I nstagram users have vented anger after the app’s notification button suddenly disappeared. A new update rolled out for many users in Europe and the US has replaced the heart-shaped notification icon on the home feed, a go-to page for people to see new followers, as well as likes and comments on their posts.
How to manage push notifications on the Instagram app for Android and iPhone:
- Launch the Instagram app on your phone.
- Tap on your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
- Then tap on more which appears as a three-line in the top right, then tap on Settings.
- Tap Notifications and adjust your settings.
Why doesn’t Instagram show up in my notifications?
There could be several reasons why your Instagram notifications aren’t working. For example, you may have accidentally turned on “Do Not Disturb” mode for your iPhone or Android device. Most likely, however, you may need to check your notification settings on both your phone and in the Instagram app.
Can someone tell if you turn on post notifications on Instagram?
Keep in mind that you may get a push notification when someone you follow shares something for the first time in a while, whether or not you have notifications turned on for that person. People aren’t notified when you turn notifications on or off for them.
What happened to the notification tab on Instagram?
Instagram is rolling out a new update that radically changes the app’s layout, and so far people seem to hate it. The new layout of the app’s homepage, or timeline, moves the notifications tab and the “new post” creation function to the upper-right corner, where direct messages are located.
How do I only get notifications from one Instagram account?
To stop the notifications from appearing on your phone, ask the other person to log into Instagram on another phone. You can also turn push notifications off for your phone. Or, if you have access to the other account, turn push notifications off for that account only.
How do I change the layout of my Instagram?
Here’s how to use new Instagram Layout feature in Stories
- Open Instagram app on your smartphone.
- Click on Stories camera located at the top-left corner.
- Now locate the Layout option from the bottom options and choose the collage layout.