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Instagram Followers


Show off your latest Instagram followers with our simple widget for WordPress. Our tool is easy to use and can be added to any of your widget areas on your website or blog.

To get started, download and activate our widget from this page or within the WordPress plugin interface. Drag and drop the Instagram Followers Widget into one of your widget areas and then click on the Connect To Instagram button.

You can set up your widget in the management area under your Appearance menu.


  • Drag and drop to install a widget
  • Configuration form -> searching for an Instagram user
  • Configuration form -> specifying the widget display options
  • Configuration form -> more advanced settings


Installation as usual.

  1. Unzip and upload all files to a sub-directory in “/wp-content/plugins/”.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress admin area.
  3. Add ‘Instagram Followers’ widget to your sidebar via ‘Appearance’ > ‘Widgets’ menu in your admin area.
  4. Click “Connect to Instagram” and follow the instructions.
  5. Enjoy and rate!

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“Instagram Followers” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Fixed javascript conflicts in admin
  • Improved user search drop down
  • Fixed twitter share button


  • Added fix for warning on widget check.
  • Added review bar.
  • Removed joe editor backup files from repo.


  • Added configuration guide notifications to make installation easier.


  • Added customised widget header for better identification.
  • Fixed customizer interface so that it works now.


  • First version of the Instagram Followers widget!