You might want to contact someone on Instagram because it’s a friend from your childhood. Perhaps, you can also want it because you want to reach more followers. Nevertheless, there will come the time when it’s a necessary step to take. But, sometimes the simplest thing may confuse you on how to do it.
Therefore, we need to tell you a little thing before doing anything else. Start interact before contacting someone. Meaning, start with their posts, comment and show real interest. Furthermore, try to do it with people related to your brand or service.
To do so, open the app and click on the search icon. Although, if you’re doing this from the PC, skip that step. Later, go to the top and select the “People” option. And therefore, type the name of your friend or person you aim to find.
Instagram reveals several options according to relevance. So, your friend’s name must be on top of results. However, be careful because there are a lot of similar accounts. Thence, you might contact the wrong person just because of a small detail on the username.
According to the first steps of the previous method, instead of click on “People”, click on “Hashtags” option. Secondly, type the specific hashtag. Once you find the one, click on it to show the posts related to it.
Searching for a person from a specific niche is amazing. For example, if you’re a soccer fan, then you can search for “#Soccer” and see people related to the subject, either fanatics or stars. And, the more specific the Hashtag, the better the search.
This option is helpful, such as, when you go to a meeting or a talk. Also, if you just looked at a video on YouTube or saw an article. Obviously, you want to know more about the person behind this. So, it’s time to make a search for their Instagram account.
Therefore, you can go to their website or channel, and search for the Instagram button that leads to the account. It’s a straightforward and easy way to find people.
When you don’t have the website, you can always ask for Google’s help. Hence, type the name of the person, next to the word “Instagram”. Consequently, you’ll see how Google does magic and finds the account.
Although, it’s possible there’s no a result. If so, it means that whether the person has no an account on Instagram or is using a nickname or different name.
There’s a simple way of finding friends from Facebook from the Instagram app. Firstly, go to your profile and click on the settings options. Secondly, click on one of the first options, which is for following friends on Facebook. Lastly, look for the person and follow.
Also, you can invite people from Facebook who’s not using Instagram and send an invitation.
Following the first steps above, you can also search contacts on your mobile that own an Instagram account. Furthermore, the only thing you need to do is saving the number on your mobile with the name of the person.
First of all, open the Instagram app and go to options. Secondly, inside of following other accounts, select “Contacts”. Now, look for the person and cross your fingers to have luck. Although, if there’s a privacy setting on the account, you might not find the person.
When you go to a place, of course, you record a lot of videos and take a lot of pictures. But, also other people do. And, sometimes, you would love to see the result of other people’s points of view from the same place and event. So, don’t worry, the only thing you need to do is search for the location or event and see other’s people’s posts
Furthermore, you can find someone you wanted to meet and follow. Also, you can post your pictures using the same location, so that other people can see your work too.
You can always use apps to looking for people even from your PC. Mostly, these apps work by location settings, telling you who is around and their accounts.