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How to Add Social Media Icons to a WordPress

Elfsight developers have delivered a Social Icons plugin, that will make it possible to build up the number of readers of your personal social media accounts.

What you get by adding the icons plugin

60+ finest icons of all popular social networks and media sites: YouTube, Google+, Instagram, Email, Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook, etc.

Video Guide

How to install the social icons plugin to a WordPress page

Just in case you’ve come upon plugin set up or placement complications, please, alert our help center at elfsight.ticksy straight away.

Authorize in your account and carry out several facile actions to set up the widget on your web page. The entire build will only take several minutes.

Generate the widget

Configure the style and duplicate the installation script.

• Create a profile at the resource

Create an account or authorize in your account at our cloud-based service to proceed further with the installation.

• Press «Social Media Icons» product

In order to show the icons visit Social Icons.

• Choose the best payment plan

You can choose the payment plan in the window that pop ups. Subscriptions range from free to extened. Check your personal resource’s popularity and press the “Select” link.

• Copy the code

Take your special plugin’s code to feature it in your online shop.

Part 2: insert the icons to the website

• Go to WordPress admin panel

Login to your profile to edit the site.

• Add the icons

Select “Appearance” tab from the left-hand menu, and go to “Editor”. Select a template to place the plugin to on the page that comes up, and paste the plugin code into the template. Press “Update File” to save the changes.

• plugin installation is complete!

Go to your website to check out the results of your work.

Running your widget after the installation

If you wish to replace the icons’ design after the product has been displayed on a WordPress website, authorize in your page at Elfsight Apps and shape the required features. After you’ve confirmed these changes, the features will be implemented to your web platform by default.

Key features of using the Social Media Icons plugin

The major pros of WordPress Social Icons are the following:

  • 55+ high-quality social networks and media sites icons in one catalog (Facebook, Instagram, Email, YouTube, Google+, Twitter, Tumblr, etc.);
  • You will discover 1 500+ combinations of visual adjustments that include absolutely flexible proportions, colors, 6 amazing styles and 5 original animations – everything you expect to make the application suit your blog entirely ;
  • You no longer have to tune up the icons in Photoshop and make revisions to your page’s CSS;
  • Our app shrinks the size of your page, which is a favorable impact on the site’s loading speed.

Create your individual style and be in touch with your web guests in any place.

Briefly about Elfsight Apps

Elfsight is a global service that offers widgets for various CMS or website builders. Check out our widgets’ free versions to boost your web platforms’ productivity starting right now!

Savor the Icons for free

Experience and compose the social icons for your personal WordPress website absolutely free.

Still got questions?

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