How to create a QR Code for your Instagram Profile

QR Code is the quickest way to get someone on your profile because when you share your QR Code with someone, the other person doesn’t have to search for you in all the similar names and In addition to this, scanning the QR Code directly gets him to your profile. This can be a great feature for the business which are depending on Instagram for their everyday sales because they can simply just share their QR Code to invite more customers.

These QR Codes remove the hassle of typing and directly bring people to your profile which means that you can also share it with your friends if you want to invite someone to follow you. A few months back, Instagram also introduced the profile QR Code feature that allowed users to generate QR Codes for their profile. Generating a profile QR Code is easy however since it’s new to Instagram not many people know how it’s done. Hence in this guide, we are going to show you How to create a QR Code for your Instagram Profile. Without waiting further, let’s get started.

How to create a QR Code for your Instagram Profile

Step 1: Bring up the Instagram App on your Android or iOS device.

Step 2: Head to your Profile section and tap on the three lines from the top right corner to bring up a Context Menu, Once the Context Menu pops up on your screen tap on the “QR Code” option and continue with the process.


Step 3: Customise your QR Code by making changes to the background. If you are using the QR Code we’d suggest you to keep it professional with just colors in the background however others can also use emojis to make it look better. Background colors can be changed with a single tap whereas Emojis can be selected from the Emoji Picker section that can be accessed by swiping up from the screen.


Step 4: Take a screenshot to save your QR Code in your device. That’s all now you can share it with your friends and family.

Wrapping Up

That’s all, folks! This feature is being rolled out in phases so if you still see Nametag instead of QR Code it means that it isn’t available for you yet. In addition to this, make sure you update your Instagram app to the latest version before you try it out. Were we helpful? Let us know in the comments below and if you liked this guide then don’t forget to share it using the social media buttons.