How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

Drive more traffic to your profile with an Instagram template. Check out this video below!

How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

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Getting creative with your Instagram profile is a great way to get more followers and likes. And now you can create fun templates for facts and quizzes to share with your followers. This video will show you how to create a sleek Instagram template using amazing fonts and backgrounds that are super easy to use!

Watch the steps unfold and get all the details you need in the process below. Check out more amazing fonts and resources on ThemeKeeper Elements.

How to Create an Instagram Story Template

Start with the right dimensions. For Instagram Stories, make sure to open a new file at 1080×1920 pixels. This will be the perfect size.

How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

Now grab a background. I’ll be going with an abstract take on an Alice in Wonderland color scheme by using this beautiful watercolor pattern from ThemeKeeper Elements.

Copy and Paste the pattern, using the Move Tool (V) to adjust it in place. Now grab the Rectangle Tool (U) and create a white rectangle to create room for your GIF-styled quiz.  Lower the Layer Opacity to 90% to help the background peek through.

How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

Organize the quiz with simple headers and titles using different fonts.

Here I’ll be using these Beasty and Summer handwritten fonts. Now create a simple tan #d5cbb8 circle with the Ellipse Tool (U), and then duplicate (Control-J) the layer several times, adding a fun question or title above each circle.

How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

Make sure to add your Instagram tag at the bottom before uploading it! Then enjoy the fun feedback with different animated GIFs.

Here is the final result.

How to Create an Instagram Story Template: Photoshop in 60 Seconds

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