Your Instagram account is now a business account and you can use the analytics, ads, and sponsored posts to take your Instagram game to the next level.
What is the difference between a regular Instagram account and a business account?
Sure, personal Instagram accounts let you post the same great photos as an Instagram business account, but a business account comes with more premium features. This means more ways for your potential customers or clients to reach you, as our first benefit explains.
What happens if I make my Instagram a business account?
An Instagram business profile gives you access to promoted posts and Instagram ads, providing you with tools to grow your reach and engagement. Instagram ads use the same powerful advertising tools as Facebook, so you can set up, run, and track campaigns the same way you do with Facebook ads.
How do I know what type of Instagram account I have?
To see what type of Instagram account you currently have, go to your Instagram profile and tap on the three-line button in the upper-right corner. Next, go to Settings and scroll down to the Account option.
Is a business Instagram account free?
Yes, anyone can create a business Instagram account — it’s free, and you don’t need to even prove that you have an official registered business. Nevertheless, having a business account still helps make your brand look serious and professional.
Can you have a private business account on Instagram?
Keep in mind that business profiles aren’t able to make their accounts private. If you want to make your business account private, first switch back to a personal account. By default, your Instagram account is public and you can choose to make your account private at any time.
Should I make my Instagram a business account?
Users interested in closely understanding who their followers are, when they’re active on Instagram and where they’re located (to name a few details) should consider switching to business profiles. You can leverage this valuable information to optimize your content.
What can business accounts on Instagram see?
- Analytics on your posts, Stories, and promotions to see which perform the best.
- Insights into your followers and how they interact with your content.
- The ability to advertise on Instagram.
- Contact information like your physical address, website, and phone number.
Should I make my Instagram a professional account?
There are definitely pros to switching to an Instagram business account, like: You get insights and statistics about your followers. You also get data on impressions, reach, website clicks and can see viewer trends without leaving the app.
Is it better to have a private or public Instagram?
Having a private account gives you more control than being public does and it limits who has access to your content. This is the biggest plus – you can decide who’s watching! This control makes it trickier for content thieves to repost or use your pictures and videos. Many accounts simply repost other people’s content.