In short: This online tool will download Instagram posts by username.
Click to view the example data file for a better idea of the output.
⚠️ Our app for downloading Instagram posts can scrape data only from publicly open accounts. If you enter a private account, the bot won’t return any data. ⚠️
Why scrape Instagram posts for business?
Our fast and simple Instagram post downloader app can be used for multiple business-related purposes, such as:
- Improving your SMM strategy
- Getting new insights into your target audience’s interests
- Analyzing your competition
- Gathering statistical data
- Finding new ideas for your IG posts and many more!
The Instagram post bot can easily grab the following details:
- Profile URL
- Profile name
- Post URL
- Taken at timestamp
- Taken at date
- Post type (e.g. video, image, etc.)
- Description text
- Is video (true / false)
- Video view count
- Video has audio (true / false)
- Is affiliate (true / false)
- Is paid partnership (true / false)
- Comments disabled (true / false)
- Total likes
- Total comments
- Product type (e.g. feed)
How to scrape Instagram posts by user?
- Sign up on Botster
- Go to the bot's start page
- Select the number of Instagram posts to scrape
- Enter an Instagram username
- Click the "Start this bot" button
That's it – the Instagram post extractor has started working!
1. Open the Launch bot form.
Click on the "Start bot" button on the right-hand side of this page to open the spider's form:
2. Enter the details.
Give your "Job" a meaningful title, and optionally specify (or create) a project folder:
3. Set the limit.
Select how many posts you would like to scrape with the help of the Instagram post downloader by username.
⚠️ The final number of extracted posts may differ! ⚠️
4. Enter an Instagram username.
Open the desired Instagram profile that is publicly visible and copy the username:
Enter the username into a special field. No @ symbol needed:
5. Specify time settings.
Click on the checkbox if you want this bot to download Instagram profile posts regularly:
Once you’ve clicked on the checkbox, the available options will appear. You can set the app to download Instagram posts as often as:
- every day
- once a week
- twice a week
If no longer needed, the Instagram post scraper can be stopped either manually or at a certain date specified in advance:
6. Set up notifications.
Specify if you would like to receive a notification when the grabber has managed to export Instagram post data into a spreadsheet:
7. Start the bot!
Click the "Start this bot" button on the right-hand side:
That's it! You will be taken to your "Jobs" section. The software is now working and will notify you once it's done scraping Instagram posts by user.
After the bot completes the job you can download all Instagram posts of a user as an Excel (XLSX), CSV or JSON file.