Why can’t you pin your own comment on Instagram?

Unlike YouTube, you cannot pin your own comment on an Instagram post made by you. Instagram only allows you to pin other people’s comments so that they always stay at the top of the comment thread on your posts. … Unfortunately, there is nothing you can do about the inability to pin your own Instagram comment.

Can you pin your own IG comment?

You cannot pin your own comment on a thread — remember to be strategic in the comments you choose to pin! You can pin up to three comments — choose wisely (or simply un-pin and re-pin a different comment) If you pin a person’s comment, they will get a notification — similar to a tag or mention.

How do you pin a comment on someone else’s Instagram?

How to Pin a Comment on Instagram Live

  1. Launch the Instagram app on your smartphone.
  2. Log into your account.
  3. Select your profile picture from the top left-hand of the screen.
  4. Start a live video by pressing the “Live” button.
  5. Tap a comment you want to pin or add a new comment and tap on it.
  6. Tap on the “Pin Comment” option.

Does Instagram notify when you unpin a comment?

You can pin and unpin a comment as many times as you want. But you should know that each user receives a notification when their comment is pinned (not when their comment is unpinned.)

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Who can pin comments on Instagram live?

A Page admin can pin a comment during a live broadcast. Only one comment can be pinned at a time, but there is no limit to how many times any comment can be swapped in and out.

How do you pin a comment?

To use the pinned comments feature, users can simply swipe on a comment they want to pin, from right to left. On doing so, new options will pop up asking them if they want to reply, report or delete the comment.

How do you know if someone pinned your comment on Instagram?

You can pin up to three comments to the top of your post at a time, all of which will appear right underneath your photo with a “Pinned” label underneath it. If you try to pin more than three, you’ll receive a notification reminding you of the limit.