They will be notified only once. That is when you tagged/mentioned them. But they’ve will not be notified when you made an edit to your caption. The bottom line is, they will notice it when anyone you mentioned, checked your post as soon as they get their first notification.
Does Instagram show if you edit a post?
The caption will only change, your post will still be just as old as it was when you first posted it. Instagram users will not be able to tell you edit the caption.
What happens when you edit a post on Instagram?
Every time you edit your Instagram post (after you’ve posted it), Instagram resets your engagement ranking. All the likes & comments you’ve received up to that point will reset and not count anymore. If you’ve hit top posts for any location or hashtag, you’ll be taken off top posts.
Is editing your Instagram post bad?
But every time you edit Instagram posts, the algorithm actually resets your engagement ranking! You would need to start all over again. All those people that Instagram was planning on showing it to, now they won’t. Despite how amazing the post it, this can totally destroy your engagement rate on Instagram.
Does editing Instagram post affect reach 2020?
No, editing post caption hasn’t any influence on the Instagram algorithm. Feel free to edit description, correct typos, add the location, etc. I tested it many, many times and I’m pretty convinced it is safe.
The automatic captions feature is available when you record a video for your Instagram Story. The captions are actually one of the many “stickers” you can add to a Story. Instagram automatically transcribes what you say, but it can be edited as well.
When you hashtag after the fact, the post will be added to the hashtag feed, retroactively. What this means is that your post will show up in the feed for that hashtag, but you will have to scroll back in time to find it there.