After stories, Instagram has introduced Highlights. Nothing fancy, just our stories that are permanently glued to our profiles, forever! Unless you go the extra mile to delete them. Highlights appear right below our bio in cute little circles that are, in fact, folders. And you can now download Instagram highlights too!
Wish to save your favorite stories for unlimited views anytime and every time? Want people to see your beauty or talent even before they approach you? Make use of Instagram Highlights to make your profile visually appealing and introduce yourself or your brand. Take this chance to attract followers by showcasing your best features. Use IG Highlights as bait and go for the kill. Not literally, of course.
Are you learning new recipes? Follow and download Instagram highlights of your favorite chefs to master their skills.
StorySaver is a free online website to grant your wish to save as many IG Highlights from any account. It is the bread to your butter. Lets you download Instagram highlights and save them on your PC or phone. Making it possible to re-live the memories you cherish. And yeah, you can now secretly save Gym Highlights of your crush and drool. Don't be shy; it's not a crime.
Believe it or not, StorySaver only takes a few precious seconds of your life. It downloads Instagram Highlights anonymously so you can stop worrying about people discovering about your crush. Excited yet? Besides, it doesn't even require any boring registrations or costly purchasing.
How to save Instagram Highlights? Dive in and follow these three easy steps:
1. Open StorySaver and the Instagram account from which you want to save the Highlights. Copy the username.
2. Paste the username into the dialogue box on StorySaver.
3. Select the current story or the specific Highlight/s you are crushing over.
4. Click 'Save As', and the video/photo will be downloaded to your phone/PC. As easy as that.
Method 2: Download Instagram Highlights Using Stories Archive
Stories Archive is a library of all the stories ever uploaded. However, the stories disappear after 24-hours, but not without a trace. They can still be accessed from the 'Stories Archive.' However, don't forget to activate this option to save all published stories automatically. Download Instagram Highlights from 'Stories Archive' and take a free trip down memory lane.
Stories Archive is a rich library full of the oldest to latest stories. It is convenient and quick but especially for mobile users. Grab your phone and save Instagram highlights in 4 simple steps. Don't believe it? Scroll further and see for yourself.
1. Open Instagram and open a profile. Tap the Archive icon on the profile page.
2. The Archive library will pop open. Finding a specific story can be like looking for a needle in the haystack. But luckily, the stories are arranged date-wise.
3. Click the story you wish to save and tap the three dots in the bottom left corner.
4. Then click on 'Save photo/video' to download it on your phone instantly.
Bonus Tip 1: How to Create an Instagram Highlight
If you haven't created an Instagram Highlight yet, hop on and make one. There are two easy ways to pin your favorite story to your profile:
Current story- To add your latest story
Click the story currently uploaded, tap 'Highlight.'
Click on the plus sign to make a new Highlight and select a catchy name to compel followers into opening the Highlights.
Once you tap 'Add,' the story will be pinned to your profile as a Highlight.
Archive Stories- If you wish to add an older story to your Highlights
Go to your profile, and under 'Story Highlights' tap the plus icon.
Choose a story/stories to create a highlight and click 'Next.'
Enter Highlight name and 'Edit Cover' by choosing a story.
Tap 'Done', and add your own Instagram highlight.
Bonus Tip 2: Best Instagram Video Editor — Wondershare Filmora
What is the best way to attract an audience on Instagram? Make unique videos! Let me introduce you to Wondershare Filmora. Now you can create stunning Instagram videos in a snap. The user-friendly interface and professional editing tools will help you craft videos with advanced editing tools. Your creativity plus the limitless editing options in Filmora are bound to stop Instagrammers in their tracks to watch your video. You can even add animated titles that grip viewers' attention even without the audio on.
Split-screen: This allows you to split your screen and make videos like game intros and more.
Motion Tracking: Track moving objects in your video and add different elements to it.
Time-lapse, slow-motion, and the reverse effect
Audio enhancement with noise reduction and voiceover addition
Blur certain parts or trim, flip, or rotate the video.
Add animated texts or subtitles.
Color Match - Match the color of selected clips to another clip.
Audio Ducking - Fade your background music quickly to make your dialogue stands out.
Keyframing - Customize your animations.
New Features Supported with Filmora V11!
Effects Plugins: Use NewBlue FX and Boris FX to add stunning effects to your videos.
Speed Ramping: Change video speed to make the video more breathtaking.
Growing effects store to make video editing easier for you.
Built-in stock media lets you choose from resources from Pixabay, Unsplash, and Giphy.
Wondershare Drive: Upload your videos/projects to Wondershare Drive and download it anywhere, anytime.
Windows 7/Windows 8.1/Windows 10/Windows 11
Intel i5 or higher, 2GHz
4 GB RAM
Hard disk space 10GB minimum
In conclusion, we discussed everything there is to know about Instagram Highlights. Now you know how to download Instagram Highlights and watch anything and everything anyone uploaded as a Highlight. And that too anonymously. Exciting, right?
Create and edit videos through Wondershare Filmora and add to Highlights. You're a pro by now. Use that wisely to build your fan-following and take over the world or at least your city, for starters. Instagrammers, are you ready to rock!?
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Go on, craft, or download Instagram highlights and enjoy. Good luck, Instagrammers!
Shanoon Cox is a writer and a lover of all things video.
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