Connect to Instagram

When you connect your Instagram profile to eqolot, the following happens:

  1. you select only the Instagram Business Accounts you want to add as eqolot channels
  2. eqolot automatically collects the number of follower every few days
  3. you can revoke the connection anytime from the Facebook Business integrations settings

Requirements for connecting to Instagram

The automated Instagram connection is only available for Instagram Creator or Business Accounts that are connected to a Facebook Page. This is a requirement of the Facebook Instagram platform.

To connect your Instagram Account to a Facebook page, please follow the official documentation on this page.


Does eqolot get access to my entire Facebook account?

No. In the connection interface, you can select exactly what information is shared with eqolot, which Instagram Accounts, which Facebook Pages and how your information is used.

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Why do I need to share my Facebook pages with eqolot when I add an Instagram channel?

The Instagram connection is only available through a Facebook interface for businesses that relies on Facebook pages. This is enforced by Facebook and we at eqolot can't do anything about it.