When someone tags you in a post or comment you’ll get a notification that you were tagged, and you can find it by clicking on the little heart icon at the bottom of your screen. If you get a lot of Instagram notifications, though, you might miss the message, so you have to make sure to scroll.
The people you tag in a photo or video are visible to anyone who can see it. … If your Instagram account is private, only your approved followers can see the photo or video, and the person you tag will only get a notification if they’re following you.
How do you find mentions on Instagram?
Apply filters to search a list of specific mentions. Using filters in the Mentions tab, you can do the search by type, keyword, hashtag, or user name. If only Instagram posts are meaningful to you (not comments), or you want to start with them, you can use the filter “Type” to have mentions in posts only.
If someone shares a post of yours on their Story and doesn’t tag you, you can still view the share by clicking on the three dots in the top-right corner of your post and selecting “View Story Reshares.” From there, you’ll see all of the public accounts that have shared your post in the last 24 hours.
Why does IG live Say mentioned you?
I suspect it means that Instagram came up with a new way to nudge people into behaviors they want to see more of on their platform. In this instance some way for people who go live to “spoof” a notification in the accounts of others to get them to join the live.
Why can’t I see when I’m tagged in a story?
If your account is set to private, only your approved followers can see your posts. Stories you’re mentioned in don’t appear on your profile or in your tagged photos.
What happens when you hide stories from someone?
Note: When you hide Instagram Stories from certain people, they won’t be able to see anything you post to your story in the future. Hiding Instagram Stories from someone is also different from blocking them and doesn’t prevent them from seeing your profile and posts.
Can I see old mentions on Instagram?
Tap the News icon in the main menu of the app. This icon has a graphic of a speech bubble with a heart silhouette in the center. Tap the “You” tab to view all of your recent mentions interspersed with the most recent likes and comments on your photos.
What happens when someone mentions you on Instagram?
When someone mentions you in their story, you receive a notification in your Direct message thread with that person — now, you’ll see an option to add that content to your own story.