Instagram surged to the headlines yesterday during #BlackoutTuesday when millions of people posted black squares in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. The process sought to continue to light the spark of activism through the international community, and as other people take up the cause via the internet and their phones, they may need direction on how to do so.
How to add a link to an Instagram stories
Instagram stories operate almost as disposable posts which pass with a flicker, giving people limited time to view content.
While short-lived, they allow people to share a series of posts, which collect useful links.
Thankfully for those just getting to grips with the platform, adding a link to a story is a simple process.
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Activists have urged people to use their accounts to share useful resources and websites.
Giving protesters a platform by forwarding on their content, adding links to other websites such as donation or campaign pages.
The Black Visions Collective, Emergency Release Fund and National Police Accountability Project number a few of the scores of dedicated websites vital to the cause.
People can also follow accounts from black activists and artists and ensure they spread their work on.