How To Instagram Direct Message
To send your initial DM on Instagram, take a picture as you normally would. You can use just the same filters to "DM photos" as you could with all various other Instagram articles. When you prepare to send it straight to someone (or a team of individuals)-- tap NEXT as usual.
From the Share to menu to the top of the screen, tap DIRECT (see # 1 in screenshot below). Now faucet inside the Write a caption ... window, as well as type out your message (see # 2 in screenshot listed below).
When you're done composing your message, tap OK.
Now scroll via your listing of Instagram contacts as well as tap the circle next to their name to make sure that an eco-friendly "check mark" shows up. NOTE: you could choose more than one recipient if you intend to share a message or picture with a team of individuals.
When you prepare to send out the picture as well as message, tap SEND TO (NAME).
When they open up Instagram, they'll exist with a notification on the "mailbox" symbol as highlighted in the screenshot listed below.
After tapping that mailbox, they'll see that a new message as been sent out from you.
When they tap the message, it's presented to them in the style illustrated listed below.
From here they can react to your message.
If/when they do, you will have a notification symbol in your mailbox.
The "blue bubble" (see screenshot) shows that the photo has been talked about (as well as for how long earlier).
When you tap the 'response' in your mail box, you'll be have the ability to view their reaction, and also carry on the 'conversation' if you 'd such as.