How do I get a link (URL) to a photo or video on Instagram?
Wondering how to get a URL to a video or photo on Instagram?
You can get this by going to the post in the app, tapping (iPhone and Windows Phone) or(Android) under it and then tapping Copy Share URL.

 How to get an Instagram photo or post URL

If the option to get a link to a photo or video isn’t available to you in the app, you can also get the link by viewing it on the web. Every Instagram account has a username, which you can find when visiting that profile on the web or within the mobile app.
To get a URL from the web:
Once you know the username, open a web browser and go to For example, if the username is “johnappleseed” go to
Click the post(s) you want to get a link to.
For each post, copy the URL that’s at the top of the browser.