Mar 242015
 
WordPress Plugin Name: Social Slider Widget
Plugin URL:https://wordpress.org/plugins/instagram-slider-widget/

Plugin Author: creativemotion
WordPress profile: creativemotion
Plugin version: 1.9.5
Last updated: April 19, 2021 (3 months ago)
Tested up to (WP version): WP 5.7.2
Downloaded: 0
Rating: 5 (out of 5)

Description


Display Instagram feeds in widgets, posts, pages, or anywhere else using shortcodes.

Display Youtube videos in widgets, posts, pages, or anywhere else using shortcodes.

Important

The plugin has moved to the new Instagram Basic Display API.
To make your widgets work again, reconnect your instagram accounts in the plugin settings. Read more about the changes

Features

  • Super easy to set up. Just create a widget with the necessary settings and add it anywhere on your website using shortcodes
  • Display Images in Slider or Thumbnails
  • No API Key Needed. Show Instagram feeds on your website without authorization. Just enter a username and see the result (make sure to check the Instagram limitations on showing feeds without authorization).
  • Show Instagram feeds on your website without authorization using hashtags (make sure to check the Instagram limitations on showing feeds without authorization).
  • Authorize several Instagram accounts and show multiple feeds simultaneously with no limitations.
  • Fully responsive for mobile devices. Great view on any screen size and width.
  • Flexible layout settings. Customize the size, the number of images and columns, image spacing and much more!
  • Show thumbnails, medium or full-size images from your Instagram feed
  • Link images to user profile, image URL, attachment URL, custom URL or none
  • Sort images Randomly, Popularity, Date
  • Customize the display order by date, popularity or random
  • Show or hide the account title
  • For more info visit cm-wp.com

Benefits

  • Increase your visitors' engagement. Get more followers on your Instagram account
  • Time-saving. You no longer need to post fresh images and entries on the website. Just upload them on Instagram, and your website visitors will know about it instantly
  • A new way of posting news. Flexible settings for widget display templates give your content a seamless and attractive view on any website design
  • Keep up your website. Post news on Instagram more often, and Social Slider Widget will take care of the rest
  • Intuitive settings. It will only take 10 seconds to configure the widget and get the content on your website; no need to authorize on Instagram or handle tokens. And you can authorize your account in one click!

PRO Version

To maintain the free version and provide prompt, effective & free support, we offer the Pro version. 
In the Pro version, you can:
* authorize several accounts and display multiple feeds simultaneously (fully compatible with Instagram December 11, 2018, API changes);
* display how many likes and comments each post has;
* create carousels of posts;
* use Masonry or Highlight for feeds;
* display captions for images and videos;
* View the photos and videos from your feed in a beautiful pop-up lightbox which allows users to experience your content without leaving your site;
* display description, comments of the video in Pop Up;
Learn more about the Pro version or watch the demo.

Feedback and support

Our goal is to create a simple yet powerful plugin – customized and multifunctional, with prompt and helpful support. For any difficulties or questions about the setup, open a ticket on the support forum and get support in no time.

Why do you need it?

  • Increase your visitors' engagement. Get more followers on your Instagram account.
  • Time-saving. You no longer need to post fresh images and entries on the website. Just upload them on Instagram, and your website visitors will know about it instantly.
  • A new way of posting news. Flexible settings for widget display templates give your content a seamless and attractive view on any website design.
  • Keep up your website. Post news on Instagram more often, and Social Slider Widget will take care of the rest.
  • Intuitive settings. It will only take 10 seconds to configure the widget and get the content on your website; no need to authorize on Instagram or handle tokens. And you can authorize your account in one click!
  • Great user support.

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Translations

  • English (default), always included
  • Dutch — big thanks to @webepc, @psmits1567
  • Swedish — big thanks to @elbogen, @webbmasterpianise
  • Portuguese (Brazil) — big thanks to @eberton-moraes

We are very need for your help with translating the Social Slider Widget plugin into your native language. We want to make it international and understandable for everyone. Please contact us via email inside the plugin, or create a topic on our support forum if you can help with the translations. In exchange for your help, we will give you better support and our premium plugins absolutely free!



FAQ


Images from instagram are no longer displayed in the widget

If you use your account in the widget, go to the plugin settings and reconnect your instagram account.
If you don’t use an account in the widget, go to the plugin settings and connect your instagram account.

If you see a message ‘Instagram requires authorization to view a user profile. Use autorized account in widget settings’

Go to the plugin settings and add an instagram account (click “Add account”), then go to the widget settings and select the added account.

If you see a message ‘No images found’

If you use your account in the widget, go to the plugin settings and reconnect your instagram account.
If you don’t use an account in the widget, go to the plugin settings and add an instagram account (click “Add account”), then go to the widget settings and select the added account.



Screenshots:


  1. Authorize several accounts and display multiple feeds simultaneously

    Authorize several accounts and display multiple feeds simultaneously

  2. Display Instagram feeds in widgets, posts, pages, or anywhere else using shortcodes

    Display Instagram feeds in widgets, posts, pages, or anywhere else using shortcodes

  3. Create carousels of posts

    Create carousels of posts

  4. No API Key Needed. Show Instagram feeds on your website without authorization. Just enter a username and see the result

    No API Key Needed. Show Instagram feeds on your website without authorization. Just enter a username and see the result

  5. Normal slider

    Normal slider

  6. Thumbnail

    Thumbnail

  7. Thumbnail without border

    Thumbnail without border

  8. Slick slider

    Slick slider

  9. Masonry

    Masonry

  10. Highlight

    Highlight



Other notes:




Latest Change log entry:


  • Fixed: Removed unnecessary loading of styles and scripts
  • Fixed: Conflicts with some themes in the masonry template
  • Fixed: Performance improvement
  • Minor fixes


Tags:


Instagram, instagram feed, instagram gallery, instagram photos, Instagram widget

+ Jason's Comments

I prefer slider but can show thumbnail grid. Works for widgets and provides a shortcode for placing in pages / posts.


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