Helpful tips

Can you follow Instagram on a computer?

Can you follow Instagram on a computer?

Instagram on a Desktop. You can access Instagram on your PC or Mac using a web browser to review your feed, like and comment on posts, view your profile, and follow or unfollow people. Instagram also recently added the ability to send and receive direct messages. You can’t, however, post photos or videos.

How do I find someone on Instagram on the computer?

How to Find Friends on Instagram for PC

  1. Browse to and log in to your account.
  2. Open a new tab on your browser.
  3. Type “” (without the quotation marks) in the address bar, replacing “username” with your friend’s username.

Can I make an Instagram post from my laptop?

How to post on Instagram via your desktop

  1. Click the + button in the top right corner. It’ll appear between the messages and compass icons.
  2. Drag and drop photos or videos, or select from your computer.
  3. Add filters and edits to your post.
  4. Add a caption and geo tag, and tag people in the post.
  5. Click Share.

How do I post to Instagram from Windows 10?

For users with a touchscreen Windows 10 PC, you can upload, edit and post photos in the same way you would on the Instagram mobile app. Simply click the ‘camera’ icon from the menu, then select whether you’re posting from your gallery or taking a new photo or video.

Can you Google someone’s Instagram?

Go to Google. Search for their name followed by the keyword, “Instagram”. If the person has added their name in their Instagram profile, you should be able to find them from the search results.

Is there a web version of Instagram?

Instagram’s desktop website has a two-column layout, with a toolbar at the top. You can scroll your feed in the main column on the left. You can also click through carousel posts, watch videos, like posts, or add comments. Everything you can browse in the mobile app, you can also browse on the website.

Can I upload photos to Instagram from my PC?