Sharing WhatsApp audio directly to Instagram Stories is not a native feature of the social network. Although the two belong to Facebook, the company has not yet made this type of integration between apps.
While the company doesn't officially lana the feature, there is a trick that lets you post the conversation on Instagram. The tip is for both Android and iOS devices.
However, before posting, keep in mind that unauthorized sharing of content by one of the parties involved may be a crime. Therefore, do not post if other members of the conversation allow.
Here's how to share WhatsApp audio on Instagram Stories.
How to share WhatsApp audio on Instagram Stories on Android
To make WhatsApp audio a publicly available Stories file, you need to take a video screenshot. For Android devices, you need to download an app for this.
There are several screen recorder options available on the Google Play Store, but for this tutorial we opted for AZ Screen Recorder.
1. Download the AZ Screen Recorder app;
2. When you first open it, you need to allow the program to override other apps to take screenshots. So, go into Go to allow this;
3 Now activate the key referring to option Allow overlap with other apps;
4 Finally, open WhatsApp and access the chat window containing the audio you want to share;
5 Tap the orange camera symbol on the left side of the screen;
6 Tap the red camera icon to start recording;
7 Wait for the 3 second countdown to finish and d play on audio;
8 Finally, drag the top of the screen down. The option to pause, stop and make notes on the recording screen will be displayed. V in the square to pause;
9 Then you can choose to edit the content on a magic wand icon, share or simply close. We opted for editing since the moment the closed video appears in the recording;
10 To remove the end of the video, simply drag the bar from right to left, to where you want it to go;
11 To find out if it is correct, tap the play icon;
12 If everything is ok, go to Cut video;
13 Wait for the app to finish the process and then in the title bar Video have been saved, want to share?, touch More Apps;
14 Among the items that come up, choose to Stories;
15 The capture aimed to be published in Instagram stories. If you wish, make any editions you deem necessary, such as including filters, stickers, or notes. To finally post the content, go to Your story.
How to share WhatsApp audio on Instagram Stories on iPhone
IPhone with iOS 11 or later has a native screen recording tool. Therefore, it is not necessary to download any third party application to perform the following step by step.
1. If you do not already have the screen recorder added, you need to add it. To do this, follow the path: Settings Control Center Customize Controls;
2. Then search for the app Screen Recording and tap on the cone + that appears next to it;
3 Now open WhatsApp and access the audio chat window you want to share in your Stories;
4 Then drag your finger from the bottom to the top of the screen to access Control Center;
5 Tap the screen recording app icon (represented by a red circle) for a few seconds;
6 For audio to also be picked up, activate the microphone;
7 Comes Start recording and wait for the 3 second countdown;
8 D play on the audio you want to share;
9 When you are done, tap the red status bar at the top of the screen, then go to Stop;
10 Now open Instagram and tap the camera icon on the left of the screen to access the Stories function;
11 Drag your finger from top to bottom and tap last 24 hours;
12 Select the video folder and tap on the screenshot made in WhatsApp;
13 If you wish, make any editions you deem necessary, such as including filters, stickers, or notes. To finally post the content, go to Your Stores.
Music Sharing in Stories
Did you know that aside from photos and videos, Instagram lets you share snippets of music as a kind of soundtrack to your Stories?
To do this, simply access the Stories through a camera icon in the upper left corner of the app's home screen.
Then scroll the menu from the bottom of the screen from left to right and tap on the option. Music. In the tab Popular The biggest hits of the moment are listed.
J in Spirit State, are the songs classified according to the weather, as High mood, Romantic or mild. Finally, in Genres, the tracks are divided by musical styles such as classical, reggae, pop, rock, among others.
If you already know which pipe to include, go to Search music and enter your title or artist name. When displayed, tap the play icon to listen or over the name of the song to include it in the story.
The app also lets you include visual effects filters and select another piece of music if you don't want to use the preselected one. Just tap the icon of a circle with three stripes inside.
If your goal is to gain more followers, check out our tips for making Instagram Stories a lot more attractive.