What Does it Mean to Pin Comments on Instagram?

In early July of 2020, Instagram announced they were rolling out pinning comments. You might have noticed these little pins 📌 pop up on the gram, but do you know what it actually means and what the purpose of using a pin is? Instagram says they allow you to pin up to 3 comments so you can better manage the conversation. It works similar to how you can pin posts on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube but let’s jump in and examine what it means exactly.