It is very easy to find someone on this social network. Whether you just want to look at interesting profiles or subscribe to friends, a few steps will suffice. In some cases, you don't even need to register your account. In this article, we will explain how to do this in different ways. Let's start with the simplest.
How to search for pages without authorization in the application
Let's say you need a celebrity blog or an acquaintance. If you have your own page, go to the app. If not, go to the web version from a browser on any device. Enter the user's nickname in the address bar after the slash (/) sign. The profile will open. You can watch it, read the comments, but for other actions you will need to login on the site. Use Google or Yandex. Make a request from the combination of name + instagram.
How to find someone on Instagram on a smartphone
It's as simple as that. Tap the Search icon at the bottom of the screen, then the lines at the top. Below it there are several sections. You can search for accounts in any of them, but if you know the name, the fastest way to do it is in the second.
- Tagged with if you remember a personal hashtag. You can try the popular #, but the search will be long.
- Places. Many users put geo-tags on photos. Enter the name of the area in the corresponding tab, and the photos taken there will appear on the page.
- The best. The list displays all popular publications and pages.
Why you can't find a man on Instagram
Sometimes you know exactly the username or hashtag, but a search does not yield a result. In this case, check the spelling. If all is right, the profile may be blocked or deleted. There is nothing you can do about it.
Search for people on Instagram via VKontakte and by phone number
Go to the home page and go to the settings. Icon In the top right corner, the gear box at the bottom of the menu. Find the Subscriptions block and open one of the items. You will see your friends from other social networks and contacts in it. In the "Recommendations" tab, subscribe to your friends.
If you have opened this section and there are no users, go down to "Synchronize contacts" in the settings below. Move the slider to the right. You can subscribe to all people at once or select several people.
Let's sum it up. You can search for people on Instagram in different ways:
- Through the address bar in the browser. Registration is not required.
- Through the app by profile name, geometry, and hashtag.
- By connecting contacts in your account settings.