How to Create Instagram Highlight Cover + Free 20 Icons and Covers

Instagram Highlight Cover for Story Instagram

Since I have create my instagram highlight covers in the profile, I want to share “How I made that Cover” to this blog. Unlike the previous posts that tell a lot about my daily life, this time I write something more useful, that is how to create instagram highlight cover. Hopefully you guys like.

Another stories, in the past when I want to design something, I always used Corel Draw or Photoshop. But now, I’ve got a way to change it, that is with Canva as the solution. For your information, Canva is a website and application for those of you who want to create a design for many things related to graphic design including creating this instagram highlight cover design. Canva gives a lot of great templates to use for free! Even beginner will understand the tool!

What is Instagram Highlight Cover?

Instagram highlight cover is a cover of an icon image with a 1080px x 1920px background used for the purpose of your story on Instagram.

This instagram highlight cover will be loaded on instagram profile or bio where you made the first impression to people visiting your instagram. This instagram highlight cover is very important because in this way, your instagram account will look more professional so it is very easy to get new followers.

Read : How to Create an Interesting Instagram Feed, Connected & Can be Used for Sales

So, how do I create one?

How to Create Instagram Highlight Cover with Canva

First of all you have to access CANVA website on your PC or it can also be downloaded in the App Store or Play store. But I suggest you to make it through the website on the PC so that it can be more satisfied.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

Once the text appears, type “Instagram Story” into the search field until then, come up with instagram story template. Please select one and start editing.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

Choosing an Instagram Story Template

When the template is selected, you’ll be instantly redirected to a new page to start editing. Please remove any unnecessary elements you need. For my own Instagram highlight cover, I used the background provided by Canva.

Go to the Background menu and select the background.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

Then change its background color.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

Then type “Circle” in the search field in the Search menu. And select the available circle image and change its color.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

After that, look for the icon in the search field in the Search menu. Select the icon and change its color.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

Then, copy the page created by clicking the icon circled in red below to add the next page.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

Next, you can copy sheets as much as possible. And in the second page and so on, icon Spoon, please replace with another icon desired e.g. plane, make up, movie, etc according to your needs. If you already feel the cover highlight instagram enough, please click the download button on the top right so the cover can be used immediately.

Inspiring Cover Highlight Story Instagram for You

In addition, you can looking for other inspiration/ references so that your cover story looks better. Here are examples of cover stories that I get from the internet, which I think is cool for you to inspire.

How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover
How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover
How to create an easy and engaging Instagram Story Cover

I hope we can be creative to create instagram highligh cover. Feel free to experiment guys, because you can be a creative person.

Have a Premium Instagram Highlight Cover

O yes, before you read again, I have a digital product cover highlight instagram that I design. Its icon is antimainstream. Well certainly it is very different, because this highlight cover I make with a wholeheartedly and really elegant. Imagine, I have 120 icons!

The first 20 people to buy will be discounted. When through 20 people make a deal, the price will return to normal. While discounting, just buy premium cover for your instagram!

UPDATE : SALES FOR PREMIUM INSTAGRAM HIGHLIGHT COVER, I’VE CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR ENTHUSIASTIC DURING THIS TIME. THANK YOU.

How to Install Instagram Highlight Cover

Before downloading the cover, I also want to tell you how to install instagram highlight cover. I would love to tell you with these following steps:

Step 1 – Go to Instagram Profile

Please log in to your Instagram profile as usual, and select the highlights you want your cover to be under the Instagram bio. (Picture instruction is below)

Step 2 – Create an Instagram Highlight (optional)

If you don’t have any highlights yet, you can first add a new highlight by clicking the plus (+) icon, right under your bio then tick the story you want to highlight and click “Next” in the upper right corner.

Please enter the highlight’s name, it is up to you. Suppose you want to highlight “Food”, just type “Food” then click the text “Add” in the top right. (Picture instruction is below)

Step 3 – Insert Cover on Instagram Highlights

Long click the highlight you want to give cover. Then select “Edit Highlight” and then “Edit Cover”. Click the black and white image (to go to the image/ photo gallery), then select the cover image that has been save on your phone. Please adjust the size by zooming in and out. Then, click “Done” in the upper right. (Picture instruction is below)

Download 20 Instagram Highlight Covers

Well, we arrived in the part that you definitely look forward to, that is a free cover highlight! I’m very happy with the free stuff.

By the way, because this page is the most searched page on this website, then I want to say thank you, I want to give you for free the icons that you can use for your instagram.

You can download 20 instagram highlight covers like the picture above by visiting this page. Do not hesitate, if you need to get another input or anything, you can comment below.

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