Instagram: Here’s How to Edit a Story Highlight

You have the option to add or remove content

Instagram recently added Stories to its Archive feature, allowing users to save their Stories posts within the application after they’ve expired from public view and to share these posts in Highlights on their profiles. Our guide will show you how to add or remove content to/from a Highlight once it’s been created.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram iOS app.

Step 1: Tap your profile picture in the bottom-right corner of the screen.

Step 2: Tap and hold on the Highlight you wish to edit until a menu appears near the bottom of the screen.

Step 3: Tap “Edit Highlight” on this menu.

Step 4: If you want to remove a post from the Highlight, simply tap on it to remove it. If you want to add a new post to the Highlight, tap “Archive.” Note: You can also change the Highlight’s cover photo and/or name on this screen.

Step 5 (optional): If you tapped “Archive,” you can add new posts to the Highlight by tapping on them. Note: You can also remove posts from the Highlight by tapping on them on this screen.

Step 6: Tap “Done” to save your changes.