How to create a Threads account

Creating a Threads account involves a few straightforward steps. To create an account, you need an Instagram account first. Here’s how to do it:


In the Threads app


1. Download the Threads App:

   - Go to the App Store (iOS) or Google Play Store (Android) and search for "Threads from Instagram."

   - Download and install the app on your device.

How to create a Threads account - Step 1


2. Log in with Instagram:

   - Open the Threads app.

   - You will be prompted to log in with your Instagram account. Tap on "Log in with Instagram."

   - If you are already logged into Instagram on your device, you may be automatically logged in or prompted to confirm your account.

   - If you are not logged into Instagram, enter your Instagram username and password to log in.

How to create a Threads account - Step 2

3. Set Up Your Account:

   - Follow the on-screen instructions to set up your Threads account.


On the Threads Website:

  1. Go to
  2. Enter your Instagram username and password and click Log in. You can also click Continue with Instagram at the bottom.

  3. Once you’ve logged in with your Instagram account, click Import from Instagram to import your profile picture, bio and link from your Instagram profile or you can add them yourself when prompted.

  4. Click Continue at the bottom.

  5. Select whether you want to have a public or private profile, then click Continue at the bottom.

    How to create a Threads account - Step 4

  6. Click Follow next to a profile to follow it or click Follow all.

  7. Review the terms and policies, then click Join Threads.

  8. Threads app for Android and iPhone





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