Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms today. How about if you could showcase your favorite Instagram photos into the slider of your WordPress site?
While there are many WordPress slider plugins available, SlideDeck3 has the power to do it for you in just 4 steps. Here is a quick guide on how to create an awesome WordPress Instagram slider using SlideDeck in 30 seconds.
Creating a WordPress Instagram slider:-
Step ONE: – Create Slider
First, you need to install and activate the SlideDeck3 Plugin.
Step TWO: – Integrating Instagram
The next step is to connect with your Instagram account.
To create Instagram Access Token:-
Click Advance Option Tab » Create an Instagram Client Id by clicking on the link Click here to get your client id. Make sure you are already signed into your Instagram account in the same browser.
Once you get your Client ID, click Generate Instagram Access Token to create your Access Token.
Click Authorize. You will be back to your SlideDeck3 screen. Click Update Options to save the settings.
Visit SlideDeck3 » Manage and select Create SlideDeck under Dynamic Slider
Select Instagram Source as a Dynamic Source for your slider
Click on the Instagram icon.
You will notice that your Instagram Access Token is already filled
Put your Instagram Username » Apply
Step THREE: – Customize Your Slider
Once you get your favorite images into the slider, it’s time to adorn it with your favorite lenses and settings. So go ahead and check out the various available options.
Step FOUR: – Publish Your Slider
It’s time to publish your work!
Select any of the three publishing methods and you are done.
You are all set to create an awesome Instagram slider on your website. If you have any questions or feedback, please let me know in the comments.
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If you have any questions or feedback, please let me know in the comments.