If a picture is worth a thousand words, a picture and text must be worth even more.
Instagram may not have many content editing tools, but there are several great Instagram apps that help you make your content into what you want it to be.
Below you’ll find 15 best Instagram apps that can help you do just that, with photo editing, tagging, and much more.
If you’re a Twitter user, you should be familiar with what a retweet is. PhotoRepost is essentially a retweet feature for Instagram. When you find a post on Instagram that catches your eye, PhotoRepost can help you favorite and reblog that photo. PhotoRepost is easily the best alternative to manually taking screenshots and resizing photos in order to repost content.
It’s almost impossible to have a private conversation Instagram, but if you want to take your Instagram comment conversations to private, InstaMessage (iOS, Android) can help. InstaMessage allows you to send private messages directly to other Instagram users. It can also help you find local Instagram users in your area!
If you want to increase your follower count, Instatag is the best app to start with. Instatag helps find the perfect tags for your images, including tags for category and geolocation data. Because tagged content is the most visible type of content on Instagram, Instatag is a simple way to get more likes and followers on Instagram.
If you hate cropping your photos so they can appear on Instagram, you’ll love InstaSize. This app allows you to share your photos without having to crop them, letting you keep the integrity of your presentations intact.
This is a relatively straightforward app that can help you add text and effects to your Instagram images. With over 130 fonts to choose from, 35 different text effects, 15 distinct filters, and a catalogue of more than 200 stickers, TypoInsta can bring a huge variety of character to your images.
If you want to keep tabs on who has unfollowed you, then you want InstaFollow (iOS, Android). You can keep an eye on your new followers, figure out who doesn’t follow back, and do it all without having to worry about dealing with the Instagram notification email spam.
Sometimes a picture by itself isn’t sufficient to communicate what you want to say. That’s where Textgram comes in. With Textgram, you can create images for your Instagram account with text, emoticons, stickers, and a handful of stylish photo templates. If you’re looking for one app that does about everything you’ll want to do with your images, Textgram is that app.
If you’re looking for even more filters to supplement the Instagram defaults, Insta Effects has you covered. You can use the Insta Effects app to apply more than 40 different effects to your images, and then share your latest masterpiece straight to Instagram.
If you find content that you love on Instagram, InsTake can help you download it straight to your camera roll. You don’t have to deal with taking screenshots and resizing images to save content off Instagram, and you can search for content by tags, user names, and categories.
Collage is one of the most popular types of photos on Instagram. Collages are a great way to help your images tell a story, and with InstaPicFrame, it’s easy to merge photos with easy to use templates. InstaPicFrame is also ready to share with Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Flickr!
One of the reasons Instagram became so popular is just how effective its filters can be at making great photos. InstaEffect FX is an app designed to enhance and improve the element that makes Instagram great, with more than 70 new filters and effects to choose from. InstaEffect FX also gives you control over photo opacity, brightness, and orientation.
If you’re trying to make cool and unique photos, then InstaStory is worth a look. With 45 templates, 58 stickers, and 18 frames to choose from, InstaStory makes it easy to create a gorgeous photo. You can even make your own templates and save them!
Diptic is one of the most popular apps for Instagram collages, and it’s easy to see why. The app has over 150 templates to choose from, print-quality frames, and several professional looking background texture that can help you put an edge on your presentation. Diptic also supports fully adjustable text captions.
If you have a hard time keeping up with all the comments you receive on your Instagram account, InstaCommentor can help. InstaCommentor will sort your comments into two sections, un-replied and replied. Just tap to reply and a comment will automatically be marked as replied, or view a post by post analysis of your comments.
Are you trying to explore more of what Instagram can offer? Pictarine acts as a portal to help you discover new content in the depths of Instagram. You can browse for photos by category, save your favorite photos to your phone, and figure out what’s trending on Instagram each day.