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Simple Instagram Embed

Paste any link to a Instagram picture or video in your post and the plugin replace your Instagram link with the Instagram Embed directly in your posts


  • Minor code formatting fixes
  • Minor changes to readme
  • Tested on WordPress 4.5.2


  • Fixed broken Instagram api URL used in cURL to load embed iframe.


  • Now using the Instagram oembed API endpoint instead of old fashioned iframe embed.
  • Embeds are now fully responsive and scales nicely for mobile devices.
  • Completely recoded the settings page to leverage the WordPress Settings API. Better late then never...
  • Any max width size can now be set in the settings page. No predefined sizes anymore.
  • Caption option on settings page has been change from display to hide caption if checked.
  • Fixed issue where embed broke if www. was included in the instagram URL.
  • Tested on WordPress 4.4


  • Added settings option to include/exlude image/video caption in embed. Please be aware that long captions might push down below the hight of the embed iframe and by so activate scroll inside the iframe.
  • Tested on WordPress 4.2.2.
  • Small update to the different size dimensions to allow for at least one row of caption.
  • Updated code to better follow the WordPress coding guidelines.


  • Fixed issue with image urls containing a dash not beeing embeded properly
  • Tested on WP 3.8.0


  • Changed method to add the embed. Plugin now use wordpress wp_embed_register_handler insteada of a add_filter on the_content
  • Fixed issue with embed breaking when content were added after the instagram link
  • You can now have multiple embeds in the same post or page


  • bug: Fixed issue with plugin breaking shortcodes or other plugins filtering the_content


  • bug: http/https no longer displayed before the embed
  • update: Tested on WordPress 3.6


  • Initial release

Requires: 3.0.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.0
Last Updated: 6 months ago
Active Installs: 4,000+


4.5 out of 5 stars


1 of 1 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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