Before Facebook acquired Instagram, you can view IG photos on Twitter as a native photo if you have them linked. Now, only the description and IG link of that photo will be tweeted. What do you do to post the IG photo as a photo on Twitter, and not just its description and link?

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Solution: IFTTT (If This Then That)

  1. Sign up for an account in IFTTT.
  2. Go to this recipe: Post your Instagram photos as native Twitter photos
  3. Link your Twitter and Instagram accounts.
  4. Click Add.
  5. Done!

Here's what it will look like on Twitter. The ift.tt link redirects to the Instagram link of the photo.

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