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Instagram Entry Methods

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This article covers all of the entry methods that SweepWidget allows with Instagram.

Table of contents:

Instagram login

SweepWidget allows users to login to a giveaway through their Instagram account. This features is enabled by default, but you can opt in or out within the build/edit section for a giveaway.

Public view

After the user clicks the Facebook login icon, they will be prompted to login through their Instagram account and authenticate the SweepWidget app.

Instagram follow

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by following an Instagram user.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Instagram > Follow.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to follow the Instagram user. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying the username the followed with.

Instagram view post

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by viewing an Instagram post.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Instagram > View Post.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to view an Instagram post. They will automatically receive credit for this entry after clicking the View Instagram Post link.

Instagram visit profile

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by visiting an Instagram profile.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Instagram > Visit Profile.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to visit an Instagram profile. They will automatically receive credit for this entry after clicking the Visit Instagram Profile link.

Instagram like post

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by liking an Instagram post.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Instagram > Like Post.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to like an Instagram post. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying the username they used.

Instagram repost

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by reposting an Instagram post.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Instagram > Repost.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to repost an Instagram post. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying the username they used.

Instagram submit post

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by submitting an Instagram post.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Instagram > Submit Post.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to submit an Instagram post. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying the link they submitted the post to.

Example Instagram Giveaway