If you are tired of seeing someone’s spam stories and posts all day and night, If you are looking for a way to stop seeing their Instagram activities without unfollowing them, You can stop searching! Here are the possible ways to mute someone.
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How to Mute Someone On Instagram from the Profile
To mute someone from their profile yo need to search their profile you will find search in bottom at the button below at left side corner
You must search for their name in the search bar.
Next, open their profile and click on the “following” button.
A menu will then appear in which you must choose the option “mute.”
A new window will open where you will get options for muting posts and stories, you can choose either both or one of them.
Mute Someone’s Instagram Stories
On the Instagram feed, you can click and hold on to a person’s story from the top and an option to mute will appear instantly.
You can mute someone’s posts on Instagram by clicking on the three dots that appear next to a post and choosing the “mute” button. Their posts will now be successfully muted.
Also, read: How Can I View Private Instagram
Is restriction the same as muting Instagram?
Restricting is not the same as mute on Instagram as with restricting you can forbid a person’s comments on your post to be viewed by anyone else but them, while mute hides their posts and stories from your feed.
What happens if you mute someone on Instagram?
When you mute someone on Instagram, you can’t see their posts anymore in your feed. However, you can follow them still. But the muted user won’t get notified that you have done this and can’t recognize it by looking at your profile.
Can someone still see my story if I mute them?
Mute someone’s story means stopping receiving that particular person’s story updates to your feed. However, it doesn’t stop your stories from being displayed in that person’s feed. If you mute someone, Instagram won’t let them know that you have muted that specific person.