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How to add Instagram Testimonials app to BigCommerce

The phase-by-phase description on adding and setting up Instagram Reviews app to your own Bigcommerce site. The tutorial doesn’t require coding experience or any specific professional expertise to carry out and its installation will only take no more than a couple of minutes.

App description

Elfsight Social Reviews permits you to display Instagram reviews and publish them as your customers’ testimonials on your product or service. Real-life posts that allow to see the rating’s author are the most optimal method of increasing customer trust and raising the web resource’s conversion.

App’s features and basic characteristics:

  • Totally adaptive template;
  • A number of attractive preset design templates available;
  • Rating and other sales elements display;
  • Support for all clients.

Learn more about the app.

Installing the app

If any difficulties come up during the guide’s execution, contact our technical support and our support team will be happy to consult.

Phase 1: Getting the plugin

Create your own profile or authorize in

Paste your own email and create a password. If you have already registered an account, you will just have to access it at Elfsight Apps.

create your profile

Subscribe to a plugin

Select Instagram Testimonials in the catalog and click on it to go to the product’s page.

select instagram testimonials plugin

Setting up the appearance

Choose a layout you like or generate your plugin to your taste. You can read the details on all the characteristics at the testimonials plugin’s page.

setting up the appearance

Select a subscription

Choose the right option from the offered ones on the basis of the website’s traffic and your requirements. We offer both free and paid options.

select a paid subscription

Take the plugin’s code

To finish the first stage, you need to get the plugin’s code that you must install on your website.

get the testimonials plugin's code

Phase 2: Adding to a BigCommerce site

Login to your Bigcommerce profile

Go to Bigcommerce admin panel and click “Storefront” in the left menu.

bigcommerce profile

Select a page for the plugin

Press “Web Pages” to go to the required page you need.

page for the widget

Add the testimonials’ installation code

Switch the page to HTML format and add the plugin code to the content of the page. Save the edits.

testimonials' installation code


You have successfully installed the Testimonials plugin

how to add instagram testimonial to bigcommerce

How to edit a plugin’s parameters?

After you add the code to the website, you can introduce the corrections in your own profile at Elfsight Apps. You can carry out the changes via your Elfsight Apps profile in our functional editor and apply them.

The edits are automatically published and you don’t have to update the code every time.

What is Elfsight Apps?

It is a cloud resource to upgrade your web-page with the help of components. Add efficient functions and blend your web-page with social media to get more users and clients.

Generate your Instagram testimonials right here!

Free editor to generate your custom plugin for BigCommerce.

Still got questions?

If you need any further assistance, contact our very helpful Support Center and we'll be happy to answer any questions. Just expect a response during our working hours (from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. CET, Monday through Friday).