How To Send Direct Message On Instagram
To send your first DM on Instagram, take a photo as you generally would. You can apply just the same filters to "DM photos" as you can with all other Instagram articles. When you prepare to send it straight to somebody (or a group of people)-- tap NEXT as usual.
From the Share to food selection towards the top of the display, tap DIRECT (see # 1 in screenshot below). Now tap inside the Write a caption ... window, and also type out your message (see # 2 in screenshot below).
When you're done composing your message, faucet OK.
Now scroll via your checklist of Instagram calls and also touch the circle alongside their name to make sure that an eco-friendly "check mark" shows up. KEEP IN MIND: you can pick more than one recipient if you want to share a message or photo with a team of individuals.
When you prepare to send the picture and also message, faucet SEND TO (NAME).
When they open up Instagram, they'll be presented with a notice on the "mailbox" icon as shown in the screenshot below.
Upon tapping that mail box, they'll see that a new message as been sent from you.
When they tap the message, it's presented to them in the format highlighted below.
From here they can react to your message.
If/when they do, you will have a notification symbol in your mail box.
The "blue bubble" (see screenshot) illustrates that the picture has been talked about (and for how long earlier).
When you tap the 'response' in your mailbox, you'll be be able to see their reaction, and continue the 'conversation' if you 'd such as.