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Blocking People – Instagram

How do I block or unblock someone?

You can block someone using the Instagram app on your phone or tablet, but not on the web.

When you block someone, they can’t see your profile or posts. People aren’t notified when you block them. To block or unblock someone:

  • Tap their username to open …

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  • Learn How to Address Abuse

    If you’ve navigated to this page, it’s likely that you’ve had a negative experience on Instagram. We understand that it can be frustrating when online interactions become difficult. Abusive behavior can take many forms, like having an argument with someone else on Instagram or coming across posts that you find offensive.

    The resources …

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    Controlling Your Visibility

    Setting Your Photos and Videos to Private How do I set my photos and videos to private so that only approved followers can see them?

    By default, anyone can view your profile and posts on Instagram. You can make your posts private so that only followers you approve can see them. If your posts …

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    Community Guidelines – Instagram

    The Short

    We want Instagram to continue to be an authentic and safe place for inspiration and expression. Help us foster this community. Post only your own photos and videos and always follow the law. Respect everyone on Instagram, don’t spam people or post nudity.

    The Long

    Instagram is a reflection of our …

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