100+ Ask Me A Question: Instagram Ideas To Engage With Your Followers

Mar 20, 2023 8 min read

Instagram is no more “just” the platform to share your daily life updates and hit like on every post - there’s more to it now.

Brands have started leveraging Instagram as a major engagement platform to connect with their followers and build better customer relationships.

Having engaged followers on Instagram is every brand's dream, but achieving it isn't easy.

So, what's the best way to do that?

Well, ask me a question feature of your Instagram Story gives you a great opportunity to engage your followers by knowing about their concerns, addressing their issues or questions regarding your brand, or just having a chit-chat in general.

Here, we have compiled a list of top ask me anything questions that you can feature on your Stories and enjoy having a fun & interactive AMA session with your followers!

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Best Instagram Ask Me Anything Questions

Show Industry Expertise!

Show Industry Expertise

  1. You have got an hour. Ask us anything about [theme]
  2. What questions do you have regarding [product]?
  3. If you had the credit to ask us only one question about [product], what would it be?
  4. Want to know how we achieved [achievement] within [number of days]? Reply with a "Yes"!
  5. What's the worst misconception you had regarding [industry/domain name]?
  6. How has the [industry/domain] evolved over the last decade, and what emerging trends do you see shaping its future?
  7. How does our brand approach customer experience?
  8. What strategies should we use to improve customer satisfaction and loyalty?

Keep It Fun With Some Funny & Sarcastic Questions!

Keep It Fun With Some Funny & Sarcastic Questions

  1. What's the craziest thing you've ever done to get your hands on one of our products?
  2. If you could only use one of our products for the rest of your life, which one would it be and why?
  3. If our brand was a celebrity, who do you think it would be and why?
  4. What's the most creative way you've used one of our products?
  5. If our brand was an animal, what would it be and why?
  6. If you could invent a new product for our brand, what would it be and why?
  7. If our brand was a superhero, what would its superpower be?
  8. If our brand had a theme song, what would it be?
  9. If our brand was a fictional character, who would it be and why?
  10. If our brand was a social media platform, which one would it be and why?

Take It Up A Notch With A “This Or That” Session!

Take It Up A Notch With A “This Or That” Session

  1. Would you rather have a picnic or a cookout?
  2. Would you rather choose [product 1] or [product 2]?
  3. Would you rather go kayaking or canoeing?
  4. Would you rather eat out or cook at home?
  5. Would you rather expect a fun or a serious tone from our brand?
  6. Would you rather shop online or in person?
  7. Would you rather visit a theme park or a water park?
  8. Would you rather watch a movie or go out for dinner?
  9. Would you rather have a pet dog or a pet cat?
  10. Would you rather be able to speak any language fluently or read any book instantly?
  11. Would you rather want our [product] to be affordable or luxurious?
  12. Would you rather be able to play any musical instrument or be a professional athlete?
  13. Would you rather go camping in the mountains or swim in the ocean?
  14. Would you rather have a job you love or a high salary?
  15. Would you rather have a house with a garden or a condo in the city?
  16. Would you rather eat in a 5-star restaurant or cook your own meal?
  17. Would you rather have a job with lots of money or a job with lots of free time?
  18. Would you rather take a vacation to a beach or a ski resort?
  19. Would you rather go on a cruise or a road trip?
  20. Would you rather explore the jungle or the desert?
  21. Would you rather skydive or bungee jump?

Share Some Motivation Tips With Your Audience

Share Some Motivation Tips With Your Audience

  1. Set achievable goals and create a plan to reach them.
  2. Start your day with a positive attitude.
  3. Surround yourself with positive people who uplift you.
  4. Take time for self-care and relaxation.
  5. Practice mindfulness and meditation to stay calm and feel positive.
  6. Read inspirational books and quotes to keep yourself motivated.
  7. Exercise regularly and stay active to remain fit.
  8. Practice gratitude and focus on what you're thankful for.
  9. Learn a new skill or hobby to surround yourself with productive energy.
  10. Break tasks into smaller, manageable steps.
  11. Celebrate small victories and progress.
  12. Visualize success and focus on what you want to achieve.
  13. Practice positive self-talk and affirmations.
  14. Take breaks and give yourself time to recharge.
  15. Set boundaries and learn to say no when necessary.
  16. Seek support from friends and family when needed.
  17. Use a planner or schedule to stay organized and on track.
  18. Challenge yourself to step outside of your comfort zone.
  19. Take responsibility for your own happiness and success.
  20. Stay focused on your own journey and avoid comparison to others.
  21. Learn from failures and mistakes, and use them as opportunities for growth.

