Instagram Releases Image Embedding Functionality

on July 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

Instagram have announced that users can now officially embed Instagram images on external websites.

How can I embed Instagram photos or videos on a web page?

To get an embed code for an Instagram photo or video, you’ll need to visit the post on the web:

  1. Go to[username]
  2. Click on the post to expand it
  3. Click “” in the bottom-right corner and select Embed
  4. Copy the embed code that appears and paste it into your web page’s HTML


This allows users to share this Instagram Pictures and Videos on blogs, websites and other online media.

For example I have embedded this picture posted by Instagram below: