Instagram Stories has been a bit of a revelation. Aside from the fact that it seems to have kicked Snapchat into touch, this new feature has changed Instagram to a 'live' social media, where people can give an instant snapshot of what they're up to, looking at, or looking like.
Of course, Instagram has always been a highly creative space, where people are forever pushing the boundaries, delivering different and ever-more imaginative content. And, the same was always going to be the case for Instagram Stories.
We've been experimenting ourselves, using lines, big letters, and a whole host of other 'tricks' to make our content stand out a little bit more. Nik, in particular, has been obsessing over various formats; most recently, borders.
In this video, he gives a nice, brief tutorial into how to create images for Stories, with a solid white surround. Have a watch, have a go, and tag us in your Stories, so we can see how you get on.