How To Use Instagram Direct Message
To send your very first DM on Instagram, take a photo as you normally would. You can apply just the same filters to "DM photos" as you could with all other Instagram blog posts. When you prepare to send it directly to somebody (or a team of people)-- tap NEXT as usual.
From the Share to menu towards the top of the display, tap DIRECT (see # 1 in screenshot listed below). Now tap inside the Write a caption ... window, as well as type out your message (see # 2 in screenshot below).
When you're done composing your message, tap OK.
Currently scroll through your checklist of Instagram get in touches with and also tap the circle alongside their name to ensure that a green "check mark" shows up. KEEP IN MIND: you could choose more than one recipient if you intend to share a message or image with a team of people.
When you prepare to send out the image and also message, tap SEND TO (NAME).
When they open Instagram, they'll exist with a notification on the "mailbox" icon as illustrated in the screenshot below.
After tapping that mail box, they'll see that a brand-new message as been sent from you.
When they tap the message, it exists to them in the style highlighted below.
From here they could reply to your message.
If/when they do, you will have a notification icon in your mailbox.
The "blue bubble" (see screenshot) illustrates that the picture has been discussed (and how much time ago).
When you tap the 'response' in your mailbox, you'll be have the ability to view their response, and carry on the 'conversation' if you would certainly such as.