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Can I automatically put hashtags in my first comment on Instagram?
Can I automatically put hashtags in my first comment on Instagram?

Yes, you can! Learn how to Auto Post hashtags in your first comment on Instagram with Tailwind!

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Written by Carrissa
Updated over a week ago

Looking to keep your Instagram descriptions clean and clutter-free? When you automatically publish your Instagram posts through Tailwind, you can also automatically publish your hashtags in the first comment.

Note: Publishing hashtags in the first comment is only available for posts set to Auto-Post.

Here’s how to make hashtags Auto Post in your first comment on Instagram:

1. Upload your image, craft your caption, and then type the # symbol to get predictive hashtag suggestions. Click on your desired suggested hashtags or add your frequently-used hashtags from your Saved Hashtags list

Under your caption, you’ll see a checkbox that allows you to move your hashtags from the end of your caption to the first comment on the post!

2. Check the Post hashtags in first comment box to move the hashtags from your caption to your first comment.

3. Click Schedule Post to automatically schedule your post for the best time.

Congrats! You now have your hashtags ready to Auto Post in your first comment! 🎉

Would you like to keep some conversational hashtags in the description? No worries! We’ve got you covered! 

Only the hashtags at the END of your caption will be moved to the first comment when you click the checkbox. 

To keep conversational hashtags in the description, simply make sure you have text after the hashtag you’d like to keep! 

Have more questions or need help? Contact our Customer Success Team using the question mark icon in the bottom left corner of your dashboard, or email us at [email protected].

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