Publishing for Instagram

Learn the ins and outs of using Tailwind for Instagram

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Written by Kevin Lorenz, Justine Gab, Taylor Hall and 5 others
Using the Tailwind Browser Extension for Instagram

What is Tailwind's Publishing Extension?

Learn how and why to use Tailwind's Publishing Extension to quickly and easily post to Instagram and Pinterest.
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Written by Mo Mason
Updated over a week ago

How do I use Extension to schedule Posts to Instagram?

Post more often and more quickly! See how to use Tailwind's Publishing extension to schedule and publish content to Instagram.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

(Chrome) Installing, removal, or troubleshooting Tailwind's Publishing extension

Chrome users: Here's how to install Tailwind's Publishing Extension in a snap!
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Written by Cash Daugherty
Updated over a week ago

(Firefox) Installing, removal, or troubleshooting Tailwind's Publishing extension

Firefox users: Here's how to install Tailwind's Publishing Extension in a snap!
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Written by Cash Daugherty
Updated over a week ago

(Safari) Installing, removal, or troubleshooting Tailwind's Publishing extension

Safari users: Here's how to install Tailwind's Publishing Extension in a snap!
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Written by Cash Daugherty
Updated over a week ago

How to Install the Tailwind Extension for Chrome

Missing the little Tailwind button in your Chrome browser? Here's how to add it!
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How to Install the Tailwind Extension for Firefox

Missing the little Tailwind button in your Firefox browser? Here's how to add it!
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How to Install the Tailwind Extension for Safari (Mac OS)

Missing the little Tailwind button in your Safari browser? Here's how to add it!
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago
Managing Your Instagram Posting Schedule in Tailwind

How do I add or remove timeslots?

Customizing your posting schedule is a breeze! Learn how to add and remove timeslots to personalize your Smart Schedule.
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Written by Sarah Grove
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I added new timeslots, but my Posts are not filling them in!

Learn three ways to quickly fill your empty timeslots with Posts.
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Written by Mo Mason
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How Do I See Instagram Scheduled Posts in Grid Format?

Schedule eye-catching Instagram grids using Tailwind's 9-Grid preview feature.
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Written by Mo Mason
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How do I drag a scheduled Post to a new timeslot?

Re-arranging Scheduled Posts in your queue is easy with Drag and Drop!
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Written by Sarah Grove
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How are Recommended Timeslots created?

Learn more about how your Smart Schedule is made specifically for you and your audience.
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Written by Sarah Grove
Updated over a week ago

How do I shuffle or mix-up scheduled Posts?

Are you looking to shake things up a bit? See how to shuffle your Instagram posting queue in just a few simple steps.
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Written by Kevin Lorenz
Updated over a week ago

How do I generate a new timeslot schedule?

Ready for a change? Get a brand new Smart Schedule using your Instagram data in just a few clicks.
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Written by Mo Mason
Updated over a week ago

I removed timeslots, but I still have extra Posts scheduled?

Condense your Scheduled Posts to quickly fill gaps in your schedule.
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Written by Sarah Grove
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How do I Lock a scheduled Post?

Use a Lock to keep a Scheduled Post from being moved to another timeslot when shuffling.
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Written by Mo Mason
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Why is there a clock on the scheduled Post?

Do you see a clock in Your Schedule? Don't worry! Learn about temporary timeslots here.
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Written by Clay Gill
Updated over a week ago

How do I change the timezone of my Smart Schedule?

Here's how to quickly set and change the timezone for your Posting Schedule.
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Written by Julie Hausen
Updated over a week ago

How do I send a Post back to Drafts?

Not ready to publish a Scheduled Post? No problem! Easily send it back to Drafts.
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Written by Mo Mason
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How do I delete one or more Draft Posts?

See how to quickly clean out your drafts page.
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Written by Sarah Grove
Updated over a week ago

How do I delete one or more Scheduled Posts?

Ready to do a little spring cleaning on your posting queue? See how to delete Scheduled Posts one at a time, or obliterate them all at once.
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Written by Cash Daugherty
Updated over a week ago

How do I save my changes for Draft Posts?

It's easy to make changes to your Draft Posts before they go live on Instagram!
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Written by Julie Hausen
Updated over a week ago
Post Types and Publishing Methods

How does scheduling posts to Instagram work?

