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All you should know about Instagram clipboard in 2021

By Sara
April 10, 2021 6:17 am

Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms for sharing posts, stories, videos, and texts these days. If you are using Instagram and sharing posts there, you probably are looking for a way to copy text from the web and other networks for your captions. In this article, we’ll show you how to copy and paste texts easily with the clipboard on Instagram. 

If you are looking for an easy way to repost content on Instagram, try AiGrow for free today.

What is an Instagram clipboard?

Instagram allows you to share links and texts from other platforms. Instagram clipboard is a database of your recently copied texts that allows you to paste it on your captions and Stories; You can find the clipboard on Instagram in two places; Posts and Stories. In the following, we’ll show you how to use each one.

Where is the clipboard on Instagram Stories?

Finding the clipboard on Instagram stories is really simple; just follow these steps:

  • Copy the post Url, website URL, or any text you want on your phone.
  • Open Instagram stories.
  • Capture a photo or scroll up and choose one from your gallery.
  • Tab the Aa button on top of your screen.
  • Now you can see the text on your clipboard.
  • Paste it and share your Story.

Where is the clipboard on Instagram posts?

You can use the Instagram clipboard to copy and paste a caption, share links on your posts’ captions, etc. Here is how to access the clipboard on Instagram posts: 

  • Log into your Instagram account and tap the + icon to share a post.
  • Choose a picture from your gallery and tap next.
  • Edit your picture with different tools and filters and tap next.
  • In the Write a caption box, tap and hold your finger.
  • Now you can see the clipboard and paste the text.

Repost content using clipboard on Instagram

Whenever you want to share content on your page but don’t have enough time to create your own, you can repost from other users with their permission. You can do it using the clipboard on Instagram; Here is how:

  • Find the post you want and tap the three=dot icon at the top right of the post.
  • Select Copy Link.
  • Now the link is copied to your clipboard. To download the post with the best quality, you need to use an Instagram post downloader. Then copy the link there and download the post.
  • After downloading the post, you can share it normally but, don’t forget to tag the owner. Also, use the original caption next to yours, so you are giving the owner credit.

A better way to Repost content on Instagram

Instead of copying a post URL to your clipboard on Instagram, downloading it with a third-party app, and re-sharing it, you can use AiGrow to Repost from other users as easy as pie. AiGrow is an Instagram management and growth tool with different features, including a repost tool. Here is step by step how to repost content using AiGrow:

  • First, signup on AiGrow’s website for free using your email address and log into your account.
  • Select Add Instagram account and use your Instagram login information to link your accounts.
  • Click Manage Account to start using different features.
  • Open the Post&Scheduling tab and Click the Repost button. You can share other users’ feed posts and stories.
  • To repost on your feed, choose Feed.
  • In the opened window, you can find your intended content by searching Hashtags, Locations, Usernames, or URLs.
  • After choosing the post, click the Repost button below it.
  • In the opened window, you can add your caption under the original one, add hashtags, tag users, etc.
  • When you are done with details, you can schedule the post or share it immediately.

Read more: How to repost on Instagram on the desktop in 2021?

The best part is that this feature is entirely free and you can use it any time you want just with simple signup.


Have you ever wanted to copy a text and share it in your captions and stories? The easiest way to do it is by using the clipboard on Instagram. This article showed you step by step how to find this feature and use it to repost content from other users. Also, we introduced you to AiGrow for reposting and growing your Instagram page quickly. 

This post was last modified on April 10, 2021 6:17 am