Blocking and unblocking is not just a feature, it’s a game in which social media users so-called online couples usually play with each other. Every social platform and communication hub had included this feature. Infact, before asocial media, Handsets includes the Blacklist or lock option.
Many newcomers on social media don’t know how to block someone or unblock, we will guide them. Instagram is the second-largest social media platform in the world (Just after Facebook). More than 1 billion monthly active users and millions of media are shared daily on this platform. The world is full of good and bad people too. But some of them are extremely irritating. At one time we don’t find a better option than blocking that person.
How to block someone on Instagram
It is a fairly simple and straightforward procedure of Blocking and unblocking your followers or other users on Instagram. Just follow the steps below to learn. Here is the method to kick off someone from your Instagram Profile.
- Launch the Instagram App on your iPhone or iPad.
- Sign in to your account if you are not already yet.
- Visit the profile of the person that you want to block.
- You will see a “triple-dot” icon located at the top-right corner of the page, tap on it.
- Now, choose the “Block” option from the list.
- You will receive the confirmation pop-up either you want to go with your blocking decision or cancel it. Tap on the block option, if you want to continue with your decision.
- Congratulations! you have successfully kicked off the annoying users from your social circle.
Unblock someone on Instagram
In the future, if there is a chance of changing your mind and you want to unblock someone! Here is the procedure to unblock someone on Instagram.
- Go to your profile on Instagram
- Tap on the three-lined menu bar.
- Select the option of Settings and tap on Privacy.
- Under the connection category, you will see the option of blocked accounts, open it.
- Here you will see all blocked accounts you have done recently.
- Tap on the name of the profile you want to unblock, it will take you to the user profile.
- Tap on the Unblock, at the confirmation pop-up tap again.
Now the user is unblocked, if the account is private send a follow request again.