Scrapes Instagram JSON and HTML endpoints without an API key


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InstaScrapex

Scrapes Instagram JSON and HTML endpoints without API key

Use at your own risk

Installation

  1. Add insta_scrapex to your list of dependencies in mix.exs:
def deps do
  [{:insta_scrapex, "~> 0.4.0"}]
end
  1. Ensure insta_scrapex is started before your application:
def application do
  [applications: [:insta_scrapex]]
end

Usage

All functions return a map in the response[:body] Functions wrap HTTPoison.get!/3 so you can pass headers and other options to them

JSON endpoints

iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_account!("nasa")
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media!("BKgPf5ZgP97")
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_account_media!("nasa")
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
# paginate:
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_account_media!("nasa", [], [params: [max_id: 12341234]])
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media_comments!(%{code: "BKgPf5ZgP97"})
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
#-- or --
:no_comments
# paginate:
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media_comments!(%{"BKgPf5ZgP97", last_comment_id: 12341234})
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media_by_hashtag!(%{hashtag: "my_hashtag"})
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
# paginate:
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media_by_hashtag!(%{hashtag: "my_hashtag", end_cursor: "ABCDFEGHIJKL"})
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
# Good for getting posts by user_id, maybe you don't have the correct username...
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media_by_user_id!(%{user_id: 12345})
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
# Get location by location id
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_location!(12342134)
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
# Get posts by location id
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_media_by_location!(12342134)
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
# Search for hashtags, places, users
iex> InstaScrapex.JSON.get_search!(%{hashtag: "my_hashtag"})
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}

HTML endpoints

iex> InstaScrapex.HTML.get_account!("nasa")
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}
iex> InstaScrapex.HTML.get_media!("BKgPf5ZgP97")
%HTTPoison.Response{body: %{}, ...}

License

InstaScrapex is released into the public domain. See [UNLICENSE](http://unlicense.org/) for more information or the accompanying UNLICENSE file.

Support

The development of this software is supported by VeryCreatives LLC.