How to make Instagram Personal Profile into a Business Account?

If you don't have an Instagram business account and want to turn your personal account into one, then you are in the right place. 

Just follow these steps and you are good to go.

  1. The first step you need to do is open your personal Instagram account through a mobile application. 
  2. Go to " Settings" by tapping on the three dashes (BLUE) icon placed on the top left corner of the screen.

  3. Click on the "Account" option.

  4. Scroll to the bottom of the list and tap on "Switch to Professional account".

  5. After that, keep tapping on the "Continue" button till the end of the segue.

  6. In the new window, you need to "Select a category", and tap on the "Done" button.


  7. You will be asked, "Are you a business?", then check on the "Business" option, and tap the "Next" button.

  8. Add and review your contact info by inputting basic public business information then click on "Next". 

  9. Now, you can connect your Facebook Page(s) that you would like to link and select "Next", or you can skip it too. 

  10. You can either finish the setup process by tapping on the "X" icon in the top right corner, or you can follow and complete further steps of this process to add additional details.


    Next, you will need to connect your Instagram Business Profile to Facebook in order to connect with ContentStudio.  Follow this link to learn this process.

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