Keep an eye on trends
The best tool out there that instantly shows you what is trending globally as well as locally is Google trends. They show you the latest Stories and insights by topic or region.
Write down your message
Decide what you want to talk about and curate your message so that it aligns with the current trend. This ensures that your message is relevant to the audience.
Plan out your scenes
To tell good story you need to plan it out. You can do this on a piece of paper or a computer which ever you are comfortable with. Planning allows you to think out the most effective way to deliver your message. That’s how movie directors create award winning stories.
Harmonize your elements
Use common branding layout for each story panel keeping in mind the images and message being delivered.
This is what makes Instagram addictive. You can ask questions;
add polls, emoji slide bars, animated gifs, highlighter marker, music, videos, geo-location, hashtags and mentions. Wow!