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If you’re an Instagram user, there’s a good chance it isn’t the only social network that you post to. The app makes it very easy to send your post to a few other social networks — including Facebook (which owns Instagram).
Here’s how you do it through the iPhone app (the Android app is very similar):
Connect your social networks
To share Instagram photos to other social networks, you’ll need to link those accounts.
From the Instagram home screen, tap your profile icon, followed by the menu icon in the top right.
Select Settings > Account > Sharing to other apps.
Select the account you want to link and enter your login information. You can link a number of networks, including Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr. (If you’re linking to…