How to add an instagram feed to the homepage

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Using the Instagram feed homepage section you can show the six most recent images from your Instagram feed, add more Instagram sections if you have more than one Instagram account. In this article, we will go through the steps to set up an Instagram feed section.

Step 1

You will need to retrieve your Instagram access token by generating one here

Step 2

From your Shopify Admin go to Online Store > Themes and click Customize next to your theme. While on your homepage under the Sections tab find and open the Instagram Feed Section. Give the section a heading (or leave it blank) paste access token and click save. 

Note

On the Icon theme, the Instagram Feed shows the images in black and white and color on hover. If you would prefer that they always be in color then follow the steps in this tutorial here .