The Instagram channel of the Conversation API allows you to send messages to, and receive messages from, Instagram users.
If you are unfamiliar with Instagram's messaging capabilities, we encourage you to visit the Instagram Knowledge Base on the Sinch Community site. There, you'll find articles that answer common questions and provide context for the information detailed in the pages below.
This guide describes how to configure an Instagram channel for use with the Conversation API, and covers the following topics:
- Getting started with an Instagram channel - Prerequisites and configuration steps required to set up an Instagram channel.
- Instagram channel message support - The message types which are natively supported on an Instagram channel, and the message types which are converted into plaintext.
- Instagram channel properties - Information about channel properties specific to the Instagram channel.
- Instagram testing and management - Information about testing and managing an Instagram channel.