Instagram Introduces Photo and Video Embeds

Instagram Introduces Photo and Video Embeds

Instagram, which added video capabilities in June, had lacked the embed feature — unlike rival video service Vine.
Instagram, which added video capabilities in June, had lacked the embed feature — unlike rival video service Vine.

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Instagram added the ability to embed photos and videos on Wednesday.

Users can find the embed button — available only on desktop — on the right side of public photos or videos. The button provides a code users can insert into blogs and articles.

Instagram, which added video capabilities in June, had lacked the embed feature — unlike rival video service Vine. Vine introduced the embed option in March. Instagram users who have their accounts set to private, however, won’t see the embed option.

Read why Instagram Video Beats Vine at Mashable.