(A) So that posts don’t show on your main Instagram profile
(B) To allow in the moment posting and live broadcasting
(C) To share content in a separate section of the app
(D) To keep a permanent record of shared content
(E) To avoid cluttering the newsfeeds of your followers
According to Instagram, Stories allows you to “post all of the moments of your day, not just the ones you want to carry on your profile.” The feature allows you to share multiple images and videos in a “slideshow format,” which is basically a reel, similar to Snapchat.