Plan A Takeover With Another Brand Or Influencer!

Plan A Takeover With Another Brand/Influencer

  1. What's your word? Introduce yourself in a word!
  2. What does [subject] mean to you?
  3. Share today's to-do list!
  4. What do you want to see here today?
  5. What's the biggest investment you have made for yourself yet?
  6. How do you take care of your [product name]?
  7. What's your all-time favorite part of being a [profession, for example: Vlogger]?
  8. We really love [product]. What's your favorite product?
  9. What's the best advice that you would give someone?
  10. Is there any tip you would like to share with us?
  11. We are curious: What's your biggest motivation to purchase from us?

Spice It Up With A Quiz Q&A

Spice It Up With A Quiz Q&A

  1. What year was our brand founded?
  2. What is the meaning behind our brand's logo?
  3. What was the first product our brand ever launched?
  4. What is the most popular product in our brand's lineup?
  5. What is our brand's most recent product launch?
  6. On which social media platform is our brand the most?
  7. What is our brand's slogan or tagline?
  8. What is the most recent industry award or recognition our brand has received?
  9. In what countries is our product/service available?
  10. What is the backstory of how our company was founded?

Get Feedback, And Address Customer Queries!

Get Feedback, And Address Customer Queries!

  1. How satisfied are you with our product/service?
  2. How likely are you to recommend our product/service to others?
  3. How easy was it to use our product/service?
  4. How well does our product/service meet your needs?
  5. How would you rate the quality of our product/service on a scale of 1 to 10?
  6. How long did it take for our customer support to resolve your issue?
  7. How friendly and professional was our customer support?
  8. How clear was our pricing structure?
  9. How can we improve our customer service to better meet your needs?
  10. Have you had any issues with our product/service? If so, what were they?
  11. How satisfied are you with the packaging of our product?
  12. How satisfied are you with the delivery of our product?
  13. Were there any features that you wish our product/service had?
  14. Have you bought something from us in the past 6 months?

Build Hype For A Launch

Build Hype For A Launch

  1. What do you think will make our new product stand out from others in the market?
  2. Can you guess what our new product is going to be? Those who get it right will get a [x]% discount.
  3. How would you feel if you were one of the first people to try our new product?
  4. What do you think the packaging for our new product will look like: simple or a busy design?
  5. Have you seen any teasers or sneak peeks of our new product?
  6. What do you think will be the unique aspect of our new product?
  7. How do you think our new product will impact your life?
  8. How excited are you to get your hands on our new product and give it a try?
  9. How do you think our new product will compare to our previous offerings?
  10. What do you think will be the most talked-about aspect of our new product?
  11. Who else do you know that would be interested in our new product?
  12. What are your first impressions of our teaser marketing campaign?
  13. What do you think our new product will be called?
  14. What do you think the price range of our new product will be?

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Tutorials Q&A

Tutorials Q&A

  1. Shall we post a step-by-step tutorial for using [product]?
  2. What are some lesser-known hacks to use the [product]?
  3. What are the best ways for using our [product]?
  4. What type of [product] content do you want to see from us?
  5. For which of our products do you need a tutorial from us?
  6. How long do you want our tutorials to be?

Behind The Scenes Questions

Behind The Scenes Questions

  1. What behind the scenes content excites you the most?
  2. Do you want to see an office tour from us?
  3. Do you know how we get [product] ready?
  4. Here’s the process we follow to get things done in our workshop!
  5. How our team worked for [the event]!
  6. What a day at our office looks like!
  7. Do you want to see a day in the life of a [role]?

Ready To Host An AMA?

With that, we have come to the end of our list of best ask me anything questions for Instagram. Surely, there are many different questions to ask on Instagram, but these are some great conversation starters to break the ice!

If you are a brand manager handling your brand's Instagram presence, Q&A sessions on Instagram can not only lay the foundation for better relationships with your audience but can also boost your profile's engagement.

So, are you ready to host your next AMA?

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are the Instagram questions anonymous?

The account to whom you're asking questions can see the username of the users who asked the question.

Do Instagram questions expire?

The ask me anything questions Story expires within 24 hours, just like your other Instagram Stories. So, try to answer the questions you received within 24 hours! However, you can still see all the questions you received even after the Story expires.

Can you delete a question you asked on Instagram?

You can delete a question on Instagram only when it has been asked using the Q&A Story feature of Instagram.

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