HTML5 Tips: Add Your Instagram Feed to Your Site

August 20th 2012 | Designing with Wix

Why take all those pretty photos with Instagram if you can’t show them off to as many people as possible? Luckily for Wix users, now there’s a simple way to display your Instagram feed directly on your HTML5 website.

With just a few simple steps, you can integrate your pics into your website using the Instagram add-on. Add photos from concerts to your music website, beautiful food shots to your restaurant site, before-and-after pics to your interior design site – the sky’s the limit! And the best thing? It only takes a few minutes.

How to Add Your Instagram Photo Feed to Your HTML5 Website

  • In the HTML editor, click on “Add” (left menu)
  • Choose “Apps”

Instagram Feed

  • Choose “Instagram Feed”
Instagram Feed


  • In the window that opens, click “Add to Page”
Instagram Feed


  • The Instagram app is now added to your site! You can drag it to place it where you wish

Instagram Feed

  • To customize your Instagram app, click on it and then on “Settings”
  • In the new window that appeared, click “App Settings”
  • Connect your Instagram account and enter your login information
  • Below, under “Settings”, you can choose to show Likes, Comments profile info and a thumbnail grid
  • Under “Colors”, you can adjust the colors of the app components to your website

That’s it!

And the awesomeness is here to see:

Instagram Feed

Olivia Schafer’s Instagram

Instagram Feed

Steve Dub’s Instagram Feed



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