Getting Familiar with Instagram

Instagram Basics

The log in screen lets you create a new account or log into an existing account. You can also recover your password by tapping Log In and then Forgot?

Keep in mind that when logging into an existing account you must use the username and password for the account.
How helpful did you find this answer?

You can access your account on the web by going to instagram.com and logging in with your Instagram username and password. Learn more about web profiles.

How helpful did you find this answer?

Navigate the App

Profile shows your bio and Instagram posts. It's also where you can edit your profile info and adjust your Account Settings.

Get to your profile by tapping . Learn more about Profile.

How helpful did you find this answer?

Camera allows you to take photos with the Instagram camera or share photos from your phone's library. Learn more about Camera.

How helpful did you find this answer?

On Search & Explore you can find photos and videos that you might like from accounts you don't yet follow. You may also see curated topics we think the Instagram community will enjoy.

Learn more about Search & Explore.

How helpful did you find this answer?

Home shows a feed of photos posted by you and your friends. You can like and comment on photos in your feed. Learn more about Home.

How helpful did you find this answer?

Activity displays likes and comments on your own posts, and lets you see the photos and videos that your friends are liking and commenting on. Learn more about Activity.

How helpful did you find this answer?