instagram blue tick

The blue tick on Instagram is called ‘verified badge’. Anyone can get an Instagram blue tick if he/she full fill the verification requirements of the blue tick of Instagram.

What is a verified badge on Instagram?

Instagram verified badge is a check that appears next to an Instagram account’s name in search and on the profile. It means Instagram has verified and confirmed that an account is the authentic presence of the public figure, celebrity, or global brand it represents.

What are the requirements to apply for a verified badge on Instagram?

Not everyone who applies for the Instagram blue tick will get it.  As I already told you that you have to follow Instagram terms as well as community guidelines. So keep calm and full fill requirements which you need to get a verified badge on Instagram.

Be authentic:

Instagram wants you should authentic. Your account must represent a real person, registered business, or entity. No bot or spam accounts are not allowed.


According to Instagram, your account must be the unique presence of the person or business it represents. Only one account per person or business may be verified, with exceptions for language-specific accounts. Instagram doesn’t verify general interest accounts (example: @puppymemes).

Complete account:

Your Instagram account must be public (no private account please) and have a bio, profile photo, and at least one post. Your profile can’t contain “add me” links to other social media services.

Be a notable presence

Instagram is possibly going to confirm you on the off chance that you ‘represent a well-known, highly searched individual, brand, or entity’ so being a notable presence in and outside the application is significant. It additionally helps on the off chance that you’ve increased some outer press separated from your own site, this will permit Instagram to perceive your credibility. In case you’re simply beginning in your career, it may be ideal to hold up some time until you have these things before you apply.

How to apply for an Instagram verification badge (Instagram Blue Tick)

  1. Launch Instagram on your device and make sure you’re logged in to the account you’re seeking a verified badge for.
  2. Go to your profile and tap the “hamburger” icon (three horizontal bars).
  3. Tap on the ‘Settings’ option.
  4. On settings page tap on ‘account’.
  5. Tap on ‘Request Verification’.
  6. Enter your full name and provide the required form of identification (for example government-issued photo ID).
  7. The final step is to press send.

Instagram will review your application and will notify you if your request has been successful or not. Thus you can apply for an Instagram verification badge and get an Instagram blue tick.

Watch Video Tutorial of how to apply for an Instagram verification badge

By Sameer

I'm Sameer Bille, a blogger from Mumbai, India. I started MuchTech as a passion.Here at Much Tech I write about Tech Tips,Tricks and how to guide.

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