About Socialphotos

In the beginning

Socialphotos was founded in 2014 to help e-commerce merchants build their brand with user-generated content.

We help you build your brand with customer photos as social proof from Instagram and direct photo uploads. You curate user-generated content (UGC), engage your passionate customers and display photo galleries on your website. We provide all the tooling you need:

All this without writing a single line of code!!!

We are proud of our customer service. You can check our reviews on the Shopify App Store. Try Socialphotos for free today.


Placeholder Photos!

May, 2022

Use placeholder customer photos on Product Gallery until enough products are tagged.

Photo Uploads Fully Customizable!

Feb, 2022

Photo Uploads instructions, fields, labels, and language can be customized!

Shopify Online Store 2.0 Launched!

Oct, 2021

Socialphotos now works with both Vintage and Online Store 2.0 themes.

Re-designed Photo Upload

May, 2021

New Direct Photo Uploads is launched with more customizable and beautiful forms.

Instagram Mentions Launched!

Feb, 2021

Mentioned photos from captions and comments are now integrated.

Deep Analytics

Oct, 2020

Analytics is re-launched with a focus for merchants to optimize for sales and conversion.

Redesign Completed!

July, 2020

Socialphotos underwent a major redesign so users can curate customer photos in a more efficient way.

Instagram Graph API

May, 2020

Socialphotos added the latest Instagram Graph API so we can provide deeper integration.


Continued growth!

August, 2019

We have over 9 millions submissions, 3 million products, and 5 thousand galleries.


Launched in Shopify App Store

March 2014

Socialphotos launched in the Shopify App Store with an immediate focus on e-commerce

Socialphotos launched

February, 2014

Socialphotos is launched and got our first customer!