wikiHow is a wiki, which means that many articles are written by several authors. To create this article, volunteer authors participated in the editing and improvement. Are you new to Instagram and do not know how to use hashtags? This article is pile-hair what you need. Steps 1 Find the word to associate with your image. Keep in mind that tags are search terms that users use to find images. When for example, someone wants to see nails, he will look for the hashtag # nails and there all the images that have the same hashtag will appear from the most recent to the oldest. The goal is to have tags relevant to each of your images. If for example you post on Instagram a photo of you and your friends at prom, you can use tags such as: #bal #friends #dresses #shoes #formal # high school #outdoor # party Remember, you can not tag an image with more than 30 hashtags. 2 Go to the caption section of your image. Enter each word by preceding it with a sharp sign. To tag the word “beach” for example, you will need to enter “# beach”. 3 Publish your image! Your image will now appear whenever someone searches for one of the words tagged on the image. Tips Many people find it annoying to tag an image with a multitude of words. Although this number varies from one person to another, it is estimated that a number between 5 and 10 is quite reasonable. Details of the article wikiHow is a wiki, which means that many articles are written by several authors. To create this article, volunteer authors participated in the editing and improvement. Categories: Instagram Other languages: Italiano: Usare gli Hashtag on Instagram, Português: Usar Hashtag on Instagram, Español: utilizar hashtags on Instagram, Deutsch: Instagram Instagram, 中文: 在 Instagram 上 创建 标签, Русский: поставить хэштаг на Instagram , Bahasa Indonesia: Menggunakan Tagar di Instagram, Nederlands: Hashtag gebruiken op Instagram, Čeština: Jak používat Hashtagy na Instagramu Print This page has been accessed 58 876 times. Was this article helpful?