Instagram will now warn you if you're close to getting banned

Instagram tightens its grip on accounts that don't obey its policies and says it will now warn you if you’re close to getting banned Instagram has tweaked its policy on repeat offenders of its terms of service Users found violating policy within a certain window of time will be disabled The platform is also launching a new appeal process for content that is removed  The change affects content flagged for nudity, pornography, bullying and more 

By James Pero For Dailymail.com

Published: 17:46 BST, 18 July 2019 | Updated: 18:08 BST, 18 July 2019

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Instagram said it is cracking down on users who repeatedly violate the platform's terms of service.

In addition to removing accounts that contain a 'certain percentage' of violating content, Instagram says it will also take into account how many violations occur within a given window of times. 

'This change will allow us to enforce our policies more consistently and hold people accountable for what they post on Instagram,' said the company in a statement. 

Users will also be more informed about when and why their accounts are killed by the company and are granted the means to appeal any deleted content.

Instagram said it is cracking down on users who repeatedly violate the platform's terms of service. The firm unveiled new policy changes on Thursday

Instagram said it is cracking down on users who repeatedly violate the platform's terms of service. The firm unveiled new policy changes on Thursday

That appeal system will be available to accounts with deleted content relating to  nudity and pornography, bullying and harassment, hate speech, drug sales, and counter-terrorism policies, but will be rolled out to other types of content in the the coming months.

If a user successfully wins their appeal, Instagram said it will restore the deleted content to the account and the violation will be removed from the user's violation

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