Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms with over 2 billion monthly active users. And, if you’re like most people, you probably want to grow your followers.
There are a number of ways to gain followers on Instagram. But, if you’re looking for a quick and easy way to get information about the followers from the currently opened Instagram profile page, then this automation is for you!
Important Note: You have to click on "followers" or "following" and have the popup open when you run this automation. Otherwise, it won't work.
Let’s set it up.
First, click the “Pin it” button at the top of this page to save this automation. You will be redirected to install the browser extension when you run it for the first time. Bardeen will also prompt you to integrate Google Sheets.
Activate Bardeen (or hit OPTİON + B on your keyboard) and click to run the playbook.
Click on the playbook card, and the setup flow will start.
Open the Bardeen extension (or hit OPTİON + B on your keyboard), open the Instagram profile page, and click “Run Playbook”.
It will prompt you to add a limit on the number of followers you want to scrape:
You can save the information to an existing Google Sheet or create a new sheet as you run the automation.
To add data to an existing Google Sheet, find the needed spreadsheet from a dropdown list and select it:
To create a new sheet, scroll down to the Actions and select “Create Google Sheet with name [title]” and give your new sheet a title:
Press enter and a new Google Sheet will be created.
You can then save your inputs by checking off the “Remember Inputs” box:
You can also edit the playbook and add your next action to further customize the automation.
This playbook saves me hours when I’m sending out emails. It usually takes me 20 minutes to get the data and format it into an email. This playbook will help me go from my LinkedIn account to drafted email in 5 minutes!
This playbook saves me 60-90 minutes that I'd spend copy-pasting 20 new jobs details from LinkedIn daily - now it only takes me 5 minutes. Gamechanger!