Display your latest Instagram posts and Twitter tweets on your home page using the Twitter and Instagram section. This section can be used to display both social media feeds, or just one of the two.
⚠ Instagram API deprecation
On March 2nd, 2020, Instagram will be modifying their API. This will directly affect the Instagram feed sections in Pixel Union themes.
Please refer to this article for more information and recommendations for replacing the feature.Learn more
Add Twitter and Instagram to your home page
- In the theme editor (Customize), click [+] Add section
- Locate Twitter and Instagram
- Click the section, then Add
Include an optional section heading
Give the section an optional Heading using the provided field.
Add a feed to the section
Next, click Add content. This will prompt you to choose either Instagram feed or Twitter feed.
Using the Instagram feed
For Instagram, you will need to locate and input your Instagram Access Token. Follow the help link (or click here) to learn how to generate a token.
Copy and paste your token into the Access token field in the theme editor along with your Username.
Related article: Using Instagram access tokens: Frequently asked questions
Using the Twitter feed
For Twitter, simply enter your Username in the corresponding field and check the Show retweets and/or Show images option if you would like to include those in your feed.