How to switch back to a personal account on Instagram

How to switch back to a personal account on Instagram

Tim - @sharemyinsights_com

Mar 27, 2020 - 2 min read

Having a Instagram business account can have many benefits, including the ability to see your Instagram insights. You also will need to have a business account to use any (official) third party service, such as ours.

Although it has many benefits, it might not be for you so luckily switching back to a personal profile is super simple although you must be aware that if you change back to a personal account, you will loose your previous post insights – and it’s not reversable!

Switching back to a personal account is only possible via the mobile app.

Alright, here’s how to switch back to a personal account on Instagram.

1. Login to Instagram on your phone and navigate to your profile page. Click the menu icon in the top right.

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2. Open your settings by clicking on the link at the bottom of the menu

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3. On the settings page, click on "Account"

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4. In your account menu you'll see a link near the bottom "Switch to Personal account", click it.

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5. Accept the prompt to switch back to a personal account on Instagram

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So there you have it - now know how to switch back to a personal account on Instagram. If you have any problems - leave a comment below and we'll try to help.

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