Step 1: Open Instagram App
Open the Instagram app on your smartphone and log in to your account.
Step 2: Go to Your Profile
Tap on your profile picture located at the bottom right corner of the screen.
Step 3: Tap on the “Edit Profile” Button
Tap on the “Edit Profile” button located below your profile picture.
Step 4: Select “Privacy”
Scroll down until you see the “Privacy” option and tap on it.
Step 5: Hide Your Followers
Toggle the “Hide Followers” switch to turn it on. This will hide your followers from other users on Instagram.
Step 6: Save Changes
Tap on the “Done” button located at the top right corner of the screen to save your changes.
- Can I still see my own followers?
- Can I hide my following list as well?
- Will hiding my followers affect my engagement rate?
Yes, you can still see your own followers. Hiding your followers only prevents other users from seeing your follower count.
No, Instagram currently does not offer an option to hide your following list.
No, hiding your followers will not affect your engagement rate. It only hides your follower count from other users.
|Hide Followers||Maintain privacy||Other users cannot see your follower count|
|Show Followers||Increase social proof||Other users can see your follower count|
Hiding your followers on Instagram is a simple process that can help you maintain your privacy and protect your personal information. With this step-by-step guide, you can easily hide your followers from other users on Instagram. Remember, you can always toggle the switch back if you change your mind in the future.