What is an Instagrammer?


What is an Instagrammer?


When we talk about the term “Instagrammer” in the context of Instagram, it refers to someone who posts photos, videos, or text on the platform on a regular basis.

An Instagram influencer is also known as an “Instagrammer,” just as a YouTube influencer is known as a “YouTuber.” A common Instagram personality is known as an “Instagrammer.”

When discussing Instagram DM (Direct Messaging) or Instagram Direct, an “Instagrammer” is the name displayed for a disabled, temporarily or permanently deleted Instagram user account.

When you try to search for someone who has disabled or temporarily/permanently deleted their Instagram account, their name will be displayed as Instagrammer rather than their real name/username. This term is also known as a temporarily deleted account. After taking this action, their account will be known as an Instagrammer account to other users.

What happens when someone disables or temporarily deletes their Instagram account?

  1. You can still search for them but the name will be shown as Instagrammer.
  2. You can’t see any posts by them when you click on the profile.
  3. You may see the followers and following details of that person.

Hope that helps. Look out for more Instagram tips in our regular Instagram tips series. The next one will be posted very soon.


Check out last week’s Instagram tips video Why Instagram Videos Rule!


About The Author

Alistair Dodds
My name is Alistair Dodds and I am the Marketing Director and Co-Founder of London based Digital Marketing Agency EIC Marketing. I have over 20 years of experience as an online marketer and business owner with clients in the USA and Europe.