Instagram is one of the most loved and used social networks in the world and you, aware of its diffusion, you have created a profile on the latter just to stay up to date on the contents published by both your friends and some famous people.
With the passage of time, however, you have changed your mind: following everyone’s feeds and stories has almost become a job and, therefore, you would like to do a bit of “cleaning”, stopping following those you do not think are really worthy of your interest . To be even more precise, you’d like to know how to delete all followers on Instagram , in order to “reset” everything without having to create a new account.
Well, if that’s the case, don’t worry: if you give me a few minutes of your precious free time, I can provide you with all the information you need to do this by making use of the official tools made available by the well-known photographic social network. Happy reading and good “cleaning”!
How to remove all followers on Instagram
To delete all followers on Instagram you can take advantage of the specific features provided available from the well-known photographic social network owned by Facebook.
In the next chapters, therefore, I will explain how to proceed by acting through the official app of Instagram for Android and iPhone and from PC , via the official Instagram site and its application for Windows 10.
Android / iPhone
If you want to remove the users you follow on Instagram using the special feature included” as standard “in the app for Android or iPhone , follow the instructions below: you have various ways to do this.
First, start the app of the well-known photo social network and log in to your account if necessary. Now, on the main Instagram screen, go to the section of your profile by clicking on the thumbnail of the same, at the bottom right.
At this point, click on the Followed item located next to your profile and you will see the list of people you follow. Now, to remove the follow from a person, scroll through the list that is shown to you, press the Follow already button and remove the follow, pressing the Unfollow item .
Alternatively, you can also stop following users on Instagram by going to their profile. Therefore, using the Instagram search engine (the magnifying glass icon), type the name of the user of your interest and press on the corresponding search result that you is shown.
Once the profile of the user in question is displayed, press the Follow already button and remove the follow by pressing on Do not follow anymore in the menu that is shown to you.
Obviously the option just completed is del all reversible therefore, at any time, you can return to follow a person on Instagram , identifying their profile and pressing the Follow button. To find out more, read my tutorial on how to follow someone on Instagram.
You can unfollow all users on Instagram also by accessing the Web version of the service or using its application for Windows 10: the procedures to be carried out are, in both cases, the same.
Therefore, first log in to Instagram, in order to log in (if necessary); then click on the icon of the little man located in the upper right corner of the screen and, in the menu that is shown to you, press on the item Profile , in order to go in your profile screen.
Now, on the page that is proposed to you, click on Followed profiles , press on the Follow Already button, in correspondence with the name of the user you want to unfollow and confirm the remove follow operation by pressing the Stop following button .
Alternatively, go to the profile of the user you want to unfollow, searching for it through the Instagram search engine: once his profile is displayed, press the button with the symbol of the little man and, in the menu that is shown to you, click on the item Unfollow , to remove follow.
Obviously, in case of second thoughts, you can retrace your steps by going back to the profiles of the users you have stopped following and return to follow them, by clicking on the Follow button located in matching their username. More info here.
Free Instagram follower app
You would like to speed up the process of removing the profiles you follow on Instagram and you wonder if there are apps to delete followers on Instagram? In this case, I must inform you that yes, on the Android and iOS stores there are apps that promise to help you do this, but I strongly urge you not to use them. .
You must know that Instagram discourages the use of third-party applications that are not directly affiliated. Furthermore, linking your Instagram account to third-party applications could expose you to serious risks of compromising your privacy.
Also, don’t forget that en masse operations to remove the follow is an operation that goes against the terms of service of the social network; therefore, using third-party cleaning tools or apps may result in a temporary or even permanent account ban .
In light of what has just been said, to remove the follow from the people you follow, I invite you to use only the native features of the social network, following the instructions I have given you in this guide.
Salvatore Aranzulla is the most widely read blogger and IT popularizer in Italy. He is known for discovering vulnerabilities in Google and
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