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Setup Instagram

Instagram integration is a special feature for this theme, you don’t need to install a shopify app to feed your images. To setup instagram you need to go General settings -> Instagram integration, input your user_id, client_id and token.

To find what is your user_id, you can go to this website: https://smashballoon.com/instagram-feed/find-instagram-user-id

To get client id, you need create an instagram app, following below are steps:

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  • Click on button “register a new client”:
  • Input app information
  • After that you can see information like this

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Yes, you get a client_id.

The final step is get token, you can use this app to generate token: http://instagram.pixelunion.net/. After that, you can use user_id, client_id and token to setup instagram images on your website.

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However, this is sandbox mode. If you need to load more images, you need a submission to Instagram team to change production mode. Please read and follow this guide carefully: https://www.instagram.com/developer/review/. (You just need basic permission to get images)

 

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