There was a time when business was limited to physical entities but with the advent of technology that changed. The social media platforms changed the complete picture of marketing. Facebook, E-mail marketing and Survey forms were one of the most used digital platforms in business world. With the roughly stat of 1 billion monthly active users, Instagram has become the most popular platform to sell products and services. Let’s see the process to create a business account on Instagram.
Before we start with the complete step-by-step guide, make sure that you have a Facebook account that you can connect the Instagram with.
Guide to Create Business Account on Instagram
Step-1 You need to create an Instagram account by visiting the website. you can create an account by using a mobile number or email address.
Step-2 After creating an account start with creating your personal profile.
Step-3 Now tap on the profile picture in the top right corner of the screen.
Step-4 When you click on that, a dialogue box will appear from where you need to select “Settings”.
Step-5 Now you need to select the option “Switch to a professional account”.
Step-6 Another page will open on which you have to proceed by clicking on “continue”.
Step-7 After that select “business”.
Step-8 If you want to use Instagram as a platform for your business, you can connect the account with the Facebook business page If you want to make the process easier.
Note: it is not a mandate, you can simply switch to a professional account if don’t want to connect it with Facebook.
If you go for this option, then Instagram will ask for your consent to manage the Facebook pages of the account you linked.
At last, just fill in the details such as :
- Business category
- Contact information and others
Click on done and your business account will be ready.
How To Recover Your Forgotten Instagram Password?
You can always save the login info in your device for future use, this helps in situations if you forget the login info (I do as I forget it a lot). In other case, if you did not save the login info or forget it, worry not we have got you covered, just follow the following steps:
Step-1 On your phone, open the Instagram app.
Step-2 Tap “Password forgotten”.
Step-3 Enter your phone number/mail address to which your Instagram account is connected. Alternatively, on the respective page, you can also enter a username.
If your phone number is entered, an OTP will be sent, which can be used to reset your password. However, if you use the username option, an email with a password reset link will be sent to your registered email account.
How To Change Your Instagram Password?
And if you just want to change the password, because why not. Then we got you covered for that too:
Step-1 On your Web browser, open Instagram.com.
Step-2 In the upper right corner, tap your profile icon.
Step-3 Click on the icon for Settings.
Step-4 Click on ‘Change Password’ now.
Step-5 Enter your current password and enter your new password twice afterwards.
Step-6 When done, hit the change password option.
The password that you enter has at least six characters, according to Instagram’s policies. However, to make the password more secure, we recommend that you type at least one capital letter, one small letter, one number and one symbol.
It is simple to update your Instagram password, whether it is because you have learned of a data breach, you just want to do a regular password change, or you have forgotten your current one.
You can use a unique password that incorporates upper- and lower-case letters as well as numbers and special symbols to provide the best protection.