New Update! – How to Follow Hashtags on Instagram 

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This really has to be the best update on Instagram yet, you can now follow hashtags   Yesterday on the 12th of December Instagram introduced the ability to follow hashtags.  I thought you might like to know How to Follow Hashtags on Instagram as people always say that I explain it better.

I’m very excited about this update, now we won’t have to go searching for the hashtags you want to see, and to remember the certain ones, you can just follow them and they will appear in your feed.  This is going to make it so much simpler way to grow a community.  And for your own smaller hashtags to be on top of who is tweeting them the whole time.

When you first click on a hashtag you will see this message…

How to Follow Hashtags on Instagram

Yes, following hashtags will make them appear in your feed, its just like you would follow a friend on Instagram.

How to Follow Hashtags on Instagram 


Its simple, all you have to do is click on a hashtag that you want to follow, and it will take you to the hashtag page, where you can then click follow.

How to Follow Hashtags on Instagram 

You’ll then start to see the top posts from that hashtag appear in your feed.  You will also start to see those hashtag related stories first too.

If it all gets too much, you can always just simply unfollow again.  Just click unfollow and it will ask you if you are sure.

Another feature that has become available through following hashtags is that you can now see what hashtags your friends follow.

Its pretty simple but I hope that helps you  learn How to Follow Hashtags on Instagram

We love Instagram – please do follow me there @michelledh I do not post promotional posts there it’s just for fun, I post generally about my hobbies, #mandalas #food #art, although sometimes I do mention my Etsy site MichelleHarrisStudio , where I have started to sell my art after everyone suggested that I do, give me a thumbs up over there if you take a visit!

Happy Instagramming 🙂