Instagram generator

Creating Instagram client

Sources

Instagram generator is working through the Instagram API, which requires some “work” on your part, you will need to create a Instagram client to access the data stored on Instagram.

Creating Instagram client

Steps

  1. Go to the Instagram generator plugin settings
  2. On a new tab go to this page: http://instagram.com/developer/clients/register/
  3. Create a new client on the Instagram API page
  4. Then you will get the Client ID and Client Secret which is required for the Instagram generator
  5. and hit the request token in the plugin and save the configuration

Video tutorial for the Instagram client

Generate slides

If you haven’t used the generator of Smart Slider 2, please check the common generator documentation before you continue. Those informations are important to understand the following section. You could also try to create your generator with Dynamic slider and you will have a basic generator with much less effort.

Sources

My feed

Smart Slider will create the slides from the images appear in your feed.

Parameters

No parameters available currently.

Variables

insta_var

  • {|url-x|} – Link to the image
  • {|low_res_image-x|} – Low resolution of the image
  • {|thumbnail_image-x|} – Thumbnail of the image
  • {|standard_res_image-x|} – The image
  • {|caption-x|} – Caption for the image
  • {|owner_username-x|} – User name of the owner
  • {|owner_full_name-x|} – Full name of the owner
  • {|owner_bio-x|} – Bio of the owner
  • {|owner_website-x|} – Website of the owner
  • {|owner_profile_picture-x|} – Profile picture of the owner
  • {|comment_count-x|} – Comment count of the image

Smart Slider will create the slides from Instagram images related to the given tag.

Parameters

insta_by_tag_config

  • Tag: valid Instagram tag to search
Variables

insta_var

  • {|url-x|} – Link to the image
  • {|low_res_image-x|} – Low resolution of the image
  • {|thumbnail_image-x|} – Thumbnail of the image
  • {|standard_res_image-x|} – The image
  • {|caption-x|} – Caption for the image
  • {|owner_username-x|} – User name of the owner
  • {|owner_full_name-x|} – Full name of the owner
  • {|owner_bio-x|} – Bio of the owner
  • {|owner_website-x|} – Website of the owner
  • {|owner_profile_picture-x|} – Profile picture of the owner
  • {|comment_count-x|} – Comment count of the image

Smart Slider will create the slides from the given user’s Instagram images.

Parameters

insta_photos_config

  • Username: the name of the Instagram user, whose photos will be shown.
Variables

insta_var

  • {|url-x|} – Link to the image
  • {|low_res_image-x|} – Low resolution of the image
  • {|thumbnail_image-x|} – Thumbnail of the image
  • {|standard_res_image-x|} – The image
  • {|caption-x|} – Caption for the image
  • {|owner_username-x|} – User name of the owner
  • {|owner_full_name-x|} – Full name of the owner
  • {|owner_bio-x|} – Bio of the owner
  • {|owner_website-x|} – Website of the owner
  • {|owner_profile_picture-x|} – Profile picture of the owner
  • {|comment_count-x|} – Comment count of the image