How to connect to Instagram API

Flatsome 3.9+ is using the new Instagram Graph API to connect to Instagram. To use it, you'll need an Instagram Business or Creator account. This is a new limitation made by Facebook / Instagram and not by the Flatsome theme.

1

You'll need at least Flatsome v3.9 installed.

2

Follow these steps to set up an Instagram Business Account https://www.facebook.com/help/502981923235522

Steps should be performed from a mobile device as some settings are not available from a desktop.

3

Connect your Instagram Business Account to a Facebook Page.

4

Navigate to Flatsome → Advanced → Instagram and connect to your account and select your Facebook Page.

When your account is set up and linked you can only use your own Instagram feed or use any hashtag

Requirements

  • 3.9.0 or greater