Activate your Instagram integration

For the Professional and Premium pricing plans, we can populate your newsfeed with all your recent Instagram posts. Fully automated.

STEP 1: Accept the tester invitation

  1. Go to instagram.com and log in with your event's official account.

  2. Go to Settings → Apps and Websites and select the Tester Invites tab.

  3. Accept the invitation from Appmiral.

STEP 2: Authorize Appmiral to embed your Instagram posts

Follow this guideline closely to link your Instagram handle to your app.

  1. Log in to the Appmiral CMS and select your most recent Edition.

  2. Go to Settings in the left menu bar and select the 'Synchronization' tab.

  3. Scroll down to the Instagram Feed Synchronization section, the Instagram User will already be filled in and should match your event's Instagram account.



  4. Click on the Authenticate Instagram Account button. You will be redirected to Instagram. You may be asked to choose an Instagram account, be sure you are logged in with your event's Instagram account!




  5. Now click on the Authorize button. You will be redirected back to the Appmiral CMS where you will see a message saying "Instagram Access Token created".
  6. Go back to the Settings and the Synchronization tab, you should now see a long code in the Instagram Access Token field after you refresh the page.





    Great job, that means we're all set now 👍


From now on, Appmiral's Instagram importer is configured to retrieve your Instagram posts and display them in your app newsfeed.

 

If you have a Foundation app and want to automate your newsfeed as well, get in touch with us at hello@appmiral.com to discuss an upgrade.