Instagram Photostream

Embed Instagram Photostream widget

The Instagram Photostream template is a responsive way to broadcast Instagram pictures and videos on your website. With the auto-update feature, you can stream the latest posts in real-time. Make your audience come back for more!
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Easy installation
Works on 99.9% of websites
Free plan available
  • Business & Personal Account Feeds
  • Hashtag Feeds
  • Multiple Sources in One Widget
  • Official API Integrations
  • Carousel and Reels Post Support
  • Content Filtering and Moderation
  • 10+ Custom Color Palettes
  • Account Info with Follow Button
  • Infinite Popup Content Display
  • Post Social Sharing Button
  • Post Comments & Likes
  • Automatic Video Playback
  • Multiple Layout Choices
  • Mobile Responsive
  • Page-Speed Friendly Lazy Loading
  • Free-Coding Editor
  • Custom CSS
  • 30+ Languages Support
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How to embed the Instagram Photostream widget on the website?

To add the Instagram content as a photostream to your website, you should follow these steps:

  1. Customize the Instagram plugin’s appearance to blend with your website style.
  2. Log in to your Elfsight admin panel or register for a new account for free.
  3. Obtain the unique installation code meant just for you.
  4. Visit your website.
  5. Insert the code into the site editor. You’re all set!

Check out our article for additional information on how to embed Instagram Feed on any website.

What website platforms can integrate with the Instagram Photostream widget?

It doesn’t matter which platform or CMS you use—almost every website can showcase your Instagram Feed easily. But here’s the list of the most popular ones:

Squarespace, Wix, HTML, Webflow, WordPress, Shopify, Elementor, Google Sites, GoDaddy, iFrame, etc.

Take advantage of the widget’s benefits, and there won’t be any difficulties with compatibility!

Do I need to have coding or programming skills to embed the Instagram Photostream?

No, you don’t. Ensuring alignment with users, Elfsight develops code-free widgets, catering to a broad user base. This way, there’s no necessity for technical proficiency or a third-party service to add your Instagram Photostream to the website.

Can I use the Instagram Photostream template for free?

Yes, Elfsight offers a freemium pricing model to make plugins accessible for everyone! The Free plan is particularly suitable for novices, and it offers a full package to cover basic needs. So if you want to create, this plan is ideal for you! You may stick to this plan for as long as you wish or get upgraded to discover the additional features.

What sources of content are available for the Instagram widget?

Understandably, the main source is Instagram. Yet, the plugin includes an account type categorization:

  • Public Account and Hashtags
  • User’s Business Account
  • User’s Personal Account

How to customize the widget for Instagram Photostream?

If you would like to add a personal touch to the widget, you may want to consider adjusting these elements and features:

  • Layout
    You can personalize the layout by adjusting the design style, number of columns and rows, header, and feed title. At this moment, there are two available layout formats—Slider and Grid—so choose the one that suits your website aesthetics better.
  • Color scheme
    Select one of 12 pre-made color schemes for your Instagram Feed widget: Sky, Dark, Emerald, Jeans, Leather, Light, Night Life, Orange, Red Power, Yellow, and Custom.
  • Sorting and filtering
    The plugin has a built-in filters feature that lets you display and hide some posts based on a hashtag or phrase. Plus, you have two options—publication date and source list position—to sort the order of Instagram content.
  • Custom elements
    Personalize the Instagram Photostream elements: insert the feed title, show or hide post elements, arrange the CTA buttons, adjust colors, or even insert a Custom CSS to match your visual preferences.

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Help with Instagram Photostream Setup and Website Installation

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