How to create an Instagram account from scratch

Thinking of joining the Instagram bandwagon? Here’s how you can create an account with just a few taps or clicks.

Instagram Web on iPhone

With over a billion users, Instagram is one of the most popular social networks. And people still join him today – even Jennifer Aniston created an Instagram account until 2019.

So if you started to feel like you were missing out a lot by not using this platform, don’t worry. It’s never too late. Plus, you can get started in a few simple steps.

So here’s how to create an Instagram account from scratch.

How to Create an Instagram Account on the Web

Instagram homepage save

Creating an Instagram account on the web is not a big deal. All you have to do is follow a few simple steps.

  • Go to
  • Click on Register
  • Enter your information: mobile number or email address, full name, username and password (note: you can change this information multiple times, except for your full name, if you wish. )
  • To hit Register
  • Add your birthday details
  • Click on following

With this, you have just created your brand new Instagram account. If you wish, you can also create more of these accounts. Now you can edit profile details and even enable two-factor authentication before you start.

How to Create an Instagram Account on Mobile

Majority of people use social media sites with their cell phones. So here is how you can create an Instagram account using your phone.

  • Download the app
  • Click on Register
  • Type your phone number or email address and press following
  • Enter the code it sent to your phone number or email account
  • Save your full name and password
  • Select either Continue and sync contacts Where Continue without syncing contacts
  • Add your birthday details and click following
  • Choose a username and click Register.


To download: Instagram for iOS | android

Have fun with your new Instagram account

After creating your account, you can change your profile settings, upload a profile photo, and start sharing and following.

A new Instagram account can keep you in touch with friends, family, and even co-workers. You can show the best moments of your life to others and see the best things happening in their lives. Moreover, you can also use it to show off your creativity, photography, dancing, singing or any other skills you have and more.

Additionally, following the right pages can help you stay on top of different trends.

Have fun on Instagram!

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