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

Installation

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,

https://www.instagram.com/p/CFtle2lpVC1/

The post id will be CFtle2lpVC1

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

instaloader -- -(post-id)

Example,

instaloader -- -CFtle2lpVC1

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

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