If you’ve ever been in a relationship, you know that it can be hard to balance what you want with what the other person wants. It’s not always easy being fair when one person likes spending time together more than the other person does. It’s why so many people have rules when it comes to dating. There are things that you should never do in a relationship, such as sleeping over on the third date or agreeing to exclusive partner privileges after one date. It’s all about finding a balance between your needs and the other person’s needs. However, relationships are complicated and there are plenty of gray areas where things aren’t so cut-and-dry. Relationships often involve give-and-take, which means striking a balance isn’t always easy.
What Happens If You Restrict Someone On Instagram?
- Restricting someone on Instagram is like telling them what they can and cannot do. Not only is it a violation of the social media platform’s terms of service, but it also makes the user feel like they are being told what to do by the other person.
- It doesn’t work. If someone does not want to be restricted, there is nothing that you can do about it. You simply don’t have control over someone else’s actions or decisions.
- If a relationship ends because of restrictions on Instagram, you will both be unhappy with how things turned out and neither of you will have learned anything from the experience.
- You can come off as controlling and possibly even manipulative if you restrict someone on Instagram without their permission or knowledge at first glance, which may impact your relationship in the long run.
- Restricting someone on Instagram puts unnecessary pressure on your relationship by making one person feel like they are more important than another person.
- Restricting someone on Instagram is a form of jealousy because it makes you feel like you are losing out on something that you want.
- If you restrict someone on Instagram, they will eventually find out that you have restricted them and they will be unhappy with the restrictions (see #1). They will also find out if there are additional restrictions that they do not know about and may feel deceived or deceived.
What Happens When You Don’t Allow Someone To View Your Content?
- You risk losing followers. If someone sees that you’re not allowing them to view your content, they will be turned off and stop following you.
- People are more likely to unfollow you if they don’t know why. If you don’t tell people why you don’t want them to see your content, they are going to ask why and get upset with the answer.
- It may cause a rift between you and the person who is restricted from viewing your content because there could be a misunderstanding about what is being withheld from them or about why it is being withheld.
- You will feel bad when someone asks why they can’t view your content because it makes you think that the person asking the question doesn’t care about or understand what is happening in the relationship or that they would like to see more of it after all.
- You could end up restricting other people on Instagram as well if this happens often enough and other people who care about your relationship think that something isn’t right with it all.
- People who have restricted access to your Instagram account may decide not to follow you anymore because of how their access has been limited, which could make them unhappy with how things are going in general, too.
How To Stop People From Seeing Your Content On Instagram?
- If you decide that you don’t want someone to see your content on Instagram, then simply unfollow them.
- If you don’t want people to see your content, then post fewer photos and videos of yourself on Instagram and only share photos from other people.
- You can also unfollow people who are following you but never post anything for everyone to see because this will stop them from seeing your new posts unless they follow you again.
- Unfollowing someone who is following you but not posting anything means that they will no longer be able to view your posts if they are in the group of people who have been unfollowed by you and also that they won’t be able to see any of the recent posts that haven’t yet been shared with the entire world.
- You can also un-follow people by going into their profile, clicking View All Posts, and clicking Unfollow on the next page (see #1). This will stop them from being able to view all of your posts except for those that have been marked as public or shared with other followers.
- You can also un-like a post or a photo that has already been liked by someone else so this will stop them from seeing it again in their feed as well as stopping anyone else from liking it in the future.
How To Block People On Instagram?
- To block a person on Instagram, go to the profile of the person you want to block.
- Click the three vertical dots in the upper-right corner and click Settings.
- Go to Privacy and select Block Someone from the drop-down menu.
- You can also block people by going into their profile, clicking View All Posts, clicking Unfollow on the next page, and then selecting Block from the drop-down menu.
- You can also go into their profile and click View All Posts, click Unfollow on the next page), and then select Block from the drop-down menu.
- If you want to see all of your blocked followers again, you will have to unblock them by following them again or by unblocking them via your Instagram account settings or through Facebook if they are in a group with you there as well as on Instagram.
- If someone has blocked you on Instagram, they will no longer be able to see any of your posts unless they unblock you first or manually view them using their account settings or through Facebook, if they are in a group with you there as well as on Instagram because that is how blocking works with Instagram.
How To Mute People On Instagram?
- To mute a person on Instagram, go to their profile and click View All Posts, click Mute on the next page (see #1), and then select Mute from the drop-down menu.
- If you want to see all of your muted followers again, you will have to unmute them or by unmuting them via your Instagram account settings or through Facebook if they are in a group with you there as well as on Instagram because that is how muting works with Instagram.
- If someone has muted you on Instagram, they will no longer be able to see any of your posts unless they unmute you first or manually view them using their account settings or through Facebook, if they are in a group with you there as well as on Instagram because that is how muting works with Instagram.
- If someone has muted you on Instagram, it means that they are ignoring your posts (but not private ones) and that they cannot like any of your posts nor can anyone else like any of your posts unless they un-mute themselves first.
- You can also mute people by going into their profile and clicking View All Posts, clicking Mute on the next page, and then selecting Mute from the drop-down menu.
Keeping in mind that relationships are complicated, the rules of Instagram may seem a bit ambiguous. They are created to apply to everyone, but what is good for one person may be harmful to another person. Don’t be quick to judge others for their Instagram habits, and be sure to keep communication open when establishing new rules with your partner.