process will begin.
Hover over to the workspace on the left corner side and click on the Insta Notifications.
Here you will see all the pending Instagram posts. Select the one you want to post and click "Post Now" as shown below.
You will be navigated to "Post to Instagram Screen".
Select whether you want to post it as your Instagram story or feed. Add a caption to compose your post on your Instagram account. From here onwards, your normal Instagram posting process will begin.
If you press "Decline" the app will navigate to "Planner", towards rejected posts.
If you have not performed any action on a post, it will remain intact under the pending Instagram notification section. The following are steps that will show you the pending notification and how you can approve them later to be posted.
If your Instagram notification fails, read the below article for diagnosis.