How to build an Instagram video downloader in Node.js

Here’s what we’ll be building

The Downloader demo
MP4 Video link in the HTML of an Instagram page

First things first.

  1. Initialize a package.json file with default values.
npm init -y
npm i express cors axios cheerio
node scraper.js
Testing our endpoint with postman

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