Instagram Connect

Instagram Connect

by X-MAGE2


Magento Platform
Open Source (CE)
2.0, 2.1

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
04 July, 2017
Extensions, Content & Customizations, Personalization & Experience Management
License Type:
Open Software License 3.0 (OSL-3.0)


Integrates Instagram with Magento 2 and shows product images by Instagram tags. Supports responsive design and page builder.

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Nowadays, Instagram is one of the most popular mobile photos, video sharing application and gives the user a very effective way to advertise their products. Instagram Connect extension provides the functions to fetch all posts from a user's Instagram profile or hash tagged posts for each product and presentsa them in the user's store. A free Instagram account is required to use this extension.

The easy configuration allows user to set up an Instagram profile, choose if images can display on product detail page, or create a widget to display images anywhere the user wants. With product's tag, the user can just choose the tag and do the hash tag on the Instagram images, the image will be shown on the store website. The user can choose to display their Instagram account followers where where the customers can link to them to have more information about the Store.

With a strong display configuration, the extension brings the user a lot of options to show their Instagram images in the best view. Moreover, the images display as a responsive carousel so the images can be enlarged after clicking on the image.

For the newest version 2.0.0, administrators can create a tile layout page to display hash-tagged images for product by dragging and dropping action. The layout can easily change templates and be responsive following what administrator want.


  • Instagram connect configuration: Instagram connect configuration: The Instagram Connect extension's configuration allow administrators to input the "Client Id", "Client Secret" and "Access Token" fields to connect and get information from Instagram API.
  • Instagram images display configuration: The Instagram Images Display configuration allows administrator to configure if the Instagram images can be displayed on product detail page or not. The images on the product detail page will display based on product's tag which will be the hash-tag on Instagram. Administrators just need to hash tag on Instagram to make the image display in the store.

  • Create tag for product: To make the administrator easy to display images on Instagram, Instagram Connect extension provide the product tag attribute. The administrator just can input product tag one time in the back end. The product tag will display on the product detail page and use in an Instagram hash tag for linking that image with the product.

  • Display Instagram images by product's tag: The administrator can copy the tag with # character and paste into the comment of Instagram images which related to that product to make hash tag. The images will be displayed on the product detail page and make a good advertisement for that product.

  • Instagram image widget: For making administrator more convenient to display Instagram images for advertisement in the store. The Instagram Connect extension provide the feature which helps create a widget to display Instagram images on everywhere administrator add the widget. The displayed image will be the newest images and the administrator can configure the number of images to fit with the store's responsive UI. With the new version, user can configure to display images following the number of columns and rows with their likes and comments count. It will make customer have more choice to display images in different places in Store website.

  • Instagram follower widget: When the customer first time look to the Store, they don't know how good this website and they want to ask some another one. The follower list feature will help display all followers of store owner account on Instagram as slide of their thumbnail images. Once click to image, it will redirect to the follower's Instagram page. They can talk with the follower to have some comments about product's quality or have more discussion so far. It will bring a lot of reliable advertisement for the store.
  • Instagram Shopping Page layout template design: Images from Instagram can bring to the customer the reality of the product or some better view which the shop owner cannot think about. The feature will create a new store page with the full Instagram image under the tile layout. The tile layout template will be created, edited in the Admin page easily by dragging and dropping the tiles on the screen. Administrator can see what will be displayed on the store page directly on the Admin page. They will choose by themselves what hash-tagged images will be displayed on the layout using drag and drop action. Some time images can be authorized and can have many sizes, choosing images by dragging and dropping images can help administrator choose the right images which can have the resolution fit with each tile of layout and also focus on the key products by making their images bigger than another.


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Backend Demo:

Username: icdemouser

Password: xmage2demouser

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Release Notes

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  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.0 2.1
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    - Fix javascript bug to display slider


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