Instagram has been our favorite app for a while now (11 years and counting to be precise) and
is continuing its legacy with new features coming in every other day. Instagram is also the
beloved application not only because it is a communication and blogging app, but also a place of
work for many influencers, the amount of exposure that Instagram provides to its influencer
community is incomparable with features like the story, live video, IGTV, personal and group calling
and messaging, account verification, and reels, Instagram has it all!
With the passing of its 10-year anniversary, Instagram launched a new feature in October 2020,
for you to be able to change the Instagram app icon to any icon that has been available in the past
10 years, as part of its decade celebration Instagram made this feature available for all Instagram
users, be it IOS or Android. Hence, if you are looking for steps on how to make use of this
feature, let me ease the search for you!
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Steps to change the Instagram app icon for both Android and IOS
Begin with launching Instagram.
Next, click on the icon of your profile and select the option for ‘settings’, then on the top
right of your screen selects the three lines to open the menu and select settings.
You now have to scroll the screen in a downward pull manner and hold it until a series of
Right after that, the window with all icons will appear and you can select the icon of your
choice and select ‘add’ to successfully change it.
The steps to change the Instagram application icon are the same for Android and IOS except
have some different icons.