Create an account on Instagram
put your company profile on Instagram, È necessario create an account on the famous photographic social network. The procedure takes a few minutes and can be done both via the free app for Android and iOS devices, from the application for Windows 10 and, of course, from the web version of the social network.
If you do not yet have an account on Instagram, download the social network application from the store of your device, then start it by tapping on its icon on the home screen and press the button Sign up by phone or email. Now, choose the recording mode you prefer by pressing on one of the available items: Telephone to sign up using your phone number or Email to create your account using your email address.
Once you have made your choice, enter your details in the field Phone Number o Email address e fai tap sul pulsating NEXT. Then type the required data in the fields Name and surname e Password, presses the button again NEXT And that's it. Press the button once more NEXT to start using Instagram or tap on the voice Change your username to change the nickname assigned to you.
If you prefer to create your Instagram profile using your computer, connect to the social network website and press the button Accedi con Facebook to connect your Facebook profile to Instagram. Alternatively, enter your details in the fields Mobile number or email address, Name and surname, Username e Password and click sul pulsating SUBSCRIBE to register via your phone number or email address. You can learn more by reading my guide on how to register on Instagram.
Create a Facebook page
After creating your account on Instagram, to set up a business profile, you need to establish a connection with one Facebook page . of which you are the administrator: if you do not have one yet, I advise you to proceed following the instructions I am about to give you.
First, however, I want to make a clarification: once creating a Facebook page was mandatory in order to have a professional profile on Instagram, but now this is no longer the case. In theory, it is possible to have a business account even without a Facebook page, but in this case some functions are not guaranteed, such as the one to sponsor content. For this I suggest you to create a page to link to Instagram. That said, let's proceed!
To create a Facebook page quickly, connected to the main page of the social network and log in to your account, then click on the button capacitor positive (+) lead located at the top right and select the option Page give the menu to compare.
Now, click on the button Start placed in correspondence with the type of page you want to create (Company or brand or Community or public figure), indicates the page name and category using the appropriate text fields and click on the button Continue. Then follow the instructions given on the screen to complete the procedure.
If you want, you can also create a page through the Facebook application for Android and iOS devices and Windows 10. After downloading it from the store of your device, start it and log in to your account, then tap the button (≡) and, in the screen that opens, select the item Pages.
In the new screen that appears, click the button (+) Create, pig sul sul bottone Start, enter your page name in the field Page name e pulsing sul pulsating NEXT. Premium, quindi, sulla voce Choose a category and select the relevant category between Other, Brands and products, Videos, Local businesses, Books and magazines, Music, Origins of actions, People, Websites and blogs, Companies and organizations, Sport, etc.
Once you have chosen the main category, tap on the option Choose a sub-category and select one of the available subcategories among those listed, then press the button NEXT and follow the instructions that appear on the screen to complete the procedure. You can learn more by reading my guide on how to create a Facebook page.
Set up your business profile on Instagram
Set up your business profile on Instagram it is a procedure that takes a few seconds and can only be performed through the social network app. The transition from personal account to business profile is not permanent and you can retrace your steps at any time.
To switch from your personal profile to the company one, then open Instagram, tap on the icon oflittle man located at the bottom right, press the button (≡) and access the Settings of your account by pressing on the appropriate wording in the menu that appeared laterally on the right.
Then tap on the item Account and select the wording Switch to a professional account located at the bottom of the screen that opened. Now, choose the type of account you want to use: Creator, if you are a public figure, a content producer, an influencer, etc .; Company, if you want to use the account to promote a local brand, business, etc. Next, tap the button NEXT o Continue (depending on the type of account you have chosen).
If you have decided to create an account Creator, tap the buttons NEXT e Continue, indicates one of the category among those available and choose whether or not to show the label of the category itself, by moving up ON the switch you see on the screen. To conclude the operation, tap the button end and, if the account was set as private, you agree to make it public by clicking on the wording Make the profile public, which is found in the opened box.
If you have decided to create an account Companyinstead, tap the button Continue four times in a row, choose one of the category among those proposed, click on the button NEXT and then OK present in the box that appeared on the screen.
Now, come on public business information of the company (eg. e-mail, business phone number e address) using the appropriate form and possibly move to OFF the switch next to the item Private account, confirming the operation by pressing OK.
Next, tap on the blue button NEXT, which is at the bottom, and choose the Facebook page . to connect to your account (if you want, you can also skip the step by tapping on the item Don't connect to Facebook yet). If you do not have a page to link or if you want to create a new one, just press on the appropriate item relating to the creation of a new Facebook page and follow the instructions displayed on the screen to complete the procedure. To conclude the operation, then, tap the button end.
How to remove the company profile
Have you noticed that the professional profile is not for you and now you would like to retrace your steps? No problem! As mentioned above, you can remove the company profile at any time.
Start Instagram and tap on thelittle man present at the bottom right, then presses the button (≡), select the voice Settings in the menu that opens, presses on the items Account> Switch to a personal account / Switch to a personal account e conferma l'operazione rispondendo Go back / Switch to a personal account from the box that opens. For the detailed procedure, I leave you to my guide on how to remove company profile on Instagram.How to put your business profile on Instagram