You are passionate about photography and, for this reason, Instagram is the social network that you prefer: in fact it is the most famous platform for publishing photos and videos currently available on the Net. You consider yourself a good photographer and your talent is not at all questioned: proof of this is the numerous people who follow you every day and they “like” the photos you post, however you have not yet learned to analyze your audience and understand exactly who it is made up of.
How you say? That’s the way it is and that’s why you ask yourself if there are apps to see who looks at your Instagram profile ? In that case, don’t worry: in this tutorial of mine I’ll shed some light on the issue and reveal all the solutions you have available to analyze your audience and understand who it is composed of.
If, therefore, now you are impatient to get to work, I invite you to sit comfortably and just take a few minutes of free time to dedicate to reading this guide. Follow the procedures I am about to give you step by step and in no time you will get the information you need. Promise!
App to see who is watching your Instagram profile for free
Since you are wondering about the possibility of using apps to see who looks at your Instagram profile , it is important that you tell you how things are on this front.
You must know that there are no third-party apps that can list the names of those who visit your Instagram profile, if they have not performed any interaction with your content (eg adding likes or comments).
On the contrary: if I had identified apps in the Android and iOS / iPadOS stores that allow you to do this, I absolutely must warn you against them, inviting you not to use them: third-party tools of this type, in fact, are not safe as they do not work and , above all, they require access to the user’s Instagram profile.
Therefore, by using it, you can risk hacking your Instagram account , as well as the ban from the social network, as Instagram does not encourage the use of third-party applications that are not directly affiliated.
That said, to succeed in the intent that you have proposed, that is to know who are the people who look at your Instagram profile, you can only use the official tool Statistic data there of Instagram, which is dedicated to the analysis of corporate Instagram accounts or Creator and is directly integrated into the official social network app for Android and iOS. Even in this case, however, you will not know the names of those who visit you, but a lot of other useful information about them and the actions they perform in relation to your content.
How does it work? I’ll explain immediately: keep reading to find out all the details about it.
How to know who is looking at your Instagram profile
Having made the necessary premises above, it is time to move on to the practical part of this tutorial: in the next chapters, in fact, I will provide you with all the information on how to use the tool Statistical data of Instagram, in order to be able to analyze the statistics relating to your account.
How to create a corporate Instagram profile
To be able to analyze the statistics of your profile, using the Statistical data tool integrated in the Instagram app for smartphones, you must have of a corporate Instagram account or Creator , or you need to switch to the latter from a personal Instagram account .
In this regard, you should know that the advantages of using a corporate Instagram account or Creator concern the possibility of adding information relating to your company, as well as being able to use the Statistical data tool, which is used to carry out a detailed analysis of your profile. This procedure is an operation that can be carried out at any time, it is reversible and also completely free.
That said, to make the switch to a company Instagram account or Creator , access your profile in the social network app, press the ☰ icon and tap on the item Settings .
Go to the section Account> Switch to a professional account , in order to indicate a category for the Instagram account you own. Finally, choose the type of professional account you want to create ( Creator or Company ) in order to complete the step and, optionally, also connect a Facebook page.
In case of doubts or problems about the execution of this procedure, or for more information about it, please refer to my guide dedicated more specifically to ‘argument.
Analyze your profile statistics
Now, to analyze the statistics of your Instagram account, all you have to do is go to your profile section, and then press on the item View Dashboard for professionals .
At this point, press the caption See all Insights data , in order to access the section called Statistical data , which can be useful for analyzing your profile in the last 30 days or in the last 7 days days .
Among the sections of your interest there is the one called Overview , which shows the number of accounts reached and the percentage of interaction with the contents .
Pressing instead , on the the entry Show all , in correspondence with the wording Your audience , you can see the growth in terms of followers , the most popular places , the age range and other information relating to those who follow you, such as their gender and the hours and days in which they are most active.
In case you connected a Facebook page to your Instagram account, you will be interested in knowing that all the information relating to Statistical data can also be viewed from a computer, through the Facebook Creator Studio service.
In this specific case, in fact, after logging in to your Instagram account, all you have to do is click on the tab called Statistical data to see, in the tab Public , all information relating to the followers of your Instagram account, in a similar way to what is visible in the Statistical data section of the Instagram app.
See who views the stories
How do you say? Would you like to know the names of those who view the stories you post on Instagram? Then you will be happy to know that finding this information is quite simple and, to do so, you don’t need to have a corporate Instagram account or Creator .
All you have to do is log into your profile in the Instagram app and click on your profile picture , to see the stories you have most recently posted. Once this is done, perform a swipe down and press on the eye icon , in order to access the Views menu, through which you will know the names of the people who have seen your story.
In case of doubts or problems, or to more information about it, refer to my guide where I talk more specifically about how to see who views the stories on Instagram.
Salvatore Aranzulla is the most widely read blogger and IT popularizer in Italy. Known for discovering vulnerabilities on Google and
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