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How to Create Instagram Banners


By Stephanie

Published July 26, 2015

1 minute read

When A$AP Rocky announced his new album on Instagram by uploading countless blank white photos he lost over 100,000 followers in 10 hours. The artist wasn’t bothered by his massive loss in followers, but that’s only becauseA$AP Rocky had a much larger vision for his Instagram profile that extended past a single Instagram photo. Instagram banners have become more

Last Updated July 26, 2015

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When A$AP Rocky announced his new album on Instagram by uploading countless blank white photos he lost over 100,000 followers in 10 hours.

The artist wasn’t bothered by his massive loss in followers, but that’s only becauseA$AP Rocky had a much larger vision for his Instagram profile that extended past a single Instagram photo.

Instagram banners have become more popular thanks to artists such as @asvpxrocky and @micahnotfound who treat their profiles as a scrolling canvas of photos to profile their work. What was once considered disruptive has become a bit more mainstream with apps that allow individuals to create banner images on Instagram.

We found seven unique Instagram accounts of users who’ve taken their creative capability to the next level with scalable photos and artwork that look amazing on the new Instagram web layout. Take a look at how these Instagrammers create banners to showcase their artwork and photography skills.


Updated, September 22, 2015


@Misanhonoo_Show

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@BrixMediaCo

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7 Creative Instagram Banners


@JoshuaJerridPhotography

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@micahnotfound

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@SkyrocketDigital

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@The.Nickersons

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@rickandmortyrickstaverse

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@asvpxrocky

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@PrimeStudioLaguna

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@nubleys

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@Later

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Schedule and manage your Instagram content with Later.


Header image by Luis Llerena via StockSnap

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