How to Make Polls on Instagram and Share on Stories

The Instagram story offers lots of options and it’s a unique feature also. Here you can share videos, videos, create polls, quizzes, and a lot more. It is a very successful feature and other social media platforms also introduce similar options. Because people like the story feature and used to share the interesting story in it. But here we only focus on the poll on the Instagram story and share easily.

How to Create Instagram Polls and Share

From the beginning, Instagram provides the option of this poll but with very few limitations. Mainly you get only a few responses but now it releases an update and extends this poll’s responses. With this upgrade, Meta brings more new features along with polls on group chat and a lot more.

So, if you don’t use this story feature on Instagram and you want to know how to make polls and share on Stories then you are most welcome. Here we only talk about the polls creation process and share step-by-step. So, if you are really interested to know the easy ways to make the Polls with new features then let’s dive in.

Make Polls on Instagram Stories in Application

If you use a smartphone such as Android or iOS then you may use the Instagram application as well. So, you can easily create and share polls on Instagram stories in the application. Here are the steps.

Step 1: You need to open the application and then swipe right to open the camera. Then you need to take a photo and click on the top Sticker icon. Then scroll down a little and choose a Poll option. Then you can create the poll by giving some necessary text content.

Make Polls on Instagram

Step 2: Previously you only can use two responses but now you are able to use more than two with ease. Once you successfully create the poll, then click on the Done button.

Step 3: Then you are able to share your created poll on your Story to get the votes from your friends and followers.

Share Polls in Instagram Stories and Group Chat

Easily Create Poll on Instagram DM [Android or iOS] Application

As we already mentioned in the latest update, Instagram allows you to create and share polls on group chats. So, if you want to share your important polls on DMs then you can do it easily. Only you need to go through simple steps. Here we give you the complete guide to sharing your polls in DMs. Let’s take a close look.

Step 1: You have to open a group chat on your account and tap on the sticker icon in Chatbox. Then you get various options but you need to choose the “Poll” option to create in DM.

Step 2: When you click on the Poll icon, you get all the text boxes to put all information and options. After giving all the texts, you need to tap on Create Poll button.

Step 3: Then the poll is created and it is ready to publish. So, you can share it on the group and anyone on the group can tap on Vote to give their vote as well.

Step 4: If you want to vote on the poll then you can do it easily. You can choose your preferred option and click on Submit button.

Step 5: You can view all the votes of respondents and you can easily view all the users who voted on the particular poll.

Some Interesting Poll Ideas

Undoubtedly Instagram’s story is a very engaging and interesting feature and the poll is one of them. So, you need to use the polls in a creative way and share the story and DM. In this way, you can reengage your audience. So, you can be asked about the favorite food, color, travel place, season, etc. Also, you can research the market for your business purpose.


Today we try to provide a guide to creating Instagram polls in story and group chats as well. Also, you going to learn how you can use it in a creative way. So, I hope you like this little information on this post. If you really like then kindly share it with your friends.

If you have any questions related to this topic then comment on us. Also, let us know which types of stories you post mostly. It is photos or quizzes. Let me know with a sweet comment down below. Lastly, thanks for coming and reading the post.

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