Learn more about how Tailwind's Smart Schedule helps you make the most out of Instagram.
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Written by Clay Gill
Updated over a week ago

Should I use Auto Post, SMS Notification, or iOS Notification to Post to Instagram?

Tailwind gives you so many options to schedule and post your images to Instagram. Learn more about each one here.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How do I Automatically Publish posts to Instagram?

Take advantage of Tailwind's great Auto-Post feature for Instagram!
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Written by Clay Gill
Updated over a week ago

How do I schedule Posts to Instagram?

Watch this video guide to learn the ins and outs of Tailwind for Instagram.
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Written by Sarah Grove
Updated over a week ago

How can I cross-post my Instagram images to Pinterest?

See how to easily Pin your Instagram Posts to Pinterest.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

Can I Publish my Instagram Posts to a Facebook Page?

Grow your audience by sharing your Instagram images on Facebook.
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Written by Taylor Hall
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Can I schedule to my Instagram Story using Tailwind?

Learn more about using Instagram Stories here.
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Written by Taylor Hall
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Can I Post carousel-style multi-image photo sets to Instagram using Tailwind?

Find out how to Post multiple images in one Instagram Post using Tailwind.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

What types of images can I use with Tailwind for Instagram's Auto-Post feature?

Learn more about the size and dimensions of the images you can Auto-Post.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How can I schedule Instagram videos with Tailwind?

Instagram video content is definitely on the rise! Learn more about scheduling Instagram videos with Tailwind here.
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Written by Sarah Grove
Updated over a week ago

How can I change the Facebook page connected to my Instagram Business profile?

Update your connected Facebook page by following these steps.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

What do I do if I missed a notification for when it is time to Post to Instagram?

Didn't catch that notification about your Post? No problem! Here's how to post it right away or re-schedule it for later.
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Written by Sarah Grove
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Can I add filters to my Instagram Posts?

You can change the look of your image for before Posting to Instagram when using the SMS and iOS Notification methods.
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Written by Clay Gill
Updated over a week ago

Can I use Tailwind to Auto Post to Instagram if I use two-factor authentication on my account?

Learn more about keeping your Instagram account secure while using Tailwind.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How can I crop or resize my Posts before they are published to Instagram?

Upload images of any shape and crop them right on your Tailwind Dashboard!
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How can I make my images into squares for Instagram?

Crop your image into a perfect square before Posting to Instagram.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

How do I upload images from my desktop computer to create Instagram Posts?

Here's how to get started creating Instagram Posts with Tailwind.
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Written by Mo Mason
Updated over a week ago

How do I upload photos from my device to schedule to Instagram?

Use the Tailwind iOS Mobile App to upload photos to your Scheduled Posts, right from your phone!
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Written by Clay Gill
Updated over a week ago

How Do I Schedule to Instagram if I Have an Android Phone?

Are you an Android user who wants to use Tailwind for Instagram on the go? We have a solution for you! Learn how here.
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Written by Kevin Lorenz
Updated over a week ago
Troubleshooting

Tailwind says that my Facebook profile must have an EDITOR or ADMIN role on the Facebook Business Page, but I am the Admin of my page!

Did you see this error when signing up for Auto Post? Find out the next steps here.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

Can I receive SMS messages from Tailwind sent to my international phone number?

See how to properly format your phone number to start receiving messages from Tailwind.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

Why am I not receiving SMS messages when it's time to post?

Not getting your messages reminding you to post? Try these steps to get to the bottom of the issue.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

Why are my posts failing?

Learn more about why posts fail and how to prevent it here.
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Written by Taylor Hall
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Does using Tailwind lower the image quality of my Instagram posts?

Find out more about how to ensure your Instagram posts look their best.
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Written by Taylor Hall
Updated over a week ago

Tailwind says my pictures are too large! How can I make them smaller so that I can upload them to Tailwind?

Learn how to compress photos using the online tool Optimizilla.
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Written by Cash Daugherty
Updated over a week ago

What do I do if I didn’t get a notification?

Missed a posting notification? Never fear! Here's what to do with posts that you missed in the Tailwind iOS App for mobile.
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Written by Kevin Lorenz
Updated over a week ago

I can't find my missing post. It disappeared!

Learn about a few reasons why your post might go missing on you.
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Written by Cash Daugherty
Updated over a week ago