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How to share Instagram Reels to Facebook: A Full Guide!

. 8 min read

It's critical to maximize your content's reach and engagement in the dynamic social media world of today. Instagram Reels has become a highly effective tool for boosting user engagement, as short-term videos are consumed rapidly. To enhance its effectiveness, consider sharing Instagram Reels on your Facebook account. This helps you reach a wider audience and ensures a consistent content strategy across platforms.

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If you've been wondering how to get more out of your Instagram Reels, you're in the right place. In this blog post, we'll guide you through the steps to seamlessly share your Instagram Reels to Facebook and enhance your social media presence.

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Benefits of Sharing Instagram Reels on Facebook

To maximize the impact of your social media strategy, sharing Instagram Reels on Facebook offers several compelling advantages:

  • Expanded audience reach
  • Increased engagement and visibility
  • Streamlined content strategy

Expanded Audience Reach

Sharing your Instagram reels on Facebook can help you reach a larger audience. Each platform has a unique user demographic, and cross-sharing enables you to reach diverse groups of people.

Do you know how often you should post to reach more people? Sometimes, cross-posting can be a better choice than reposting on the same platform!
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Increased Engagement and Visibility

Sharing Reels on Facebook can lead to higher engagement rates. The interactive nature of Reels combined with Facebook's vast user base can significantly boost your visibility and interaction.

Streamlined Content Strategy

Cross-platform sharing allows you to maintain a consistent content strategy. This saves time and ensures your brand message is uniform across different channels.

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Preparing Your Instagram Reel

Before you share your Reels, ensure they are engaging and high-quality. Here are some tips to help you create captivating Reels that will perform well on both Instagram and Facebook:

Create High-Quality Content

High-quality content is essential for capturing and retaining the audience's attention. Here are a few key points to consider:

  • Use Good Lighting: Natural light is your best friend. Shoot your videos in well-lit areas to ensure clear and vibrant visuals.
  • Clear Audio: Good audio quality is crucial. If possible, use an external microphone and minimize background noise.
  • Sharp Visuals: Ensure your video is focused and has a high resolution. Blurry or pixelated videos can deter viewers.

Keep it Short

Reels are designed to be short, engaging snippets of content. Here's how to make the most of the time limit:

  • Hook Your Audience Quickly: Capture attention within the first few seconds. Use intriguing visuals or start with a question to draw viewers in.
  • Be Concise: Deliver your message or story succinctly. Avoid unnecessary filler content that can make your Reel feel dragged out.
  • Pace Yourself: Maintain a steady and engaging pace throughout the Reel. Too fast, and you might lose your audience; too slow, and they might lose interest.

Participating in trends and challenges can boost the visibility and engagement of your Reels:

  • Stay Updated: Keep an eye on trending hashtags, challenges, and audio tracks on Instagram.
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  • Be Creative: Add your unique twist to stand out while participating in trends.
  • Encourage Participation: Invite your followers to join the challenge or trend, creating a sense of community and engagement.

By following these tips, you can create high-quality, engaging Reels that will capture your audience's attention on both Instagram and Facebook.

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The next step is to ensure that these well-prepared Reels reach a wider audience by sharing them across platforms.

However, Meta has a problem at this point.

The Problem with Meta's Cross-Sharing

One important thing to note is that currently, Meta does not support sharing Instagram Reels to Facebook directly from a computer. This feature is only available on mobile devices. This can be quite limiting, especially if you prefer to manage your social media content from a desktop environment.

Here's a step-by-step explanation of how to share a Reel with Meta Business Suite on mobile:

Step#1: Log in to the Meta Business Suite App on your phone.

Step#2: After connecting your accounts, tap on the Reel section to create a post.

Step#3: Select the Reel you want to share from your phone's gallery.

Step#4: After editing your reel, tap "Next."

Step#5: Select the platform and account you want to share on, then tap "Share Reel" to post your reel.

How Circleboom Publish Can Help Sharing Instagram Reels to Facebook

This is where Circleboom Publish comes in handy. Circleboom Publish is a powerful tool that allows you to manage and schedule your social media posts, including Instagram Reels to Facebook, from your computer.

Here's a step-by-step explanation of how to share a Reel with Circleboom:

Step#1: Open your browser and land on Circleboom Publish.

If you still don't have an account, you can create one with a few clicks.

Step #2: On the first page, you'll find options for Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google My Business, Instagram, and Pinterest.

You can link your accounts to the Circleboom Publish dashboard to schedule posts on your Facebook page or in Facebook groups.

Step #3: After clicking "Create New Post," you can start posting Reels.

Step #4: Click on the accounts section to select the platforms you want to publish your post on.

Step 5: To share reels on your Instagram and Facebook accounts simultaneously, select the accounts you have previously connected to.

With Circleboom Publish, you can also post on your Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Google My Business accounts.

Step #6: Upload your Reels to ''Media Bar''.

Step #7: Easily share your post on both Instagram and Facebook by clicking ''Post Now''.

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Did you know that you can automatically share your content at a later date by clicking "Schedule"? ⬇️
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Sharing Instagram Reels on Facebook is a fantastic way to boost your social media presence. By following these simple steps, you can effortlessly share engaging content across both platforms, reaching a wider audience and increasing engagement. While Meta doesn't support sharing Reels directly from a computer, Circleboom Publish solves this problem beautifully. It's a comprehensive tool that streamlines your social media management, making it easy to handle everything from your desktop.

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Circleboom Publish

Circleboom supports Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google Business Profile, and TikTok (soon).


Arif Akdogan

Passionate digital marketer helping grow through innovative strategies, data-driven insights, and creative content. [email protected]

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