Instagram and Snapchat are excellent social media platforms, each with its own benefits.
If you are on Instagram, you can create posts, highlights, post videos on your IGTV, etc. Your followers can interact with what you share, a great strategy to grow your brand.
In such a case, it makes sense to share your Instagram link on Snapchat so that your Snapchat friends can also follow you on Instagram.
Can you add a link on Snapchat?
Here’s the thing, Snapchat allows users to share links when creating Snapchat stories. You can copy your Instagram link to your clipboard and open your Snapchat app. When creating a snap, tap on the paperclip icon, which will allow you to paste the link you copied. Next, tap the “Send” button and share your Instagram link on your Snapchat for your friends to swipe up and access your Instagram profile.
This guide addresses whether it’s possible to add an Instagram link on Snapchat and the benefits that come with it. Also, we will see the steps to follow to add your Instagram link on Snapchat. Take a look!
Should You Add Instagram Link on Snapchat?
The friends you have on Snapchat might not be the friends you have on Instagram.
If you are a brand or someone looking to grow their number of Instagram followers in the hope of getting endorsements, you can tap into the Snapchat friends you have.
By sharing your Instagram link, your Snapchat friends can interact with your Instagram profile and hopefully follow you.
Sharing your Instagram link on Snapchat help grow your business, and when people view your profile and see what you post, they can interact with your brand or the services you offer.
How To Post Instagram Link on Snapchat
Every Instagram profile has a link you can copy and share on various platforms.
Do you know how to access your Instagram link?
Let’s see the steps for copying and posting an Instagram link on Snapchat:
- Open your Instagram account on your desktop.
- Tap on your profile icon.
- On your browser, click on the address bar and copy the link.
- If using a mobile phone, your Instagram link is your username. For instance, if your username is test01, your link is
- Now that you have your link open your Snapchat app and log in.
- Take a picture to share on your story, or upload one.
- Edit the picture to your liking.
- Tap on the paperclip icon on the right sidebar.
- Type or paste the Instagram link we copied earlier.
- Click on the icon at the top, then tap on the “Attach to Snap” button.
- Drag the button to where you want to place it.
- Proceed with editing the snap and click on “Next”.
- Select where to share your snap, your Snapchat story.
- Lastly, click the “Send” button.
Your Instagram link will display on your Snapchat story, and when your friends click on the Snap, they will be directed to your Instagram profile.
Instagram is an excellent platform to grow, especially if you are a brand or influencer.’
Once you’ve started to have many followers on Snapchat, you can extend the same to your Instagram account to attract more followers and make your Snapchat friends aware of your Instagram activities.
This guide has presented the steps to follow to achieve that.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, it does. However, you can only add an external link through a snap. Create a snap to share to your story, then attach a link to it. That way, when someone views your Snapchat story, they will see the attached link and click on it to open the target website.
Your Instagram link is the address bar on your browser when you open your Instagram account and click your profile button. You can’t find your link using the mobile app. However, as covered in the article, you can use your Instagram username to generate the link.
To post your Instagram link on Snapchat, start by copying the Instagram link. Next, open your Snapchat account and capture a picture. Edit the picture and tap on the paperclip icon on the right, then paste your Instagram link. From there, proceed with the steps to share your snap to your Snapchat story. Anyone viewing your Snapchat story can click on the attached link.