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Run Instagram Bot On macOS

Do you have a instagram account and you wish to have thousands of followers , Then using the instagram bot would definitely help you.  In this post I’ll show you how you setup a Instagram bot.

What is a instagram bot ?

Instagram Bot

An Instagram Bot is a robotic file that will automatically add followers to your profile on Instagram. It takes away the time and effort you have to put in to find these followers on your own. There are loads of benefits to using the Bot. One advantage is that the Bot can be run overnight whilst you sleep. Furthermore, Bots usually provide an Instagram profile with more than 2000 followers each week, increasing the popularity of a profile massively and at an unbelievable speed, whether it be an individual profile, or one belonging to a business. Our video below explains all about Bots and how to use them.


Installing Python 3.3 On macOS [source: digitalocean.com]

Step 1 : Installing Python 3.3

Python comes installed along with OS X, although you can make sure you have the latest version of Python by installing the current build from the Python website.

  1. Download the Mac OS X 64-bit/32-bit installer (not the PPC installer) from the Python website.
  2. Double-click the Python 3.7.0a2 – 2017-10-17 file in the Downloads folder.
  3. If you have Gatekeeper enabled, the installation will be blocked. Open System Preferences > Security & Privacy and click Open Anyway.
  4. Click Continue, Agree and Install buttons in the Install Python window.

Open Terminal again and enter python –version. It should now read Python 3.7.0a2

Installing Instabot

  1. Open the Repository called Instabot on Github. 
  2. Copy the repository URL.
  3. Navigate to the root directory of Using
    cd ~
  4. Create a new directory and name it instagrambot. Use the command                                                     sudo mkdir instagrambot
  5. Now use the following command to clone the repository on your Mac

sudo git clone https://github.com/LevPasha/instabot.py/

7.   Now open the file example.py and add your username and password to it.

Open the file using the command

     sudo nano example.py       

Edit File






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Username And Password







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8. Add your desired tags in the example.py file and set the desired amount of likes per day and max number of likes per hour.


Now once you have edited your files, run the python example.py file using the command

nohup python example.py


About Abdul Hannan Mustajab

Well hello there! Not wanting to keep myself obscure,here's something about me. WHO AM I? Im a young 17 year old,based in India. Currently pursuing education in the science - math stream , im an Computer Science aspirator. WHAT DO I LIKE? A simple statement says it all, computers & tech. WHAT DO I KNOW? I have a passion for programming and have learned the following programming languages so far - C,python,PHP & angular js. Also do I possess knowledge regarding web servers and linux and shell related stuff. WHAT ARE MY INTERESTS? Im interested in Raspberry pi & Arduino associated home automation and well that's what my website is about!

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