How Can I Get an URL For My Instagram Page?

How Can I Get an URL For My Instagram Page?

Getting the URL for your Instagram page can be great for many reasons. Maybe you want to link to a particular Instagram post or your page on a website but don’t know how to do this, no problem. In this article, we’ll give you the answer to “How Can I Get an URL For My Instagram Page?”.

It isn’t just possible to get an Instagram page URL from your own Instagram profile, but you can also get the Instagram account URL for any profile!

Wha’s more, you can also Instagram URL for an Instagram post – both for your own posts, but also for others.

In order to get the URL for Instagram from a post, you have to access the post first, which means that you cannot grab the URL from an Instagram post if an account is private.

There are three URL options on Instagram which are the following:

  1. URL for Instagram page
  2. URL for Instagram photo
  3. URL for Instagram video

Note: In the case of getting the URL for a photo or video, if the account is private you will not be able to do this.

How to get your Instagram URL for your profile

1: Go to the profile that you wish to get the URL for. Open up their profile and tap the icon in the top-right corner.

How to get a URL from an Instagram profile

2: When tapping on the icon in the top-right corner (the icon looks different on Android and iPhone), another menu will appear.  You will have  6 options. The options are:

Instagram profile URL

  • Block User
  • Report Inappropriate
  • Copy Profile URL
  • Turn On Post Notifications
  • Cancel
  • Share this profile

Select “Copy Profile URL“. This will copy the Instagram profile URL from the page you are visiting, whether it is yours or someone else.

How to acquire the URL for a photo or video is very similar to how you get the URL for an Instagram page:

1: Once you’ve logged into Instagram, go to the photo or video that you’d like to get the Instagram URL from.

Copy URL from Instagram post

2: When you have found a photo or video, tap the icon in the top right corner and choose “Copy link”.

Copy Instagram URL

3:  After clicking the dots, a new menu will show up where you’ll have 5 options. The options are the following:

  • Report Inappropriate
  • Tweet
  • Copy Share URL
  • Cancel
  • Turn on post notifications

Click on “Copy Share URL”.

“How do I copy my Instagram URL?”

When you tap “Copy link” whether you copy the Instagram URL for an Instagram post or an Instagram profile, the link will be copied when you tap copy link.

Now, you have the Instagram URL copied, which means you can paste it wherever you’d like.

All done!



  • Roland Schmidt-Bellach

    I can’t find any 3 dots. Please be more explicit in your description. A screen shot of what you mean would also help.

    • Mr. J

      Hi Roland,
      Thank you for your comment.

      To get a profile URL, you have to visit that profile and tap the icon in the top right corner. When you’ve done that, you’ll have the option “copy profile URL”.

      To get a URL from a post, tap the icon in the top right corner and tap “copy link”.

      Hope that helps!

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