Instagram is used by billions of users from around the globe and with so many people on the platform, it isn’t be surprising to see a lot of common names whenever you search for a specific person or page; making it tougher to find people. So, having the URL handy really makes things easier as not only can you directly find others easily but also direct them towards your profile without the hassle of having to go through a tedious search.
If you are curious to know the URL or you want to send your URL to a friend so that they can avoid the hassle of searching you in hundreds or thousands of profiles and directly come connect to you, here is the guide to help you find your Instagram URL.
Finding your Instagram URL on Android or iOS
Go to the profile tab of the Instagram app and you’ll find your username in the top-left corner of the screen, which is a major part of your Instagram URL.
All you need to do to find your Instagram URL is add your username after Instagram’s URL, which would look like www.instagram.com/username/.
For example, my username is singhakash95, so my Instagram URL is www.instagram.com/singhakash95/
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Finding your Instagram URL on PC
Open the Instagram website on any browser on your PC and follow the steps to get your Instagram URL.
Step 1: Click on your name shown on the right side of the screen beside your profile picture.
Step 2: Your profile page will open and the URL you see in the address bar at the top is your Instagram profile’s URL.
Notice that your username appears in the URL. You can copy your Instagram profile link and share it with your friends to help them find your Instagram profile directly.
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How to copy the URL of a post?
Launch your Instagram app and go to the post of which you want to copy the link and follow the steps below.
- Tap on the Meatball (triple horizontal dots) icon on the top right corner of the Instagram post.
- Then tap on Copy Link from the options in the menu that appears.
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