How Do I Set Up an Instagram Professional Account?

Follow these simple steps to turn your Instagram account into a Professional account.

1. Log into your Instagram account and go to your account's main screen.

2. Select the triple bar at the top right, then select Settings

3. Select Account.

4. Select Switch to Professional Account

5. Select Next

6. Either select the Facebook Page you'd like to link with your Instagram Professional account, or follow the prompted steps to create a Facebook Page

Set up your Business account as prompted, then select Done.

Instagram Professional accounts have the option to display or hide your contact options and profile type.

  1. Go to your Instagram profile and tap Edit Profile
  2. Under Business/Profile Information, tap Profile Display
  3. Toggle the button off to hide, and on to display

Congratulations! You’ve successfully set up your Instagram Professional account. You can go to to finish authenticating your account!

If you have any questions or need further assistance, please email