IGTV, Instagram’s new video app, shows the content of the people you follow on the social network. However, when you come across something interesting in popular videos, you can follow IGTV’s direct profile. Likewise, when you see something uninteresting posted by someone you follow on Instagram, it is possible to stop following that person on IGTV without leaving the platform.
Check out, in the following tutorial, how to follow or stop following a profile on IGTV. The procedure was performed in the Instagram version for iPhone (iOS), but the tips also apply to users of Android phones.
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IGTV is the new Instagram video app, with support for posts up to an hour long – Photo: Aline Batista / dnetc
Step 1. Touch the video to display the controls. Then tap on the name of the person who posted the video in the upper left corner of the screen;
Accessing the profile of the person who published the video – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Bijora
Step 2. To follow the profile, just tap on the «+» icon, to the right of the name;
Following profile on IGTV – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Bijora
Step 3. If you want to stop following, tap on the icon to the right of the profile name. Finally, confirm by tapping «Unfollow».
Failing to follow a person on IGTV – Photo: Reproduction / Helito Bijora
Ready. Take advantage of tips to manage your IGTV followers right from Instagram’s long video platform.
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