How to get started on Instagram

If you already have an Instagram account you are off to a great start! You can skip to the next topic, but if you are new to Instagram and would like to create an account, follow the steps below to get started.

To create an account you will need to input your first and last name, mobile phone number (no landlines) or an email address, and your birthdate.

The first step to creating an account is to type in the website into your web browser.

Meet Ruth! Ruth is an avid user of her computer and recently heard about Instagram from one of her grandchildren. She is interested in setting up an account so that she can stay connected with her grandchildren and share photos with them. Follow Ruth on her journey to setting up her Instagram account by reading through each step below!

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Ruth has now successfully created an Instagram account! During our next lesson, Ruth will learn how she can follow different pages on Instagram.