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Instagram COVID-19 resources for businesses

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, people, communities and businesses around the world are facing a difficult time adjusting to a new way of life. At Instagram, we understand the gravity of this challenge, and we want to do everything we can to help you manage through the crisis and connect with your communities and customers. We will be adding links to additional resources as they become available so check again for the latest information.


Instagram for Business

COVID-19 guide

A comprehensive collection of tips and information to help you take action and use Instagram to manage during these challenging times.


Shops on Instagram

Shops are an immersive full-screen storefront that enable businesses to build their brand and drive product discovery in a native shopping experience.


How Instagram can help your business

Three differences between a personal and a business account on Instagram

Set up a business account on Instagram

Create a profile for your business


How to post on Instagram

Be inspired about what to post on Instagram

Develop a creative plan for Instagram (Added on 14 August 2020)

Write Instagram captions that engage your audience (Added on 14 August 2020)

Tips for creating Instagram posts

How to create Instagram stories for your business

Using stories during the COVID-19 outbreak

Instagram Stories: Six things you need to know

Creative ways to use Instagram stories for your business


Doing more to support creators on Instagram

How to set up digital gift cards and food orders on Instagram

How to use the “Support small business” sticker

How to use Instagram LIVE

How to use Instagram Shopping (Added on 14 August 2020)

How to get started with Shops (Added on 14 August 2020)

How to use Instagram Stories

How to use Instagram Direct

How to use IGTV


Three tips to taking action during the COVID-19 outbreak

Eight Instagram business tips

Three ways to share content on Instagram (Added on 14 August 2020)

How to advertise on Instagram (Added on 14 August 2020)


At Facebook, we’re working to keep people safe and informed about the recent outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). We know that as members of the communities you serve, businesses like yours may also be experiencing unexpected challenges, and we’re committed to providing as much support as possible.

We’ve heard from small businesses that a little financial support can go a long way, so we are offering USD 100M in cash grants and ad credits to help during this challenging time.

We know that many businesses are facing unexpected challenges at the moment, including keeping in touch with customers, so we wanted to share a few things that you can do to get ahead of these challenges and stay connected.

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