How To: Change your profile to a Professional Account

When promoting a brand through Scout, it is important for us to keep track of your posts and give feedback to brands through the form of analytics. This is possible if you switch your Instagram profile to a professional account and tag Scout as a business partner. Here's how: 

Step 1: On your profile page, click "Edit Profile."

Step 2: At the bottom of this page, choose "Switch to Professional account."

Step 3: Next, you will choose your title. As you are creating content for Scout, "Digital Creator" is a good option, however, any category will work.

Step 4: Lastly, you will choose a "Creator" profile. You are now a professional content creator. 

How To: Tag Scout as a

Business Partner in an Instagram Post

Step 1: After crafting your perfect post, click on "advanced settings" at the bottom of the page. 

Step 2: On this page, turn on "allow business partner to promote" and click on "tag business partner."

Step 3: Type "Scoutcloud" and choose our username. This will allow you to tag us as a business partner in your post. 

How To: Tag Scout as a

Business Partner in an Instagram Story

Step 1: After crafting your perfect story, click on the *link* icon at the top.

Step 2: On this page, turn on "allow business partner to promote" then click on "tag business partner."

Step 3: Click to tag a business partner. 

Step 4: Type "Scoutcloud" and choose our username. This will allow you to tag us as a business partner in your post.