How to secretly follow someone on Instagram using RSS


The willingness of Social Media users to share personal information today, is a stalkers dream. There is no art in viewing a Instagram feed anonymously, but grabbing updates, comments and likes without the user knowing. Requires a little clever use free services and RSS-feeds.

Note that in order for this to work, the Instagram user MUST have his/her feed PUBLIC and NOT PRIVATE. 


  1. Surf over to
  2. Search for the user in question and view his/her profile.
  3. Grab the RSS feed by clicking the RSS link.
  4. Paste the RSS-feed link into your favorite RSS reader. may not be the quickest website to update its feeds. Nonetheless, you are now following the Instagram user anonymously. New photo uploads will be posted to the feed.

Good luck spying!

7 responses to “How to secretly follow someone on Instagram using RSS”

  1. When I use this approach, will the person I am following get a notice that someone (anonymous) is following them?

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