Instagram is now realy HUUGE! If you’re not familiar with Instagram, it’s a photo-sharing network, where Mobile App users can make selfies, pictures and videos and upload them. It’s an amazing platform for fun, it’s all about followers, likes, comments, just like facebook but without status updates… Discover Instagram right now – instagram.com – Wiki (Instagram).
Instagram is a good way to promote your stuff, advertise yourself and much more, it’s great for business too. Why should you connect your Blog with Instagram? Because Instagram has got over 200 millions users, so what’s the problem with advertising your blog? There’s no problem, just make an Instagram account,and post pictures like on your blog and link to your blog. What is this widget actually? This widget takes your Instagram pictures and posts them on your Blog (where you place your Widget).When you take a picture on Instagram that picture will appear on your Blog too, it’s awesome, this is how it looks like.
In this tutorial i will show you how to add an instagram widget to Blogger blog, this will help you with collecting more followers, likes, comments and what? More traffic to your blog everyday, so let’s head over this tutorial, follow me step by step and you will have an AWESOME instagram profile!
Take the code
First you need the code, go to intagme.com , let’s see what they want from us.First type your Instagram username just like on the picture below. You can also filter images by #hashtag, example, you want your widget to show you just the pictures about football then type #football and all the pictures with “football” hashtag will appear in your widget.
Choose between Grid and Slideshow type of showing Instagram images, if you don’t know what’s the different’s look at the picture below(left is the slideshow,and right is the grid).
You can also change the background color, size of the thumbnails, borders and much more, just play with those options, it’s not complicated.
When you decide what kind of design your widget will have just click on the “Get code” button and copy the code that they gave you.
Paste the code
Now go to your Blogger Dashboard, go to “Layout” settings, then a new window will come out, click on “Add a Gadget” link, just like on the picture below.
In the new window paste code you got from instagme.com and click “Save” button. Click on the ” Save arrangement ” button in the right upper corner on the “Layout” page.
Go to your Blog and preview changes, great right? Now keep posting images on Instagram and build your Instaempire! And you know what? Stay tutioned!