Instagram Slider Widget

Description

Instagram Slider Widget is a responsive slider widget that shows 12 latest images from a public instagram user or up to 18 images from a hashtag.

Features

  • Images from Instagram are imported as WordPress attachments
  • Display Images in Slider or Thumbnails
  • No API Key Needed
  • Link images to user profile, image URL, locally saved image, attachment URL, custom URL or none
  • Sort images Randomly, Popularity, Date
  • For more info visit http://instagram.jrwebstudio.com

Where can I get support

I will try to respond to all on plugin support forum but users showing back-link on their website will be more privileged!

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Screenshots

  • Frontend Widget Slider
  • Frontend Widget Thumbs
  • Backend Configuration

Installation

Installation

  1. Upload instagram-slider-widget to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the \’Plugins\’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Appearance > Widgets and drag \’Instagram Slider Widget\’ to your sidebar
  4. Update the settings in the widget: Instagram Username, Images Layout, Number of Images to show, Check for new images hours

Requirements

  • PHP 5.2.0 or later
  • WordPress 3.5 or later
  • WordPress Cron must be enabled

Reviews

Really simple

Incredibly simple to configure via the widget options. The simplicity of it limits some functionality, but ideal for a non techie user to connect their blog to their Instagram account.

THE BEST & WORTH TO DONATE!

After hours looking for instagram plugin(my requirement only to call/publish images with hashtag) …

This is the best plugin.. all i need is here.. you give it for free & i as a user really appreciate it! Because of this, i will to donate for you!

Thanxs developer!

Just works..

After tried several plugins here on WP.org, I ended up with this one.

And guess what, this one just works (compared to others…), hence the title 🙂

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Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

1.4.0

  • Fixed the issue where duplicate images were being inserted into Media Library
  • Added a button in widget to remove previously created duplicate images
  • Simplified the options to save images into media library
  • Added an option to show backlink to help plugin development

1.3.3

  • Fixed notification error message.

1.3.2

  • Fixed deeplink issue with smartphones. Contributors via wordpress forum @ricksportel
  • Added option to block users when searching for hashtag. Sponsored by VirtualStrides.com
  • Modified sizes to show square croped and original sizes
  • Added new wordpress size only for instagram plugin – regenerating thumbnails might be required.
  • Added option to stop Pinterest pinning on images

1.3.1

  • Fixed issue when no images were shown due to instagram recent changes.
  • Caption fix when no caption in image
  • set wait time to 3 min for php because of larger images
  • updated flexislider to latest version

1.3.0

  • Added Option to search for hashtags
  • Added Limit for number of words to appear in caption
  • Fixed 500 server error that accured when loading 15+ images
  • Fixed css for some themes

1.2.3

  • Added Links for Instagram Hashtags
  • Updtated flexislider to 2.5.0
  • Added Slide Speed in miliseconds
  • Brought back Image Size for images loaded directly from Instagram
  • Changed CSS for thumbnails Template
  • Added Thumbnails Without borders template

1.2.2

  • Modified the code to work with new Instagram Page
  • Removed Image Size option when loading images directly from Instagram
  • 24 Images can now be displayed
  • Fixed multiple widget bug using widget ids in class names
  • Added better explanation for sources

1.2.1

  • Bug fixes
  • Shortcode for widgets
  • Option not to insert images into media library

1.2.0

  • Full Rewritte of the plugin

1.1.3

  • bug fix not working after wordpresss update
  • Added multisite support
  • Javascript for slider is enqueued at the top of the page

1.1.2

  • minor bug fix
  • Added Optional Slider Caption Overlay template

1.1.1

  • The text and control for slider visible on mouse over
  • Reorganised Slider html format
  • Css Styling for slider

1.1.0

  • Added Option to link images to a Custom URL
  • Added Option to link images to localy saved instagram images
  • Fixed flexislider namespace causing problems in sites using flexislider
  • Rename css classes to match new flexislider namespace

1.0.4

  • Added Option to insert images into media library
  • Fixed error caused by missing json_last_error() function ( php older than 5.3 only )

1.0.3

  • Added Option to link images to User Profile or Image Url
  • Code Cleanup

1.0.2

  • Compatibility for php older than 5.3
  • Stlying fix for thumbnail layout
  • Added Option to Randomise Images

1.0.1

  • Removed preg_match
  • Using exact array index
  • Bug Fixes

1.0

  • First Realease