Best Apps for Instagram Stories

This is part of the “Learn with us” series sharing our experience, mistakes, tips, and tricks so that it does help others.

Instagram is rolling so many new features these days that it’s getting hard to keep a track. If you are addicted to Instagram like us then you are going to love this post.

Here we reveal some of the best apps for Instagram Stories that will take your Instagram game to the next level.

Best apps for Instagram Stories

UNFOLD– I love Unfold. It is an amazing app to play around. There are a lot of templates to choose from and you can add multiple videos and multiple photos to the same story. 

MOJO – This APP will take your Instagram stories to another level. I am obsessed. 

PICSART – For creative edits. You can do so much using this app.  I have been loving this app lately. Do follow us on Instagram for PicsArt Tutorials. 


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8 MM – For retro video effects and vintage vibe.

HUJI If you love vintage photos, you are going to love this APP. 

KIRAKIRA+ – For the sparkly effect. Do check out the IGTV Video on how to use it. 


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PREVIEW – To schedule your Instagram posts and plan your feed

UNUM – To preview your Instagram grid and plan your posts.

PLOTOGRAPH – This App helps you in adding animation to your pictures. You can animate the sky, waterfall, or river using this App. 

BOKEH CAM FX – To add awesome bokeh light effects to your photo

OVER – You can add beautiful text to your photos by simply choosing from 25 amazing fonts available or add watermarks and clip arts to your pictures. 

CANVA – This is an amazing App for creating “Highlight” covers for your Instagram. You can also use it to create Pinterest Image, FB, Twitter covers, or just use their beautiful templates in general.

INSHOT – It is a photo and video editing app. It has a lot of filters for both videos and photos. You can add text on video, merge, trim, flip or rotate videos, add music, stickers or emoji on photos. 

AFTERLIGHT – I use it mainly to add a bit of dust or a streak of light to my pictures. You can create your own filters and also import your RAW images to edit on this App. 


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HYPE TYPE – Perfect to add pretty animation text to your pictures and you can also add music. It is super easy.


Best Apps for Instagram Stories

Would love to know what apps you’re using to create content for Instagram Stories – do share in the comments below!

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