Are you desperately searching for how to find someone on Instagram? You can do the same in many ways. But you may not know even a single method provided you are a new user or haven’t used Instagram for a long time. That’s why I have crafted this guide to help you find people on Instagram. Don’t worry! It will not take one heck of your time. Moreover, the process is very easy to follow. Recently, we have also shared step by step tutorial on how you can send direct message on Instagram.
How to Find Someone on Instagram?
I have found out a number of ways to find people on Instagram. You can read them below.
1. How to Find Someone on Instagram for PC?
You know Instagram is a mobile application, don’t you? Even though you can sign into your account using Instagram for PC, they won’t give you all the features you get on the mobile application. Apparently, the search field is one such app-only feature.
Still, you get two ways to find a person on Instagram for PC. Find out both below.
How to Find Someone on Instagram for PC with Username?
The process is fairly simple and you won’t be having any doubts regarding this, I swear.
Open your web browser. Then, enter instagram.com/username into the address bar. Don’t forget to replace the username with the exact one.
Boom! Can’t you see your friends profile there?
Find Your Friends on Instagram using Web Applications
There are many web apps for Instagram to help you access all the features. You are going to read how to find someone on Instagram with the help of web applications.
Step 1: Open your web browser and, enter the address of the Instagram web app you use (gramfeed.com or web.stagram.com or anything).
Step 2: Use the Sign in with Instagram button there. You will be asked to authorize the web app on Instargam. Don’t hesitate to do the same.
Step 3: Unlike on the in-house web version, you will get a search field here. Enter the name of your friend into the field.
There you go! You will get the profile of him/her right away.
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2. How to Find Someone on Instagram Mobile Application?
Maybe you use the app only. So here in this section, you will find out the method to find people on the application.
Step 1: Pick up your phone and open Instagram application. Don’t forget to login with proper credentials in case you aren’t done the process already.
Step 2: Once you are on the interface, you can see a search field on the bottom. Just tap on the same to initiate the finding process.
Step 3: Tapping on the search field will give you four different options; top, people, tags and places. As we are looking for a person here, you have to choose the second one.
Step 4: Then, type the name of the person on the given field. If you know his/ her username, you should enter the same because usernames are unique on Instagram whereas a name can be taken by multiple people.
Boom! Provided you enter the username or name without any typos, you will get the profile right away.
Do you know how to find someone on Instagram by email? Or maybe you are looking for a way to find a person at Instagram with phone number or social media. Whatever it is, you can follow the method I am going to give next.
Another Way to Find Someone on Facebook using the Application
Step 1: Open the app and sign into your account using the correct credentials.
Step 2: Go to your profile by clicking on the doll icon on the top-right portion of the screen. Once you reach your profile, click on the three dots given on the top-right corner.
Step 3: The first few options will aid you in finding people from your contacts or Facebook friend list. In order to find someone by their email, you must save their ID in your contacts.
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3. How to Find Someone on Instagram with Just a Picture?
What if you don’t have a name, username or anything but a picture of an Instagram profile? How will you find the owner then?
Well, let’s just find out the same.
Step 1: Open your browser and enter tineye.com into the address bar or click here.
Step 2: When you reach the website, you will see a field there. If you don’t have the image file on your hard disk and you know the URL, just insert the same (URL) on the given field there. Then, press Enter.
That’s it. Tineye will find the sources of the images for you. If you are fortunate enough, you can find any page from Instagram there.
4. How to Find if Someone Blocked You on Instagram?
You think someone has blocked you. Here we are going to find out whether a person has blocked you or not. Officially, you won’t get any notification about the blockage.
Step 1: Use the #2 method to find out the profile of the person whom you think blocked you. Are you lazy to go back? Then open the app, tap on the search button, choose people and enter the name.
Step 2: Once you find the profile, tap on the same to enter. In case you have been blocked by that person, you won’t be able to see his/her photos.
Can’t you find the profile? Chances are the person maintains a private profile.
I have given you about half a dozen ways to search for someone on Instagram.
Hope you won’t search for how to find someone on Instagram anymore.
Do you have any doubt regarding this topic? You can reach out to me using the comment section down below. I will be more than glad to help you out.
Do your social media friends are Instagram buffs? Don’t forget to share this article with them then. They will thank you later.