Instagram’s Emoji Slider is a New Way to Poll Your Friends

Instagram is a popular platform for photo sharing. As Instagram has introduced a new interactive feature for its stories know as Emoji Slider. This feature works as a poll which allows users to give feedback or rate to your story.


Instagram claims, “By choosing an emoji for your question, you also add a layer of emotional context that helps those answering understand your tone and answer accordingly,”

As Instagram added a new variation to its polling features. Now Emoji Slider allows a user to ask a question with an animated emoji on a sliding scale. The new Instagram’s Emoji Slider feature can be used in multiple ways. For example, click a picture of your favorite food and ask your followers to describe its look using sliding tongue emoji on it. Also, get an opinion on the latest movie by using thumbs up emoji.

The emoji present on the slider will let you drag one up or down on the scale. Once your poll is taken, you can check what most of the people have answered. For this simply swipe up the post and check the list of viewers which shows the result of voting. However, you can create an Emoji Slider poll in an easy way. Recently, Instagram gets AR Camera Effects, Video Chat, Redesigned Explore Tab, and More.

How to use Instagram’s Emoji Slider:

  • Open your Instagram app and Click a photo for your Instagram Stories.
  • Now select the Emoji Slider from the sticker stray.
  • Then type a question and choose an emoji of your choice.
  • That’s it now share the story with your friends or followers and asks them to vote on your stories using an emoji slider.

Now those you see your Instagram story can vote using an emoji slider. However, you will see an average poll rating of your Instagram story. The Instagram’s Emoji Slider feature is live for Android users. Do try this emoji slider feature and let us know your feedback in our comment section below.