How to Get a URL For Your Instagram (In 10 Seconds)

How to Get a URL For Your Instagram (In 10 Seconds)




Want to get a URL from your Instagram account?

Maybe you want to get a URL from someone else’s Instagram account?

…Or the URL of an individual post?

In this article, you’ll learn how to fetch the URL from your own or someone else’s Instagram profile or post.

How to get the URL from someone’s page

Note that you cannot fetch your own profile URL if you’re logged in to your account. To get your URL, you need to either log out of your account – or, use the trick presented in this article further on.

1. Go to the profile you wish to get the URL from.

2. Tap the icon in the top-right corner.

3. Tap “Copy Profile URL

Instagram Copy Profile URL

How to get the URL from someone else’s post

Getting the URL from someone else’s post is equally simple as getting their profile URL.

1. Go to the post you wish to copy the URL of. Note that to get the URL from your own post (when logged in to your account), you need another method that will be presented below.

2. Tap the icon in the top right corner of the post.

3. Choose “Copy link“.

4. Done!

How to get the URL from your own posts (when logged in)

1. Go to the post you wish to fetch the URL from.

2. Tap the icon in the top right corner.

3. Tap “Share“.

Instagram Built-in share feature share Instagram post

4. Tap “Copy Link

Bonus method (How to fetch URL from browser)

Getting the URL from your own or someone else’s Instagram page is super easy. In fact, it is so easy to remember that you could write it almost anywhere, for example in text messages – without having to copy and paste it.

The URL of your username is the Instagram domain name forward slash your username:  http://Instagram.com/yourusername

This means, if your username is KimKardashian, your URL is http://Instagram.com/kimkardashian

If you prefer to copy and paste the link, you can do so as well.

Log in to Instagram’s desktop version and go to the page you wish to fetch the URL from. Copy the link in the search bar:

If you wish to get the URL from particular posts, you can do so as well.

  1. Go to the post you wish to take the URL from.
  2. Copy the URL that appears in the bar.
  3. Done!




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