How to Edit the Title or Description of IGTV Videos

At some time, you might need to change the title or description of IGTV videos to perfectly optimize them for your audience. Jump right in find out how it's done!

Designed to compete with YouTube, Instagram’s IGTV has been getting a lot of traction. Recently, I created my channel on it and uploaded some funny clips. Later, when I wished to edit the title and description of the IGTV video, I couldn’t get the option in the iOS app.

After a bit of search, I found that IGTV doesn’t allow any changes to the title from the mobile app. And, you need to head over to the to get it done. Let me show you how it works the right way!

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How to Change the Title or Description of IGTV Video

Step #1. Launch a web browser on your computer and head over to then log in to your account.

Log in to Instagram Account on Web

Step #2. Now, click on your profile.

Click on your Instagram Profile on Web

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Step #3. Next, click on IGTV.

Click on IGTV in Instagram Web

Step #4. Next up, open the video you wish to edit.

Open IGTV video you wish to edit in Instagram Web

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Step #5. Up next, click on the three dots placed horizontally next to Add a comment.

Click on Three dots next to Add a comment in Instagram Web

Step #6. Now, click on Edit Video.

Click on Edit Video in Instagram Web

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Step #7. Next, make the desired changes to the title or description.

Click on Save to confirm Changes of IGTV Videos

Step #8. Once you are happy with the result, click on Save to confirm.

Edit the Title or Description of IGTV Videos

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That’s pretty much it!

Wrapping up:

It seems a bit odd that there is no option to change the video description from the app itself. Hopefully, IGTV gets it right sooner than later.

What has been your thought about it? Do you think that it will be able to offer strong competition to YouTube? Feel free to let us know your valuable thoughts in the comments below.

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Rajesh Mishra
Tracking down the trending stories that are making headlines on the Internet and exploring Apple devices are what appeal Mr. Mishra the most. Aside from catching up with the fun-loving videos and FPS, he likes playing badminton and composing poems!


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