How to Upload Photos from Android to Instagram?

Instagram is an online mobile photo & video sharing service. Instagram was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger and launched in October 2010. It was acquired by Facebook in April 2012. It allows you to take photos & videos, apply digital filters to them and share them on a variety of social networking services like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr & Flickr. You can connect your Instagram account to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Flickr. Instagram gives you a web profile featuring a selection of recently shared photographs, biographical information and other personal details. Uploading photos to Instagram from your Android phone is easy. In just few steps you can easily save & backup photos to Instagram.

There are 2 ways to Upload Photos from Android to Instagram:


A) Upload Photos from Android phone to Instagram via share button on your phone:


  1. Go to http://instagram.com/ & sign in to your account. If you don't have an account, then create one.
  2. Download "Instagram App" on your Android phone from the Play store & launch it.
  3. Open the Photo Gallery on your Android phone.
  4. Select the photos which you want to upload.
  5. Tap "Share" button located at top right corner on the screen.
  6. Select "Instagram" option.
  7. Crop your photo & tap "Right arrow" button located at top right corner on the screen.
  8. Apply digital filters & tap "Right arrow" button.
  9. A "Share to" window opens up.
  10. Add a description & tap "Check mark" button located at top right corner on the screen.
  11. All your photos will now be uploaded to Instagram.

B) Upload Photos from Android phone to Instagram via Instagram app.


  1. Go to http://instagram.com/ & sign in to your account. If you don't have an account, then create one.
  2. Download "Instagram App" on your Android phone from the Play store & launch it.
  3. Open "Instagram app" on your Android phone.
  4. Tap 'Camera' icon located at the bottom on the screen.
  5. Click the photo & add effects to the photo.
  6. Tap "Next" button.
  7. Add description & tap "Check mark" button located at top right corner on the screen.
  8. All your photos will now be uploaded to Instagram.
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