Is your Instagram post meant to communicate an important message or address a specific issue?
Instagram's 'pin comment' feature is a great way to do this!
Pinning comments on posts was not available to post owners, but now it is, and users can pin their own comments on their own posts.
So, without further ado, let’s dive into the steps of pinning your own comments on your Instagram posts.
You'll see your comment pinned right under your post.
To unpin a comment, just swipe the pinned comment, tap on the pin, and select ‘unpin.’
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Pinning your own comments under your Instagram Reels is the same as pinning comments on regular posts.
Unfortunately, you can’t!
The pinning comment option is only available for mobile devices, while you can only delete comments and report them from a computer.
Pinning your or someone else’s Instagram post means highlighting that comment.
Highlighting comments on Instagram using the pin feature can be beneficial, and here are some situations when you should use this feature.
You can pin up to three comments on your posts
Everyone can pin comments on Instagram; however, you can only pin comments on your own posts on Instagram.
Instagram has a rule that users can only put up to three comments on their own posts. If you want to pin a comment on Instagram, open the app on your iPhone, go to the post where you want to pin the comment, and then swipe the comment and tap pin.
Users whose comments were pinned will receive a notification.
Be careful with pinning more than one comment because the third comment you will pin will appear at the top of the comment section.
Pin your comment last if you want it to appear at the top.
Pinning your comments on Instagram wasn’t an option until recently; however, users can now pin their comments if they wish to do so.
Everyone can pin comments on their own posts, and using it properly can be very beneficial.
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