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How to Use Instagress [With Video Explainer]

In this blog we’re going to tell you how to use Instagress, one of the most popular programs for automated Instagram actions. Instagress is perfect for liking, commenting, and following people suited to your business. This is a sure-fire way of attracting attention to your Instagram profile.

 

A step-by-step of how to use Instagress:

The Instagress set-up process can be divided into 10 simple steps.

  1. Select What You Want to Do

First, either turn off or on the four actions available on Instagress: Likes, Comments, Follows, Unfollows.

  1.  Specify Targeting

Check the boxes if you would like to target by:

If you would like to target your own followers select “My Account” or “All,” as opposed to selecting just “Usernames.”

  1. Adjust Speed

Control the speed at which your Instagram account generates activity.

Activity Speed Options: Slow, Normal, Fast, Custom.

For custom, specify how many actions you would like Instagress to complete in the following areas:

 

  1. Set Filters

Set customized filters for the type of media that you would like to interact with. These categories are customizable:

 

Note, some content for these filters will be specified in future steps. See steps #6-8.

  1. Create Comments

Instagress will create a series of example comments that will be left on media from your account. Add any additional comments that you would like to be included in the list of approved comments, emojis available!

  1. Set Follow and Unfollow settings

Follow – choose a number of follows that you would like Instagress to complete before transitioning into unfollow mode.

Unfollow Source – Important – select “Instagress” from drop down menu so that Instagress only unfollows users that were followed by the Instagress service (aka – Instagress will not unfollow users that you want to keep following)

Steps #6-8 will reflect the filters that were set-up during step #3

  1. Specify Tags

If you would like to utilize tags as a media source, create tags (hashtags) that you would like to follow. Users can set up to 1,000 tags.

  1. Set Locations

If you would like to utilize location as a media source, set locations that you would like to follow. Users can set up to 100 locations.

  1. Choose Usernames

If you would like to utilize existing usernames (celebrities for example) as a media source, set usernames that you would like target. Users can set up to 100 usernames.

  1. Select Blacklists

Create blacklists for tags, usernames, and keywords if there is specific media content that you would like to skip interaction with.

  1. Ensure Auto-Stop

Set limits for: likes, comments, follows, and unfollows, meaning. When this many (of each) is complete, Instagress will stop automatically.

Press Start!

REMEMBER: When setting up Instagress, there are certain features are only accessible with specific packages. Hover over the question mark next to each feature on Instagress to find out more.