Embed Facebook Album in 2018
by Željko Filipin
Update - I wrote a new blog post: Embed Facebook Album in 2020.
I usually take a few photos when I go to an event. 📸 I’ve tried several options of hosting photos and Facebook proved to be the best. A few years ago, Facebook had an option to embed the entire album, but they have removed it. Albums no longer have
Get Link is the closest.
Link looks like this:
I’ve noticed that there is
embed option for a photo. 🖼
That’s not what I want to do! I want to embed the entire album!
embed facebook album did not help. It’s full of old advice while there still was an
embed option for albums. Newer posts are full of third party tools. It’s enough that I’m hosting photos at Facebook, I don’t need another link in the chain that could break.
I did not give up. In
Options, a photo has
Get Link and
<iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fphoto.php%3Ffbid%3D10156741019592290%26set%3Da.10156741019502290%26type%3D3&width=500" width="500" height="503" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowTransparency="true" allow="encrypted-media"></iframe>
I’ve thought it would be as easy as finding and replacing
49e7b99a67 from the link, but no luck. I’ve found
10156668378402290 in the
iframe, but not
The solution is to click
Advanced Settings at the
Embed this Post. It opens Embedded Posts page with photo URL already entered.
Paste album link into
URL of post field, click
Get Code button, click
IFrame option and you’ll get the code.
It will look like this:
<iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fmedia%2Fset%2F%3Fset%3Da.10156741019502290%26type%3D1%26l%3D3ac6e2c52b&width=500&show_text=true&height=655&appId" width="500" height="655" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowTransparency="true" allow="encrypted-media"></iframe>
This is how it looks like at a web page:tags: code - facebook - photo