Among the other features of Instagram like Instagram posts, reels, and Instagram stories, the Instagram messaging feature is also one of the superb features to share your thoughts. You can share your message or links both individually or in a group through this feature. To message an individual privately just go to their profile and message it, but what about sharing your message with a group of people at the same time. To do so you need to create a group chat on Instagram. In this article, I will guide you step by step on how to make a group chat on Instagram.
How to make a group chat on Instagram –
Before you make a group chat on Instagram, you need to keep in mind some things, such as – You can create an Instagram group chat for both Instagram personal and business accounts. Instagram group chat limit in a personal account is only 32 people, but it is not specified on Instagram’s official website, that how many people can be added to a business account.
You can create IG group chat from both mobile and PC. First I will show you from a mobile device, then I will create a group from a PC device.
How to create a group on Instagram from mobile –
Step 1 – Login to your Instagram account, then you will see a ‘Messenger’ symbol at the top right corner. Click it.
Step 2 – Then a message screen will appear, click the ‘+’ icon at the top right corner.
Step 3 – A ‘New message’ screen will appear, here you can see your followers or following people. If you want to add other people, then you can add it by searching their Insta handle on ‘Search Box’.
Step 4 – Select the people that you want to add and click ‘Chat’ which is available in the top right corner.
Step 5 – Immediately your Instagram group chat will be created. From here you can type your message and send it to your group.
Step 6 – You can also change your profile picture and give a group name. For that, you need to first send a message to enable this feature. To give a group name you need to click the ‘See group members’ option as shown in the below picture.
Step 7 – A new screen will appear which is the ‘details page’, from here you can give a group name and also change the group profile picture. Also, you can change your group theme.
How to create group on Instagram from a PC –
Step 1 – Open your browser and go to Instagram.com and log in to your account and also click the ‘messenger’ feature.
Step 2 – A window will open, and you will be able to see a pencil icon on the left-hand side as shown in the picture. Click it.
Step 3 – A screen will pop up, here you can add people that you want to your group. then click ‘Next’.
Step 4 – After clicking the ‘Next’ button your Instagram group will be created. From here you can rename your group and add additional people if you wish.
How to add more people to group chat –
Suppose you forgot to add someone in your group when you created it but now you want to add the individual. But how can you do that? Let me guide you step by step –
Step 1 – First open your ‘Messenger’ option.
Step 2 – Then you will see groups that you have already created, click the specific group that you want to add the individual.
Step 3 – Click the ‘See Group Members’, and you’ll be directed to the group default page.
Step 4 – On the default page, you’ll see a ‘Member’ option after scrolling down the screen a little bit. Click the ‘+ Add people’.
Step 5 – After clicking the ‘Add people’ option, a new screen will appear; from here you can add more people to the IG group chat.
How to remove people from Instagram group chat –
Suppose someone you have added earlier to your group is spamming your group chat. So you want to remove this person, but how you will do it? Let me guide you step by step –
Step 1 – Go to the specific group and click ‘See Group Members’.
Step 2 – Scroll down the details place. You will see the members of the group, then search for the specific individual that you want to remove. You will see three vertical dots near the member. Click it.
Step 3 – A popup will appear with lots of options. Click the ‘Remove user’ option. After doing that, the member will be removed from the group.
How to become admin on Instagram group chat –
If you created an Instagram group then as default you’re an admin of that group. But if you want to make admin someone else also, then go to the specific group; and open the default page where you can see all members. Find the person that you want to make admin, you will see three vertical dots near the member. Click it. A screen will appear with lots of other options, click the ‘Make admin’ option.
How to make a poll in Instagram group chat –
Suppose you have found it difficult to choose one thing from the multiple options. Then you have decided to ask your Instagram group member to vote for it, for this voting purposes, Instagram enables a user to use the ‘Poll’ feature. By which a user can create a poll to vote. But as a creator how do you create it? Let me guide you step by step –
Step 1 – First open your IG group, you will see a sticker option at the right bottom corner. Click it.
Step 2 – You will see the ‘Poll’ sticker as shown in the below picture. Click it.
Step 3 – A screen will appear, where you need to put your question and options. After that click the ‘create poll’ option.
Step 4 – By doing this your poll will be created. As a creator, you can also vote on this and also you can add additional options in this poll.
You can use the Instagram group chat feature to uplift your business. You can sell products, bring traffic to your website, coach, and market research by creating such groups. I hope, I have guided you step by step process of creating an Instagram group chat. If you have any doubts about your query which is about how to make a group chat on Instagram then please free to comment down below.