Instagram is the most popular images and photos sharing sites. It is developed and acquired by FaceBook since 2012. The most of celebrities belonging to the various industries have their profile in the Instagram.

Pre-Requests or Dependencies:
  1. One of the Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian, Fedora,  CentOS and RHEL. The Linux Distribution must be installed on your PC. If not installed follow the installation instruction given below
  2. An Active Internet Connection
Linux Distribution Installation Procedures Step by Step.
  • Linux Mint Installation
  • CentOS Installation
  • Fedora Installation
Post Procedures
Step-I (Installation of Python and GIT)

For RHEL, Fedora, CentOS and all RPM based Linux Distributions

# yum install python-beautifulsoup4 python-pip python git

For Ubuntu, LinuxMint, Debian and all DEB based Linux Distributions

# apt-get install python-bs4 python-pip python git
Step-II (Installation of Selenium Drivers)
# pip install selenium

To update the selenium drivers if already installed

# pip install -u selenium
Step-III (Clone the InstaRaider by using GIT)
# git clone https://github.com/akurtovic/InstaRaider
Step-IV (Download the Instagram Images and Photos using InstaRaider)
# cd InstaRaider
# python instaRaider.py -u techbrown -c 15

Usage of this command

# python instaRaider.py -u USERNAME -c COUNTOFIMAGES


# python instaRaider.py -u techbrown -c 15
techbrown has 76 photos on Instagram.
Loading Selenium WebDriver...
Loading Instagram profile...
Raiding Instagram...
Saving photos to ./Images/techbrown/
Photos saved so far:
0 ##############
Saved 15 images to ./Images/techbrown/

To load all Images Images Saved at ./Images/techbrown/

# cd /images/techbrown/
# ls

All Images are downloaded to the above folder to load the all images and photos.

That’s all for now.

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