How to Schedule Reels in 4 Easy Steps

Creating a reel for an actor can take quite a bit of time and is one of the more challenging parts of the job. After completing your first film trailer for a prospective client, you want to be able to sell yourself as a capable and knowledgeable filmmaker.

June 9, 2022 11:20 AM

How to Schedule Reels in 4 Easy Steps

Part of that is providing professionalism in all areas of your craft. To do that, you need to be able to demonstrate your skills by scheduling a reel. Your reel is more than just showing off your work. It's selling you as being a pro.

What Are Instagram Reels?

An Instagram reel is a new way to show off your best photos and videos on the Instagram platform. You can link your account to an existing reels page or create one right in the app. With an Instagram Reel, you can look back over your entire Instagram feed. When you make a reel, it's like taking a trip down memory lane to all the great moments you've shared with friends, fans, and family members on Instagram.

How to Schedule Reels in 4 Easy Steps

Creating and publishing a reel is essential to building your brand as a video producer. Not only does it help to expand your client base, but it helps you stand out from the rest of the pack. Here are four simple steps you can use to schedule your video production in no time at all:

Storyboard Concept

The Storyboard concept is the starting point for creating a new sequence. It allows you to create a basic story that can be used as a jumping-off point to build your whole reel. The Storyboard Concept helps give you a sense of direction and focus for the reel, allowing you to learn from experience and build there. To get started, click on New Reel in the Dashboard to open up the Storyboard Concept window.

Shoot Your Instagram Reel

Your Instagram reel is a snapshot of who you are as a brand and model. Think about it as an extension of your Instagram bio, where you get to highlight your skills, show off what makes you unique, and give clients a preview of the fantastic work you've produced. You can create and access IG Reels in three different ways:

The Reels Tab

The Reels tab of your account allows you to schedule your Reels across all platforms and devices. To get started, select the calendar icon at the bottom of the screen.

How to Create a Reel From the Instagram Home Screen

Creating a reel from the Instagram home screen is easy. Tap the icon that looks like a camera at the top of your home screen and clicks' Photos and Videos,' then taps on one of your recent photos to see your photos. Tap it and swipe up on it when you find one you want to use. This will bring up an identical set of options as they did before. Just go through them again (you don't have to edit), so you can create a new Instagram story with this photo and follow the steps to schedule it out onto your Instagram feed.

How to Create a Reel From the Instagram Stories Camera

How to Create a Reel From the Instagram Stories Camera To create a reel from the stories camera, open your story and tap the icon in the bottom right corner of the screen. Select "Reels" from the options and follow these steps: 1 Tap on "My Reels." 2 Choose which images you want to include in your reel. 3 Click "Done" at the bottom of the screen when you're finished — you can add more reels later.

Preview and Add Additional AR Effects and Text

With AR Effects, you can preview how your video will look with various effects and then choose one or more to add to your in-progress reels. Here are the four steps: Step 1 of the reel scheduling process previews your video. To preview a video, click on it from your project page and click "play" to start viewing and selecting the perfect candidate for a position. Then, when you have narrowed down your search to one or more films that are a good match for the job, it's time to add some professional finishing touches.

Share Your Instagram Reel

To make your Instagram reel more dynamic and engaging, consider using hashtags and a #hashtagline that matches your content. To find trending topics, search for the hashtag in the search bar of Instagram and see what is being talked about. First things first, you'll need to share your Instagram reel. To do this, hit "Share" and choose which platform you want to share it with. Your Instagram reel can be shared on Facebook, Twitter, and email, so pick the right one for you. Click "Share" again after making your selection, then select the audience you're sharing it with (Facebook allows you to choose a custom audience).


In summary, it is possible to schedule reels via Twitter. It's not instantaneous, but you can let your followers know when a new video is posted with a bit of planning. For many people, this will be sufficient. Suppose you're looking for an even more immediate solution, though. In that case, you may want to consider using an RSS feed or social media management service to post videos as soon as they are uploaded automatically.