How to Display Instagram Photos in WordPress Sidebar Widget

How to Display Instagram Photos in WordPress Sidebar Widget
Veronica Meyer

Instagram is a cool photo sharing app that allows you to apply digital filters to your pictures. A lot of people use it to share their pictures with family and friends. More and more businesses have started using Instagram along with Pinterest to share their photos with their users. Recently, one of our users asked how to add their Instagram photos in WordPress? In WordPress 3.5, native oEmbed support for Instagram was added in the core. This means that you can just copy and paste the URL of an Instagram photo page, and it will automatically embed that image into your WordPress or page. But what if you want add an Instagram widget in your WordPress sidebar? In this article, we will show you how to display Instagram photos in your WordPress sidebar widget.

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Daniele Vidal

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Grace Smith

To do so, first log into your Instagram account in another tab in your browser. After logging into, return to the Instagram widget in your Customizer and click Authorize Instagram Access. This step grants access to your Instagram account, so we can retrieve your latest images.

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Tisa Yeager

While the free Instagram plugins have a lot to offer, by paying just $19 you can do a whole lot more with your Instagram integration using this plugin. With the latest version of this plugin, you get even more options for how your photos are presented. One new option is the improved Instagram carousel mode. With this feature, multiple images can be displayed on one post using a slider format. You can also imitate the native Instagram user experience by activating the pop-up gallery mode on your website. When a user clicks on a photo, this feature displays the content on your site in the same way they are on the Instagram website.

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Faustina Sadler

Thank you for stopping by WPWarfare and sharing your issue about sharing Instagram thumbnail images on your social media platforms. Unfortunately after much research I cannot seem to find a general answer as to why this would be happening to you. Without knowing the specific plugin or social media network you are trying to post to I cannot help you as I am not a plugin developer. My suggestion would be to contact the plugin author that developed the plugin you are using and ask them for remedies. If anyone is going to know what’s happening, they will. I hope this helps!

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Elza Leyva

Instagram WordPress photo embedding is just that easy. No Instagram WordPress plugin required, no need to use shortcode. To insert Instagram photo to WordPress post or page, you just need to copy and paste the Instagram photo link from Instagram website to your WordPress website.  WordPress will automatically embed the code needed to display your Instagram photos. At the begging of this article, we mentioned that you can actually add Instagram photos to any websites by using the Instagram photo embed code provided by the See this tutorial to add Instagram photos to websites. You can also follow the same way to embed Instagram media into WordPress. But WordPress is powerful enough to automatically add the code for you, so what you need is just to get the link to your photo.

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