It’s wonderful to think that there are so many free tools available to help you grow your Instagram following.
Here’s a round up of over 30 free Instagram tools that can help you with your Instagram marketing, everything from creating amazing Instagram posts and stories to finding the best hashtags, to planning your Instagram schedule, to analyzing your Instagram performance.
Note: Some of the tools mentioned below have limited features on their free plan and offer more features in their paid plans.
1. Photo Editor by Aviary
Photo Editor by Aviary is one of the most comprehensive and highly recommended photo editing apps. With the app, you can enhance a photo with a single tap, add effects and stickers, draw, add text, and more.
There are over one-thousand free photo effects, stickers, and frames in the app but more are available for purchase if you’d like to expand your library. Photo Editor by Aviary is available on Android, iOS, and Windows, which means you can most likely use it regardless of which smartphone you’re using.
With PicFlow, you can easily create 15-second video slideshows for Instagram in three quick steps:
- Select your photos
- Select a music
- Set the timing of each photo by tapping
If you would like to make longer videos, remove the (tiny) watermark, or unlock more transitions between photos, you can purchase them from within the app for less than $3. Pic Flow is available on Android and iOS.
Canva is one of our favorite free design tools for creating images for social media, blog posts, and more.
The team at Canva has created many amazing Instagram stories templatesthat you can customize. The templates come in the ideal dimensions so you can focus on the design and not worry about getting the aspect ratio and size right.
Just pick a template and change the text, images, and background to your liking.