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There are some reasons for Instagram to block boosting actions on commercial profile posts. Here are the main ones:
Instagram made a mistake blocking the ad
If you believe that there are no specific reasons for Instagram to deactivate your ads (that is, they follow the guidelines of the social network, you can send a review request to Instagram by filling out the form at this link. The answer, in general, comes in. 24 hours.
Your ad was blocked because it is not a professional account
To boost a post on Instagram, you need to be connected to a Business Profile. If you don’t have it, you can first switch from your personal to a professional account. Another reason may be that you are not the page administrator.
New Instagram account
To make promotions and boost posts, your Instagram account must have, at a minimum, 30 days.
Payment limits on sponsored posts
Another point to be checked is the form of payment associated with your account. It is selected as prepayment or postpay (credit card, PayPal)? If you chose the first alternative, it is important to check if there are any spending limits that you have exceeded.
Instagram account restrictions
Instagram may restrict your account for the following reasons:
- Follow or unfollow many profiles (there is a limit of 500 per day);
- Mass likes, comments or interactions;
- Too many posts;
- Share prohibited or sensitive content, such as plastic surgery, for example;
- Use apps to increase the number of followers.
In general, a blocked Instagram account is recovered after 24 – 48 hours.
Some music, photos or videos may have copyright restrictions. So it is important to check if there is anything like that in your account.
If you have a Facebook account, you can do the following ( note: this can make you lose your insights! ):
- Unlink your Facebook account your Instagram (personal, not professional);
- Get out from Instagram;
- Get out from Facebook;
- Sign in again on Instagram.
Learn more about commercial profiles on Instagram
If you are interested in how to manage a professional Instagram account, it is important to understand how the Instagram algorithm works. Also, see how to make money with Instagram.
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