Download Instagram posts using Python ⚡

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In the 2nd post of the series, let's see how to download Instagram posts using Python.

To do this, we need to use a package called instaloader


Run the below command to install the package

pip install instaloader

Public profile

To download an Instagram post of a public account copy the post id from the URL. if the below is an URL,

The post id will be CFtle2lpVC1

Now, run the below command in the directory you want to download the image.

instaloader -- -(post-id)


instaloader -- -CFtle2lpVC1

This method only works for public profiles, to learn more visit

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