How to Find Out Who Blocked You on Instagram (Updated – 2020)

How to Find Out Who Blocked You on Instagram (Updated – 2020)

As there are one billion active users on Instagram, it is not extraordinary to be annoyed by someone’s content on the social media platform. That’s why Instagram introduced a feature so that you can block users that you do not wish to see their content. Also, be careful that you may get blocked too. That is why users wonder how to find out who blocked you on Instagram.

If you are unable to see a person’s content, there is a high chance that you are blocked. It is not difficult to see if someone blocked you or not.

Firstly, let’s see how you can block a user on Instagram.

How to Block Someone on Instagram

How to Block Someone on Instagram

As you may guess, you can block and unblock people on Instagram at any time you want.

  1. Launch Instagram on your mobile phone.
  2. Find the person you want to block.
  3. Enter into the person’s personal profile.
  4. Next, tap on three dots on the top right.
  5. Then, tap on Block.
  6. Lastly, tap on “Yes, I’m sure” to block the user.

How to See the List of Blocked Users

Keep in mind that if you are not able to see this person’s content for some time, either she/he closed down his or her account or you were blocked.

A third possibility is that she/he turned his other account into “private mode.”

  1. Launch Instagram on your mobile phone.
  2. Go to your personal page.
  3. Next, swipe left to reach the Settings menu at the bottom.
  4. Tap on Settings.
  5. Swipe down to go to the Privacy and Security menu.
  6. Then, tap on Block.
  7. Here, you have the list of people you blocked.

How to Find out Who Blocked You

How to Find out Who Blocked You

Now, you know how to find out who blocked you. Perhaps, you are wondering whether or not somebody has blocked you on the social media platform.

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There are two ways to know whether or not you are blocked on Instagram.

Manually, here are the steps to follow:

  1. Launch the Instagram app.
  2. Search the person’s username.
  3. If you cannot find the person’s username, you are blocked.
  4. Now, find a mutual friend.
  5. Now, explore the mutual friend account to see whether or not there is an interaction by the person you are looking for.
  6. Next, tap on the username.
  7. If you can see the user’s general information but not his/her content, you are blocked.

Alternatively, you can download and install an app on your mobile phone to see who blocked you on Instagram.

Followers (iOS – Android)

see who followed you and unfollowed you

This application helps you to manage your Instagram account. You can see how many people followed you and unfollowed you.

The application provides you with some key features like Account Analytics, Follower Gains. Also, it shows accounts that blocked you.

There are other Instagram monitoring applications you can download and install on your mobile device.

However, be cautious! Use these applications with caution because these applications require your username and password. Be selective in downloading and using these applications.

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Born in February 1993, Dennis is a social media blogger. Originally started working as a car salesman, he was always a social media and internet enthusiast. So, he began optimizing websites and e-commerce sites for car dealerships. Later, it was found out that social media is a perfect area for ma...

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  1. “If you can find the person, they blocked you. If you cannot find the person’s username, you are blocked.”

    Does this make sense? Are you sure if you can find the person, they blocked you?