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Social Media

Instagram Followers Count

Alex Black

Alex Black

Overview

Do you want to stay up to date with your follower count on Instagram? You can use SyncWIth to automatically pull your follower count and other key metrics into Google Sheets, giving you a live view of your metrics, enabling you report on it or even build it into a dashboard.

Prerequisites

To use this tutorial you'll need an Instagram Business Account (not a personal one), and it needs to be linked to a Facebook account that you can login with, normally this is your facebook account. Then when you connect your Facebook account (below) it will be possible to retrieve your Instagram business account Id.

Preparation: Find your Instagram business account ID

Instagram business account

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GET

Results

View the API response, get a live Google Sheet dashboard, or export to CSV

name
id
instagram_business_account.id
   
   
   

Get metrics including your Instagram follower count

Instagram business account follower count

Please fill in any necessary fields and click Submit.

GET

Results

View the API response, get a live Google Sheet dashboard, or export to CSV

id
ig_id
followers_count
follows_count
media_count
name
username
       
       
       

Get daily metrics: new followers per day, reach and profile views

Using the /insights endpoint, and setting period=day and metric=follower_count,reach,profile_views,impressions you can get daily stats on these key metrics for your Instagram business account.

Instagram business account metrics

Please fill in any necessary fields and click Submit.

GET

Results

View the API response, get a live Google Sheet dashboard, or export to CSV

name
period
values.value
values.end_time