Enable Badges

Instagram badges let you earn money when you go Live.

Before you begin

You’ll need to be a creator or business account.

Enable Badges

To set up your Payout Account:

  1. Go to your profile.
  2. Tap Menu.
  3. Tap SettingsSettings.
  4. If you're using a creator account, tap Creator. If you're using a business account, tap Business.
  5. Tap Badges.

Add a payout account. You’ll need to add payment details in order to receive payment for monetizing your Live video. Once you’re done setting up your payout account, you'll be able to enable badges in your Live videos.

To enable badges:

  1. Tap and toggle to Live.
  2. Tap Badges.

You’ve now enabled badges in your Live video.

If you still have questions about your Badge Payouts, you can contact IG Badges Support for Creators.

If you're having trouble with an issue not addressed here, you can request Support for Instagram Badges directly.

Learn more about Badges and payouts.

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