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Adding an Instagram Gallery to your Website

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Adding an Instagram Gallery:

  1. Begin within your drag and drop editor.
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  2. From the menu on the left, choose Elements.
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  3. Scroll or search for Live Feeds.
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  4. Within this element category select Instagram and place it in the desired location on the page.
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  5. You will next see a pop up open prompting you to log in or confirm
    your account is linked and you would like to authorize the connection. Choose Authorize to continue.
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  6. You will then see a note about Instagram’s 60 day policy. Click OK to continue editing your site.
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Refreshing your Instagram link - 2020 Privacy Policy Update

In mid-2020 Instagram updated their privacy policy which requires connections to be refreshed every 60 days. For ease, we have added a count down to your element that shows how long until the reconnection must be made. To refresh your account connection you will need to:
  1. Begin within your drag and drop editor.
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  2. Select your Instagram gallery element.
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  3. In the white toolbar that appears above the element, choose Reconnect.
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  4. You will see a pop up for you to confirm your previous settings. Choose Authorize to proceed.
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  5. Publish your site for the updated connection to go live.