If you need to do a complete cleanup of followers who are only there to make numbers and therefore not active, then surely you will be interested in our new guide today in which we will reveal how to remove fake or inactive followers on Instagram using some applications for Android and iOS.

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How to remove fake or inactive followers on Instagram with Cleaner for IG

Cleaner for Instagram is undoubtedly one of the best applications to better manage the personal profile of the popular photo social network. Among its many features, you can also discover the fake or inactive followers in a few simple steps. The free version of the app allows you to perform up to 50 shares, so to do more you need to buy the premium version from the cost of 3.49 dollars or the Cloud to 4.99 dollars.

That said, let’s see how to make the most of it:

  • Grab your smartphone/tablet Android or iOS and proceed with the download of Cleaner for Instagram from the Play Store or App Store.
  • After completing the installation, start the software and type in the appropriate fields the user name and password that you use to access the popular social network.
  • To proceed with the login, press the arrow pointing right (on Android) or the Login button (on iOS).
  • From the main screen, press the Followers tab you find below and then the blue Quick Select button.
  • From the menu that appears, choose Advanced quick select and click on Select ghost followers to allow the app to detect inactive followers.
  • From the alert that appears, press the Start button and wait a few seconds to allow Cleaner for IG to detect non-active followers.
  • In the next step, scroll the list to see the selected users, press the lightning bolt located at the bottom right, choose Unfollow and confirm the operation by pressing on Start now. If you are using an iDevice, you will have to press Actions instead of lightning.

The exact same operation can be done if you choose the Select inactive users option from the menu that appears after pressing Advanced quick select.

How to remove fake or inactive followers on Instagram with Follower Insight

Follower Insight is another excellent application available, however, only for Android that can be used to analyze in detail the personal profile of Instagram and to see even false or inactive people. It is a free application which, however, has several banner ads and occasionally appear mini commercials which can be closed after a few seconds by pressing the X. Alternatively, you can purchase the premium version that removes the ads for $2.49.

That said, let’s see how to make the most of it:

  • From your Android device, proceed to download Follower Insight from the Google Play Store and start it once the installation is complete.
  • From the screen that appears, fill in the username and password fields by entering the right credentials, click on the empty box next to I agree the Terms & Privacy Policy and tap on Login to access the main software screen.
  • After a brief analysis by Follower Insight, scroll the screen slightly and click on Ghost followers.
  • Now you just have to plug on each ghost profile to access his Instagram page and choose whether to lock it or not by pressing on the 3 dots on the top right, on Lock and then on Yes, I confirm to confirm the operation.

How to remove fake or inactive followers on Instagram with Followers Track

If you have an iPhone or an iPad in your hands , then you can take advantage of the Followers Track application which in practice allows you to see accurate analyzes of your Instagram profile. In addition to this, you can see the new followers, those who do not follow you anymore, users who have not returned the follow and followers that you do not follow. The application is free but there is a premium version that allows you to see the ghost follower, so it is virtually necessary to buy it ( 1.09$ ).

Let’s see how to make the most of the app:

  • Proceed with the download of Followers Track from the App Store on your iDevice and start it once the installation is complete.
  • Having done this, tap on Agree from the message that appears to accept the terms and conditions and fill in the username and password fields.
  • After pressing on Log in, wait for all the information in your profile to be loaded and then click on Involvement Pack.
  • From the Involment screen, click on one of the items available under the Ghost followers section ( Least Likes Given To Me to see the followers who have put less likes, Least Comments Left For Me for the one who commented less and No Comments or Likes for followers who have neither commented nor put I like it) and proceed with the purchase by pressing on Buy for $1.09 .
  • In the next step the list of false or inactive followers appears where you can choose which ones to remove or block.


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