Hey, are you looking for how to find people on Instagram using phone number then you are at the right place. Here you can find a complete guide on how to find someone on Instagram by phone number and many other ways.
As we all know Instagram is one of the most popular photo-sharing platform with over 400 million active users worldwide. If you are new to the social networking site then the first thing you need to do is connect with your friends, make new friends to build your social network and interact with them.
There are so many ways to find and connect with people on Instagram are given below.
- Find through a phone number
- Add through the search bar
- Find by connecting facebook
There is no doubt search bar (by typing username) is one of the easiest and effective way of finding friends on Instagram. But what if you don’t know the person username and it’s very difficult to find a friend using their name because there are so many accounts available with the same name.
But don’t worry you can also find the person using their mobile number, you simply need to sync up contact list on the Instagram app. It will automatically scan your contact list and find people who are using Instagram. You simply need to follow below step by step process to add people from the phone contact list.
Procedure to Find Someone on Instagram Using Phone Number
Step 1: First, save the person mobile number in your phone contact book. You only find a person whose number saved on your contact list.
Step 2: Open the Instagram app on your smartphone and go to your profile by tapping on the Profile icon available at the bottom right corner of the screen.
Step 3: On your profile page, tap on the hamburger icon at the top right corner of the screen and select Discover people option.
Step 4: There are two tabs available such as Suggested and Contacts. You need to select the Contacts tab to find people by phone number.
Step 5: Tap on the Connect Contacts blue button and it’s asked for the contact permission, simply allow it and it will start syncing contacts. In case if you already allowed Instagram to access your phone contact list then skip this step.
Note: In case if a person not linked their mobile number to account then they will not appear here.
Step 6: Next, you will see a list of contacts is on Instagram. Find the people you want to follow or simply tap on the follow all button to follow everyone available in the list.
Step 7: You can also click on the profile icon to view the personal profile page. In case if the account is protected then it will send a follow request to the account owner. If they approve your request then you will start following the person.
Final Words: I hope guys now you can easily find people on Instagram using phone number after reading this article. If you have any question then feel free to comment below.