Have you ever wanted to peek into your Instagram history and revisit your old cringe-worthy usernames?
Whether you agree or disagree with this, this is good news for users who want to check their old Instagram usernames.
Therefore, this article will go over all the steps needed to find your previous usernames.
Finding your old Instagram usernames is a straightforward process and can be done both through the Instagram mobile app and the Instagram web version.
Similar steps must be taken when using a web browser to search your history on Instagram as when using the mobile app.
Check out how to find your older posts on Instagram as well.
Note: Finding former usernames that belonged to someone else's Instagram account is possible if the account has a huge following. This option won’t be available on every account on this social media platform.
Following the steps above will help you find many account details for your own and someone else's.
Keep in mind that many people on Instagram change their usernames for malicious reasons, and we will talk about that in the next section.
Changing usernames on Instagram is not uncommon, but many people wonder if there is a specific reason why someone would change their username.
In most cases, brand accounts on Instagram are the ones that change their usernames to create a more memorable and catchy one, though this is not as common.
Another reason why Instagram accounts frequently change their usernames may be due to malicious intentions. Sadly, many scammers have joined Instagram to search for people who may fall victim to their scams, which is why they frequently change their usernames.
‘Username change history’ on Instagram is easily findable if you follow the steps we have mentioned before.
Unfortunately, once you find former usernames, you can’t delete or change them.