Set up your Instagram Business Account

  1. Go to your profile and tap in the upper right corner. TapSettings and privacy, then Account type and tools, and Switch to professional account.
  2. Pick a category that best describes your business, then select Business.
  3. You’re all set, you’ve got an Instagram business account. Now complete your profile using the tips below.

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