Autobots are software set to Like, Follow and Comment on Instagram Posts. They’re created to crawl out, search and target, based on hashtag categories. An autobot can be programmed to like every Post with the hashtag pizza, as an example; and will trawl through Instagram liking all posts with #pizza. It’s not a real person leaving those annoying comments, it’s their bot – and Instagram is fighting back by clamping down on this practice.
Plenty of sites and services promise to grow your account using organic followers. The truth is, this is all done using autobots. Using bots breaks Instagram’s community guidelines, which means Instagram can ban and delete your Account.
Avoid Bots by following these guidelines: