Fashion is an aesthetic and visual art form – so it’s only natural that when starting a fashion blog many choose Instagram as their primary social platform of choice. If you’re looking to offer a seamless Instagram and blog experience for your readers, fans and followers, consider harnessing the power of these free and premium plugins for WordPress.
Instagram Journal: $19
Leverage the full power of the Instagram API with this powerful and versatile Instagram plugin, designed to display everything from your photos, photos you’ve liked, photos of additional accounts, photos based on hashtags and location, and more. Retina ready and 100% responsive for viewing on mobile devices, Instagram Journal has an average user rating of 4.7/5 stars.
Instagram Slider: $0
Want to put your #OOTD (outfit of the day) pics up front and center on your fashion blog? Create and display an Instagram slideshow on your WordPress site with Instagram Slider, which can be customized to match your color themes and design features. Users simply hover over the Instagram logo displayed by the Instagram Slider extension to gain instant access to your Instagram media slideshow. This plugin has an average user rating of 5/5 stars.
Instagram Theatre: $15
Offering a range of different layouts including grid, list, and full-screen, Instagram Theatre is designed to allow you to easily pull photos from your Instagram account for display on your WordPress website or blog. You can also pull photos from the Instagram popular feed, specify a tag or location to search from the Instagram API, and pull images from multiple user accounts. It includes Fancybox integration and jQuery animations and effects, and has an average user rating of 4.3/5 stars.
Instagram Feed: $0
Display beautifully clean, customizable, and responsive feeds from multiple non-private Instagram accounts (make sure you can view them) in a single feed, or in multiple feeds, with Instagram Feed – one of the most popular Instagram plugins available from the WordPress Plugin Directory. Responsive and mobile-ready, you can display thumbnail, medium or full-size photos from your Instagram feed, and customize the width, height, number of photos, number of columns, image size, background color, image spacing and more. Display a branded header at the top of your feed, along with a Follow on Instagram button at the bottom to encourage more social engagement. This plugin has an average user rating of 5/5 stars.
Looking for a great Instagram widget plugin to display photos on your fashion blog? InstaLink offers opportunities for pulling images into a widget within your sidebar based on username, hashtag, or usernames filtered by hashtag. Responsive, user-friendly, and with support for 15 languages, it offers simple color, image size and heading customization, and has an average user rating of 4.9/5 stars.
Social Count Plus: $0
Leverage your massive Instagram following on your fashion blog by displaying your follower count and showing visitors and sponsors just how much social influence you have. Social Count Plus can be used to count and display the number of Instagram followers you have, as well as followers from Facebook, Pinterest and Twitter, and your total comments. It has an average user rating of 4.8/5 stars.
Instagram Product Photos for WooCommerce: $12
Earning revenue from your fashion blog with WooCommerce and looking to easily integrate Instagram into your promotional strategy? Instagram Product Photos for WooCommerce is designed to quickly and easily display relevant product photos on your WooCommerce product pages. You can pull images from your brand’s account, or mix your images from a group of tags. This plugin offers full lightbox support and image grid customization, and has an average user rating of 3.1/5 stars.