Regular Member. Gianniscy said: It depends on a lot of factors, like how many users you can follow per day, the follow back ratio, how much users you can get organically, the quality of the posts, etc. If you manage to grow at a rate of 300 followers per day, you will need 1 month to get about 5k followers.
Once you have 10k followers, Instagram will make it easier for you to get people to your website via Stories with the swipe up to link feature. Swipe up is the only way to get a direct link from your Instagram to your other web properties. And, it’s available in STORIES, if you have 10k followers.