A few Instagram accounts are changing up their content game with split grids! This aesthetic direction and style can create an artistic and unique look to your overall feed. The PLANOLY Splitter Tool can help you easily split and arrange your images to shake things up.Splitting your grid is a great way to pronounce how you showcase upcoming partnerships, collaborations, big company announcements, or exciting product launches. The Splitter Tool makes it easy to split images uploaded to PLANOLY from your phone. Users have the option of splitting an image into two, three, four, six or nine separate tiles.Here's how to use our Splitter Tool, pro tips on how to split your grid beautifully, and examples of brands that succeeding at this unique style of storytelling.
PLANOLY PRO TIP: Before committing to a specific split style, we recommend experimenting with a few different options to test out the flow of your images. Make sure your images are hi-resolution too, so it doesn't become pixelated after the split.
(NOTE: If your images are lower than our recommended image resolution, you will review a WARNING screen in case you'd like to adjust your imagery! Upload additional imagery or tap on OK, Don't Remind Me Again, or Cancel.)
One of our favorite examples of image splitting done right is @Anderson._Paak. His grid-swag definitely takes commitment and talent, and we are HERE FOR IT. Along with Anderson Paak, this feature is also popular among several fashion labels, creative artists, chefs, and more. It's a great way to showcase your work in an eye-catching way that leaves your followers curious and wanting more.PLANOLY PRO TIP: It's important to make sure every image looks good individually when splitting because people will see every single image while scrolling through their feed.
Lululemon mixes up their active lifestyle focused grid by adding split images of nature scenes. They also add quotes that aline with their brand story on top of some of the images.
Anderson Paak keeps it fresh and fun, by incorporating creative split imagery into his IG content. He also incorporated videos, multi-photos, and more to keep content exciting for his audience! For this example, the grid splitter tool could be used for all posts except the first post (since it's video). After a high res image is split, you can separately use one of the images as a "cover" for the post that's a video to complete the overall visual for the grid.
Herschel Supply is always on point with their branding. They use the splitter tool when unveiling new products or collections in order to keep their followers engaged and looking forward to what's coming next.
Dion Lee is very clever and thoughtful when it comes to using the splitter. They always keep it to two split images, which helps them maintain their flow but also mix up the content in an interesting way. They never fail to experiment and have fun with their Instagram as well!Take your Instagram content and storytelling strategy to another level with our Splitter Tool. It's sure to keep your followers engaged and excited to see what's coming next!