Instagram stories are a powerful way to keep your grow your following and keep them engaged on a regular basis. What’s so awesome about stories is the variety of ways you can keep your audience engaged. You can use your stories to share behind the scenes images and videos of your brands, start conversations, update followers on an upcoming post or product, create polls, and more! A key strategy to making your stories stand out from the crowd is by having visually striking content. Thankfully, you don’t need to be an artist or designer to do this. To make sharing beautiful visual content for your Instagram stories easier you should try using Instagram Story Templates. Take a look at these 20 Gorgeous Instagram Story Templates and Bundles from Creative Market.
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Story Template Bundles:
I'll begin this post by sharing my favorite Instagram Story Bundles available on Creative Market. The benefit of bundles is that you can buy a massive collection of designs for a great value.
Entire Instagram Template Collection by AgataCreate
This awesome bundle includes 194 Animated and Static Instagram story templates featured in AgataCreate's storefront along with 33 icons, vector elements, patterns and more! In order to use this collection, you will need Photoshop CS or higher.
Instagram Stories Bundle (2.0 Version) by Ruben Stom
This collection bundle features 480 Instagram story templates that can be easily customized and personalized using Adobe Photoshop.
BUNDLE - Instagram Templates - 266 in 1 by CreativeFolks
CreativeFolks features this bundled collection of 266 Instagram templates. This includes static and animated Instagram Story Templates, post templates, floral arrangements, and more.
Complete Instagram Story Bundle by Poego
In this bundle, Poego features 150 Instagram Story Templates along with photos, fonts, user guide, and more. On top of that, these templates are customizable in Photoshop.
Clean Instagram Stories Bundle
In this bundle, Swiss_Cube features 80 minimal and clean themed Instagram story templates that can be edited in Adobe Photoshop CC or CS.
50 Posts & 50 Stories PSD for Instagram by Marie.Smith
In this bundle, Marie.Smith features static and animated PSD files for your Instagram story. I like these because of their clean and minimal appeal.
ANIMATED Instagram Stories Bundle by SilverStag
In this awesome bundle, SilverStag features 90 Animated Instagram stories, 300 hand drawn patterns, and more as editable Photoshop files.
Animated Story Templates
Animated templates are a great way to catch your audience's attention and increase engagement. Most animated templates are easy to use and edit in Adobe Photoshop.
Animated Stories Pack I & II by Design Love Shop
Design Love Shop's Animate Stories Packs feature 25 editable Photoshop Templates that are great for fashion-focused brands.
Animated Stories by Sparrow & Snow
Sparrow & Snow features 2 awesome Instagram Stories collections in their shop. The Q&A Instagram Story templates are beautifully styled for creating a fun and playful connection between your brand and your audience.
Animated Stories by Kristina&Co
Animated Stories by Ruby&Heart Studio
Ruby&Heart Studio features a large variety of Animated Instagram Story templates and other Instagram templates. Each template collection has a unique theme.
More Animated Story Packs:
Static Instagram Stories
While there are a lot of attention-grabbing benefits to animated Instagram story templates, there are still benefits to static templates as well. Plus there are so many beautifully designed static templates available on Creative Market with styles ranging from minimal, feminine, and modern. I divided this section into style categories.