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Instagram lets you post up to 10 photos or videos as one swipeable carousel

You no longer need to choose the single best photo or video from an experience or story

You can now share up to 10 photos and videos in one post on Instagram. With this update, you no longer have to choose the single best photo or video from an experience you want to remember.

When uploading to your feed, you’ll see a new icon to select multiple photos and videos.

It’s easy to control exactly how your post will look. You can tap and hold to change the order, apply a filter to everything at once or edit one by one. These posts have a single caption and are square-only for now.

In the Feed, you'll see the first photo or video from your post with a row of dots below it. People can swipe to see the rest of the photos or videos you've shared. On your profile, you’ll see the first photo or video from your post with  in the top right. From your profile, you can tap the post, then swipe to view the rest of the photos and videos you've shared.

On a profile grid, you’ll notice the first photo or video of a post has a little icon, which means there’s more to see. And in feed, you’ll see blue dots at the bottom of these posts to let you know you can swipe to see more. You can like and comment on them just like a regular post.

People can like and comment on your post just like a regular post. Comments and likes appear on the entire post, rather than on the individual photos and videos that are part of your post.

After you've shared a post with multiple photos and videos, you can edit the edit the caption or location.  While you're not able to reorder, edit or delete parts of the posts you've shared, you can delete the post.

Keep in mind that posts containing multiple videos may take longer to upload. If your post contains multiple videos, make sure you're connected to a reliable network.

You could use the new feature to share your best selling meals, different areas in your venue or to create a step-by-step cocktail recipe that people can always find on your profile.

Kym Bolger