How to Use ‘Add Yours’ Sticker in Instagram Stories

Instagram, a popular social media platform is no longer what it was a few years ago. The platform now has many interesting features that enable users to interact more with the platform. One useful feature in Instagram is Add Your Sticker that lets users start a series of stories to engage and interact with followers. If you don’t know about this feature, here you will learn how to create and use Add Yours sticker in an Instagram story.

What is an “Add Yours” Sticker on Instagram

The “Add Yours” sticker is a feature on Instagram stories that allows users to participate in a shared experience by adding their content to a story on their profile. When you add the sticker to your story, your followers can tap on it to add their photos or videos related to the theme of your story.

For example, the Add your sticker story on Instagram can urge you to post your best candid pictures, videos, memes, or your favorite music track through the sticker.

How to Use Add Yours Sticker on Instagram Stories

Now that you know what the feature is, you might be wondering how you can use it. To create your own Add Yours sticker chain, follow the below steps:

Step 1: Open the Instagram app and swipe right from the screen to open the story creation page.

Step 2: Add a media, a layout, or a background.

Step 3: Click on the sticker icon at the top and choose the Add Yours sticker from the available ones.

Step 4: Add a call to action, like the recent photo you took, share your favorite meme song, etc. You can also use the dice at the bottom to get random suggestions for the sticker.

Step 5: Once done, click on the Done button.

Step 6: Customize the story as per your choice, then post it.

If you view a story that has an ‘Add Yours’ sticker on it and want to join the story chain, just follow the below steps:

Step 1: Click on the Add Yours sticker when you see the story.

Step 2: Now, you will have information about the chain, like who created it and all. Tap on the Add Yours button.

Step 3: Create a story by adding background or relevant media. The Add Yours sticker will be placed in the story.

Step 4: Once you are done, simply post it.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I Use ‘Add Yours’ Sticker from the Instagram Web?

No. The Add Yours sticker feature isn’t available on computers. You can only use the feature on Instagram mobile app for Android and iOS devices.

Q. How to Reply to an Add Yours Story on Instagram?

Replying to an Add Yours Instagram story is nothing but joining the chain. Simply click on the Add Yours sticker when you see the story, then tap on the Add Yours button and create your story. Finally, post the story to reply to an Add Yours story.

Q. Can I Hide Started By Label from My Created Add Yours Chain?

Yes. You can easily hide the started by credit label on the Add Yours sticker. To do so, open the story in which you have used the sticker, tap on the sticker, and click on the three-dot icon. Here, click on Hide started by credit from the available options.

Q. How Can I View Responses to Add Yours Story?

After publishing a story with the Add Yours sticker, you will get a notification whenever someone interacts and adds their own story to reply to it. To view it, just open the story, click on the stickers, and you will see profiles of people who have replied. Click on the profile icon to view their story.

So, that’s how you can use Add Yours sticker in an Instagram story. Whether you want to create your own sticker chain or join an already created chain, the steps are very simple, as we have described above.

If you have any questions related to the article, let us know in the comments below.

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Harsh Saxena

Hi! I am Harsh and I write about technology on different websites. I frequently write about these topics and cover them. I am available on Twitter at @Harsh4saxena or Email me at to send in your feedback and tips. Worked at GadgetsToUse, BrowserToUse, DailyTechByte, FreshFounder, and with many other websites as an author and researcher.

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