This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



InstagramWidget is a small, light-weight plugin that brings your latest Instagram photos to your WordPress blog.


  • Showing your ”’latest Instagram”’ images
  • Control the ”’number of photos”’ to be displayed
  • ”’Customizable Cache”’ for better performance of your blog
  • Using ”’official API-Calls”’ to prevent errors

For the next version

  • Better cache control
  • Options for styling the images


  • The controls in the Widget-Administration



  • Widget-able WordPress theme
  • Please make sure, PHP_SAFE_MODE is turned off by your webhoster
  • To enable Cache, the directory {upload-folder}/instagram/ must be writable (there won’t be stored more than 10 KB)


  1. Upload instagramWidget.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Enable the plugin through the Plugin-Section
  3. Add the widget to any widget-area you want to
  4. Make sure you provide an API Key


How do I get an API key?

For authorization purposes there must be a separate authentication to Instagram. You can get your own API key via this small site:

”soon to be extended”

Contributors & Developers

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


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Interested in development?

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  • First Version added