235: Instagram TV Tutorial: How To Upload Videos Using a Web Browser

Upload to IGTV from a laptop or desktop

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The Tutorial:

How to upload videos from a web browser (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, etc) on your desktop or laptop to Instagram TV.

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Size Requirements for IGTV Video:

  1. Orientation: Portrait (Vertical)
  2. Aspect Ratio: 9:16
  3. Dimensions (Recommended):1080 pixels wide x 1920 pixels tall
  4. File Size: Under 650 MB
  5. Duration:15 seconds long (minimum)….10 minutes long (maximum)
  6. Verified & Large Accounts: Videos up to 1-hour long (must use web browser to upload. Will not work on mobile devices)

The Steps (Instructions):

  1. Open Google Chrome or Web Browser of Choice.
  2. Go to: https://instagram.com/userprofile (your profile name on Insta)
  3. Click Log in Upper Right
  4. Enter Security Pin Sent to Phone (if applicable)
  5. Click IGTV (middle tab)
  6. Click Upload
  7. Drag & Drop Video or Click + symbol
  8. Upload video
  9. Click ‘Edit’ to change cover thumbnail image
  10. Add Title
  11. Add Description
  12. Post To Facebook (Optional)
  13. Post or Save to Draft
  14. Follow Me on Instagram: mikeunplugged (optional 😁)

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