The blue verification badge you see besides an influencer’s name is a sign of status.
Only the most popular and influential Instagram influencers will ever see it. In fact, it can be incredibly difficult to get verified on Instagram. But it’s worth a shot!
Here’s how to try.
How to Request Verification on Instagram
Step 1: Click the hamburger menu at the top of your account.
This will bring up a menu out and show you several options like your insights, saved posts, and how to discover people.
Step 2: At the very top, you’ll find your Instagram Settings. Click this.
Step 3: In settings there are a lot options to help you customize your profile and information. Now click on “Account.”
Step 4: Next click on “Request Verification.”
Step 5: When you click this, it will take you to the application page. You will need to put your full name and upload a photo of your i.d. to prove that it is you.
After doing this, you send it off to Instagram and wait for them to approve you!
Have you received Instagram verification yet?
After you are all verified – you can start focusing on growing your followers.