How to Unlink Facebook and Instagram

Instasize Team
July 8, 2024

How to Unlink Facebook and Instagram

Alright, you're done with having your Instagram and Facebook linked. I get it. Sometimes, you just want to keep things separate. Let's walk through how to unlink these two social media giants.

First off, why would you want to do this?

  • Privacy concerns
  • Different content strategy for each platform
  • Avoiding automatic cross-posts
  • Reducing notifications and simplifying your feed

Whatever your reason, it's a simple process. I'll show you how.

  1. Open the Instagram App

    Grab your phone and fire up the Instagram app.

  2. Go to Your Profile

    Tap on your profile picture at the bottom right corner.

  3. Tap on the Three Lines (Menu)

    You’ll see this at the top right corner. Tap on it.

  4. Go to Settings

    Scroll down and tap on ‘Settings’.

  5. Account Center

    Navigate to 'Account Center'.

  6. Accounts & Profiles

    Here, you'll see all the accounts that are linked. Tap on 'Accounts & Profiles'.

  7. Select Facebook

    Tap on the Facebook account you want to unlink.

  8. Remove Account

    Confirm you want to remove the account by tapping