Recipe for Social Success: How to create a This or That Instagram Story (Plus free templates!)

Updated: Jun 28

We all have some familiarity with tactics to increase engagement on our Instagram feed posts—intriguing headlines, thought-provoking questions, and a strong CTA (call to action), to name a few. But what about increasing engagement on Instagram Stories?

One of the simplest solutions is to use Instagram’s engagement story stickers! Of course you can use a single static image, but if you really want your small business to look more polished, we recommend using social media templates like the ones inside the Ripl app.

Today we’re going to show you a step by step recipe on how to create an engaging This or That Instagram story and throw in a guide with free templates to help you get started! This will take less than 20 minutes to complete and the more you do it, the faster you’ll be able to create a this or that Instagram Story in the future!

Keep reading or jump to the recipe.