As a business owner, when you switch from your Instagram Personal Account to a Business Account, you get access to different tools and features that are very useful for business owners like yourself to run their businesses efficiently and also make decisions that affect the business positively. However, there might come a time when you’d want to switch your Instagram business account back to a personal account – for whatever reason. If that time is now, here is how you can easily switch your Instagram business account back to a personal account.
How to Switch Your Instagram Business Account Back to a Personal Profile
To switch your business account back to a personal profile:
- First, log in to your Instagram account from your computer browser.
- Next, go to your profile and tap the hamburger icon in the top right-hand corner.
- Tap on More and then tap Settings and Privacy.
- Scroll down and tap Switch to Personal Account, then tap Switch Back to confirm.
What You Lose When You Switch Back
Access to Instagram Insights: With a business account on Instagram, you have access to Instagram insights that can help you know exactly how your business is performing; the kind of posts that are performing well, the time people engage more with your posts, the kind of people engaging with your Instagram page, etc. When you switch your business account back to a personal profile, however, you’ll no longer have access to these insights.
CTA Contact Button: With a business account, users to contact you directly. All they need to do is click on either the “Call” or “Email” button right from your profile. This will take them directly to the respective email or call client. You lose this once you switch back.
Creating Ads: You also get access to create Instagram ads to reach more people with a business account. You’ll no longer be able to create ads with an Instagram personal account.
There you have it. That’s how you Switch Your Business Account Back to a Personal Profile. Check out How To Convert A Personal Instagram Account To A Business Account if you decide to switch back to a business account at any time.