Post a picture automatically on Instagram using Python
Prerequisites: Python Programming Language
Instagram is a photo and video-sharing social networking service owned by Facebook, Python provides powerful tools for interacting with Instagram. In this article, we will come to know how we can post a picture automatically on the Instagram account just by writing a few lines of Python code.
Install ‘instabot‘ package using the below command in the terminal.
pip install instabot
Import class ‘Bot‘ from ‘instabot‘ package.
Create a variable let’s say ‘bot’ and store the class ‘Bot’ in it.
Login to your instagram account using the below command. Provide your Instagram ‘username’ and ‘password’.
Upload your photo using the following command.
Below is the full program to upload the photo on Instagram. The below program uploads a picture of “Technical Scripter 2019”.
Below is the screen shot of the post at Instagram of the above photo.