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Scheduling Reels

Uploading Reels like we can currently schedule IG stories would be great!

  • Guest
  • Aug 10 2020
  • Aug 4, 2021

    Admin response

    We have some good news! While we are still limited by Instagrams API and can't yet offer an official way to schedule reels, our social team has found an amazing workaround that lets you schedule and view reels right from the visual planner. You can check it out here https://www.instagram.com/p/CR4iaTtHMTc/

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  • Hart Kelvin commented
    13 Sep 11:18am

    Thanks for the update and quick reply. I'll be sure to keep an eye on this thread website.

  • Jason Randle commented
    11 Aug 09:03pm

    How is this feature not being added to the platform? I don't need a new skin on the app, I need the ability to use the features that social platforms are prioritizing. Reels, carousels, and the ability to schedule them in advance on Instagram and post automatically. This needs to be added ASAP.

  • elvir perr commented
    30 Jul 07:39am

    Thanks for sharing, I found a lot of interesting information here. A really good post, very thankful and helpful.

  • Guest commented
    29 Jul 02:54am

    We definitely need this! If the push from Instagram is more video content, it needs to be easier to be able to schedule and post...

  • Adriana Bachmann commented
    7 Jun 09:47pm

    Planoly allows you to add reels and IGTV videos to your grid preview manually by copying and pasting the url from your Instagram page. This would be a great feature to add to Later, at least until we can post to Reels directly from Later. This way, we can also use Linkin.bio for our reels!

  • Elena Lipkowski commented
    26 Mar 04:30pm

    It seems that we only have a small window to really get the most out of new IG features. I wish Later would prioritze keeping up to date new features

  • Sabrina Mancin commented
    17 Oct, 2020 05:07am

    yes please! Just like you guys said on Latercon, Instagram is making Reels very important so I’m listening and making a bunch. But I just realizes I can’t schedule them and therefore they are not recognized by Later on my feed, which sucks because then I don’t get any analytics from my posts.