Have you heard about the new Instagram Story Sticker?
It’s called “Add Yours”.
Instagram rolled out its news story sticker known as Add Yours sticker in Instagram Stories to allow creators on the platform to create viral content chains in a form of threads where the other creators can respond with content that matches the prompt on the stickers.
For instance, you as a creator may share an “Add Yours” prompt with the question “show your makeup of the day”, which will prompt other users on the platform to share a picture of their makeup in response to the sticker prompt. You can also see all the users that respond to the prompt.
Other users have the chance to tap on the Sticker to see every creator’s Instagram stories.
This is so cool.
The “Add Yours” Sticker can help:
• Increase engagement on your stories
• Increase your story views
• Give you additional exposure because other users who aren’t following your account will be able to see your Instagram Story.
In this article, you will be guided on how to create and use the “Add Yours” sticker in stories to increase engagement.
How To Use The Add Yours Sticker on Instagram Story
It’s pretty easy to use the “Add Yours” sticker. Let’s get started.
Take a picture or video and upload it to your Story and tap on the Stickers icon located at the top of the screen.
Tap on the “Add Yours” sticker
Add a prompt on your sticker, or use the dice located at the bottom of the screen to generate a random prompt for your “Add Yours” sticker prompt.
Once done, tap on the “Done” option at the top right corner.
You can resize the sticker, add a background color, add a link Sticker, rotate it, or change its location on your screen.
Now you have to wait for other users to jump onto the thread by responding to your prompt with their photos or videos.
What Does This Mean for Creators and Brands?
Creators and brands can leverage the “Add Yours” sticker for brand awareness.
When you create the “Add Yours” sticker prompt, the name of the original creator is seen on the sticker so all the users who join your “Add Yours” sticker thread will see your brand.
It is also an opportunity for brands to increase engagement and also connect with their community.
Use this to your advantage and you will see a boost in engagement.
How To See If Other Users Responded to Your Add Yours Sticker
To see if other Instagram users have responded to your “Add Yours” prompt, do the following:
- Go to your stories by tapping on your profile image
- Locate the story that has your “Add Yours” sticker and tap on the sticker
- You will see all the profiles of the users who have responded to your sticker prompt
- Tap on one of the profile pictures to view their stories
Who Can View The Add Yours Sticker Photos or Videos Added by The Users Who Responded?
There is no limitation on who can see the “Add Yours” photos and videos, it is opened to the public so any user can tap on the “Add Yours” sticker to view all the responses from all Instagram accounts that responded to the prompt on the sticker.
This is an opportunity to reach new audiences because users who aren’t following your account will have the opportunity to see your account on other people’s “Add Yours” sticker.
Conclusion On How to Use the Add Yours Sticker on Your Instagram Story
You now know how to use the Add Yours sticker on your Instagram story for more engagement and brand awareness.
Go and try it now. It’s fun and exciting.
That’s what social media is supposed to be, enough of the boring content. Go out and create exciting content with the “Add Yours” sticker.
Let us know your experience with the “Add Yours” sticker so far.