How to See Who Unfollowed You on Instagram? Here Are 3 Ways

Instagram, a social networking service for photo and video sharing, is quite popular around the world. It is available on Android, iOS, and Fire OS devices. Over 100 million people are using this tool to share their daily life.

On Instagram, you can browse others’ content like photos and follow others to receive their latest news. You can only follow up to 7500 people on Instagram, but there’s no limit to the number of followers you can have.

If someone unfollows you, you won’t receive a notification. What can you do if you want to know who unfollowed you? Don’t worry. Here are some methods listed below.

Method 1: Download a Reliable Third-party Program

There are third-party programs that can show you who unfollowed you on Instagram and you can choose one to have a try.

Please be aware that some programs contain advertisements or can only show you who unfollowed you after you download the program. So, if you don’t like such a program or you just don’t want any third-party software, just go to the next method.

If you are using an iOS device, you can try FollowMeter. It allows you to see your new followers, Instagram unfollowers, who you unfollowed, who are not following you back, and who you are not following back.

Now, let’s see how to see who unfollowed you on Instagram with this program.

Step 1: Download FollowMeter from the app store on your device. Then install and launch the app.

Step 2: Log in with your Instagram account.

Step 3: Tap Unfollowers to know who unfollowed you on Instagram recently.

For Android users, the Followers & Unfollowers application is worth trying. You just need to run the app and log in with your Instagram. Then tap the three-line menu in the upper left corner and select Unfollowers.

Method 2: Search Someone in Your Follower List

How to see who unfollowed you on Instagram? You can also check your followers list. This might take you some time but you can have a try if you don’t want to install a third-party program to check the unfollowers.

Step 1: Open your Instagram and tap the profile picture to access your profile.

Step 2: Select Followers.

Step 3: On the next screen, search for the user name of who you want to check if he or she unfollowed you. You can also check your followers one by one. If he or she is not on the list, it indicates that he or she unfollowed you.

Method 3: Visit His or Her Profile

You can also visit someone else’s profile to check if he or she is still following you.

Step 1: Run Instagram and search for a username. Then go to his or her profile.

Step 2: When you see the profile, select the Following option to see his or her following list.

Step 3: Search for your username in the following list. If your username is not included, it indicates that you are unfollowed.

How to see who didn’t follow you back on Instagram? Three methods are listed above. Just choose the one you prefer to have a try.


Position: Columnist

Sherry has been a staff editor of MiniTool for a year. She has received rigorous training about computer and digital data in company. Her articles focus on solutions to various problems that many Windows users might encounter and she is excellent at disk partitioning.

She has a wide range of hobbies, including listening to music, playing video games, roller skating, reading, and so on. By the way, she is patient and serious.

Originally published at on May 18, 2022.



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