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What is the correct resolution for IGTV videos

Being a smartphone focused video sharing platform, IGTV is entirely different from YouTube, FaceBook, and other similar services. If you’re a professional and looking to upload quality videos to IGTV, you need to do certain things differently for IGTV. IGTV only supports vertical videos. It is a considerable change for creators who have just mastered […]

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How to call someone on Instagram

Instagram has finally released the much-awaited video calling feature to their iOS and Android apps. To make a call to someone on Instagram, you must follow them, and they must follow you back. You cannot make a call to someone who doesn’t follow you on Instagram. This restriction is a huge relief to those who […]

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Instagram Video Calling Not Working? Here’s why

Instagram recently released video calling feature for its users. The new feature is available on both Android and iOS devices, and users can make cross-platform video calls to their friends and family members through the new service. To make a video call on Instagram, you’ve to go to the Direct Message screen » then select the […]

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How to Edit Videos for IGTV

The IGTV by Instagram uses a vertical format for video which isn’t very popular among professional creators yet. Users prefer to shoot videos in the landscape format only because it’s wide and our computers/TV screens feature the same aspect ratio. But for smartphone users, IGTV’s format makes sense. If you upload videos shot in 16:9 landscape […]

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How to Download IGTV videos for Offline viewing

It has only been a day since Instagram launched IGTV, but creators around the world have already started uploading vertical videos to the new video sharing platform. As a user, if you like a video on IGTV and would like to save or download it for offline viewing, there’s currently no official way to do […]

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IGTV video size limits: Everything you need to know

Unlike YouTube, IGTV is built around the needs of smartphone users primarily. The service even displays videos in vertical format only because that’s how we hold our smartphones. The IGTV video requirements are also optimized for smartphone users. The maximum file size for a video which is 15 seconds to 10 minutes long is 650MB. If […]

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How to Post on IGTV

The all-new video sharing platform by Instagram — IGTV — has launched and you can start posting videos to IGTV right now using the dedicated apps for IGTV available for both iPhone and Android devices. To be able to post on IGTV, you must create an IGTV channel of yourself using your Instagram account. Creating an […]

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How to upload a landscape video to IGTV with background blur and no cropping

IGTV doesn’t let users upload videos in landscape format because it’s built strictly around the ways we hold our smartphones naturally — in vertical mode. So if you upload a video shot in the landscape to IGTV, it’ll be cropped to fit and displayed vertically in the app. But you can easily avoid it by […]

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IGTV doesn’t support Landscape videos and formats other than MP4

Being a mobile-first service, Instagram’s new IGTV video sharing platform is built around the needs of smartphone users. The app only allows vertical videos, and it supports only one video format — MP4. You cannot upload videos recorded in any other format than MP4 on IGTV. And of course, the video recording format on your […]

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How to upload videos to IGTV

Instagram’s IGTV video sharing platform is live now, and if you want to upload to IGTV, you must create an IGTV channel first. Creating your IGTV channel is the simplest thing ever. All you gotta do is install the IGTV app on your iPhone or Android device, log in with your Instagram account and then […]