How to Like A Story On Instagram [2022]

If you have been using Instagram for a while, you might be looking for a feature that would allow you to like Instagram stories. You can now like the stories of other users on Instagram and also view the likes on your stories.

Instagram has been adding new features to make it more interesting and user-friendly for users. The Story Like feature is one such feature that excites me along with other Instagram users.

This feature has been added to Instagram recently and you would need to update your Instagram to the latest version to like stories on Instagram.

Instagram Story Likes works similar to that of the other likes on posts and reels and it is a great way of interacting with the stories of the users we are following.

If you are eager to know how you can like Stories on Instagram, here is how you can do it.

How to Like an Instagram Story (Tutorial)

You need to follow the steps mentioned below to like the stories on Instagram. Before proceeding make sure you’ve updated your Instagram application to the latest version.

Step 1: Open the stories of the users on Instagram.

Step 2: If you want to like a story, Tap on the Heart Icon on the bottom as shown below.

How to Like an Instagram Story (Tutorial)

With this, you’re able to like the story of the user, it was simple and easy right.

How to Unlike Stories On Instagram

If you’ve mistakenly liked a story of someone and you now want to undo your like, then you can do it easily by tapping on the heart icon back again.

The great thing about Instagram likes is that a user is not notified of the likes unless he views them by themself. Hence, the user would not be able to know that you’ve liked and unliked again.

Why is Instagram Story Like Feature Not Available?

If you are not able to like stories on Instagram, you need not worry. Here are the reasons and the solution for the same.

You might be using the older version of the Instagram application. Make sure that your Instagram application is updated to the latest version.

If you are still not able to enjoy the Instagram Story Like Feature, then the other reason may be as stated below.

The Instagram Story Like Feature has been rolled out recently and may not be available in all the regions. Hence, if you are not able to get the Instagram Story Like option, then probably the feature is not available in your region. But, you need not worry as this feature would soon be made available in all the regions.

How to See Your Instagram Story Likes

The Likes of Instagram Stories unlike the posts and reels won’t be notified in the Likes section.

If you want to know who has liked your Instagram Story, then you need to open your Instagram Story and Tap on Activity (Seen By). A heart icon would be visible in the profile icon of the user if he or she has liked your story.

How to See Your Instagram Story Likes

The likes on Stories of Instagram are private and no one except you would be able to view them and the number of likes is not shown. If you wish to know, you’ve to count them manually.

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