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How to Add WhatsApp Icon on Instagram Profile

WhatsApp Icon in Instagram Business Profile

Many Instagram users saw a large WhatsApp icon on the Instagram profiles. When we click on it, a picture appears, and we can swipe the screen. After that, it's going right into the WhatsApp chat.

How does it work?

The option calls Instagram Stories Highlights. This is available only for business accounts. But also, we need to open for us the option to add URL in the Story. That's why our account should have minimum 10000 followers.

Steps to make WhatsApp icon on Instagram Business Profile with a link to chat.

1. You need to prepare an image for Story Post. We can use the Photoshop. The size of our image should be 1080x1920 pixels.

Graphic Design in Photoshop for Instagram Story

2. After that upload your graphic design to your phone.

3. Create a new post on Stories. We must choose our image from the image library.

4. Add URL to a new post to WhatsApp chat

For Example our link:
Here you must to change phone id to yours and without “+”

 Add URL to Instagram Story

Put URL to WhatsApp Chat from Instagram

5. Save your post in Stories and click a button Highlight.

Add Instagram Story Highlight

Video Guide

Comments 3

imran #1 30.01.2019 at 20:07 pm


Wassim #2 11.08.2019 at 02:28 am

Hey I didn’t find the URL which you which you show in the photo to add the link , can you explain where I can find URL bottom? Thanks

Vadim #3 17.08.2019 at 19:30 pm

Wassim, your Instagram account should be a business account and has a minimum of 10000 followers.

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