If you haven’t signed up for instagram.com, you are missing out the fun part of it. You sign up for Instagram through your iOS or Android devices. If you already have an Instagram account, not only it lets you add filters/effects to your photos and videos, it also allows you to follow people on Instagram and see what’s happening in their world around you. So how do I follow someone on Instagram? This is the biggest question for the Instagram users. But you don’t need to worry cause we are here to guide you find people on Instagram that you might be interested in or just want to follow. So, let’s just get started on how to find people on Instagram.
Find People On Instagram
If you don’t have the Instagram app, download Instagram through App Store or Google Play on your iOS or Android devices respectively. Once downloaded or if you already have installed it, launch the app.
Once you’re in, there is small magnifying glass icon at the bottom of your screen(second from the left corner of your screen), Tap on the search bar to start searching for the people you want to follow. If you want to search for the someone whom you don’t already know, just type in the keyword you want to search, and Instagram will find other users with the same keyword you entered.
As you can see in the picture above, if you tap on “Top,” Instagram will search for Top posts according to you search query. Likewise, if you tap on “People,” it will show you, other users, tap on the one you were searching for and just tap on “+Follow” to follow them. You can also search using “Tags.” For example, if you type psychedelic then Instagram will show you thousands of posts tagged as “#psychedelic” or similar to it. This is the simplest way to find people on Instagram.
Find people on Instagram through Facebook contacts
To find people on Instagram through Facebook, you need to go to your profile.
Then you need to tap on “Option” button which is on the top right corner of your screen.
Then under FOLLOW PEOPLE, tap on “Find Facebook Friends” which will lead you to this page on your device. Here Facebook will ask permission to post to Facebook, and you can choose whom you want to show your post on Facebook. Tap on “OK” if you want to post to Facebook or “Not Now” if you don’t want to post to Facebook.
After that on the next page, you can see your Facebook friends who are on Instagram. To follow them, just tap on “+FOLLOW.”
Find and Follow people on Instagram through your contacts
Here too you need to go to your profile first then tap on the “Option” button. Then under “FOLLOW PEOPLE,” tap on “Find Contacts.” After tapping on this, you will see a pop-up folder, where you will need to tap on “Allow” to sync your contacts to store on Instagram’s server. After allowing, you will see a list of Instagram users from your contact list. Then just tap on “FOLLOW ALL” to follow them.
NOTE: Instagram version may differ according to the device you’re using.