How To Use An Instagram Reel As A Template

The above video shows how to use Instagram reels as templates.


Welcome to a tutorial on using reels as templates on Instagram. When you find a reel that you like the format of on Instagram, using the template option is a quick and easy way to create your own reel with the same format. Follow the steps below to learn how to do it.

Steps To Use An Instagram Reel As A Template:

• Open up the Instagram app and head over to reels.

• It’s not possible to use all reels as templates, so you will have to find one that has the feature enabled first. You can tell if a reel can be used as a template by tapping the three vertical dots button in the bottom right of the reel.

• If it is possible to use this reel as a template you will see the use as template option.

• It should also say use as template in the bottom left corner of the reel.

• You can tap it there or in the options.

• Tap add media and choose a photo or video to be the first shown.

• Tap add media again and choose the other clips that you would like in your reel and then tap next.

• Then tap next again.

• You can edit your clips here and add text or music or whatever you like, and then tap next.

• You can now share your created video to reels. 

That draws an end to this tutorial! If you have any questions please leave them in the comments section down below!

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