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How to Create a Website for Instagram Profile

Let’s imagine the following.. You have been building an Instagram profile for several months or years. Everything is goinng well. You have a large list of followers and your posts are widely spread through the network. You receive followers’ feedback and enjoy seeing lots of likes on almost every post you share. And here comes the moment when you feel that you can get even more benefits from your good work. One of the best ways to level up your Instagram account is to create a website for it.

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On your website you can share tips and tricks, sell items, present clothes, offer jewelry or precious stones or shoes, or some kind of services. In other words you have the chance to be as helpful as possible to all people that belong to your Instagram audience and even reach new audiences.

Furthermore, creating a website for Instagram enables you to monetize your work in some way. A website related to your business profile gives credibility to your brand name and serves for your personal and professional development as well. Another benefit is that no matter what happens with the Instagram platform you will have your own website and it will be under your full control.

Before we begin with the creation process, we will share some knowledge about a few important Instagram specifics as well as some tips on successful blogging.

#LinkinBio

Instagram originally started as a photo-sharing platform, and since its first appearance in 2010 it has become one of the most popular social media platforms for small businesses. If you are wondering where your website for Instagram will appear on the platform it is in the bio section of your profile.

Another place to present your website will be in your stories. By adding different buttons with call-to-action text like “Swipe up”, “Tap here”, “Click for more” and other you can lead your followers to your website. The rule here is that your Instagram profile should have 10k followers at least.

When you have a website that hosts your online campaigns it becomes easier to navigate your followers to reach an article or an offer selected by you. All you need to do is to tell them to enter the link in your bio under the posts you publish.

For a more advanced stage of the development of your website for Instagram you can consider the help of different link in bio tools to drive more traffic and sales from Instagram. Examples of such tools are Linkin.bio, Linktree, and Lnk.bio.

If you want to learn more about how these tools work and how to set up them for your Instagram account and the website related to it, leave us a comment in the comment section at the end of this article.


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How to Embed Instagram Profile Feed on Your Website

No matter how big your Instagram audience is now, its constant growth is definitely a desired outcome. Your appealing posts will provide for the process for sure, but why not trying to reach new audiences outside the platform. Here we will share with you one convenient way to do this.

By embedding your Instagram profile feed on your website you definitely have the chance to present your well-built account to new people who visit your website.

Embedded posts automatically resize to fit their container, so they will look great on both mobile and desktop websites. Once you create your website for Instagram you can return to this paragraph and follow the steps below to embed posts from your feed on your brand new shiny website.

    Start with opening your Instagram business app in the browser.
    Go to the image you want to embed and choose the 3 dots menu in the upper right corner.
    Select the “Embed” option and copy the embed code that will be provided to you.
    Navigate to your WordPress editor window and find the page where you want that Instagram post to appear.
    Select the exact area where you want to add the code and paste the link.
    Click “Preview” or directly “Update” to see how your embedded Instagram feed appears in the post.
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Follow the steps below to create a website:


1.Domain Name and Web Hosting. 2.Install WordPress and Theme.


What do you need before starting a website.

Before starting site setup process, we strongly advise that you complete the following preparation steps:

  • Have a clear idea for the site's domain name. For example, good tip is to make it short and with focused keywords.
  • Make sure to have an active credit or debit card so that you can make online purchases with it.
  • Make sure you prepare a computer that has stable internet connection.

Step 1: Purchase a domain name and web hosting type.


1. Open your web browser and type "siteground.com" as shown below. Then click "Web Hosting":


2. Choose the hosting plan you prefer and click "GET PLAN".


3. Type in the website name you wish and click "Proceed".


4. Type in your account information and client information in the appropriate fields.


5. Enter your purchase information and payment details.


6. Review your total, tick the "I confirm" box and then click on "Pay Now" button.


If you have done it successfully, this is what you should see:



1.Domain Name and Web Hosting. 2.Install WordPress and Theme.

Step 2: Install WordPress and an appropriate visual theme for your website.


1. Log in to your account and click the "Websites" tab. Then click the "COMPLETE" button as shown below.


2. Select "Start a New Website" and then select "Wordpress". For an online store, select "WooCommerce"


3. Type your new separate WordPress login e-mail and password and click "CONTINUE"


4. Click on "FINISH" if you don't want to add any offered features.


5. Type "yoursitename.com/wp-admin/" in your browser and log-in using the WordPress e-mail and password you created earlier.


6. On the welcome screen, click on "START NOW".


7. Choose a theme that suits your site type and your preferences and requirements and click "SELECT" as shown.


8. To install the theme, click "CONFIRM" as shown.


9. Add any free optional extras to your WordPress and click "COMPLETE" as shown.


10. When you see the "Your site is ready" screen, click on "GO TO DASHBOARD".


11. Congratulations on your new site! This is your WordPress dashboard! You can use it to customize your site and change media in it. If you want to change the theme again, click "Appearance->Themes" and click the "Add New" button, as shown.

You can preview and switch to another theme by clickig "Preview" and "Install" buttons respectively.


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