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This template comes with several social media icon widgets. Widgets will depend on your specific template but locations may include: floating sidebar, header, sidebar and footer widgets.

Note: Icons will not display on your site until they are configured from the Layout page

This template includes 24 social media icon links:Behance, Facebook, Twitter, Bloglovin, Dribbble, Flickr, Google plus, Instagram, Linkedin, Pinterest, Vimeo, Youtube, Vine, Soundcloud, Goodreads (as a book icon), Deviantart, Foursquare, Reddit, Tumblr, VK, Twitch, Spotify, Snapchat, Etsy PLUS e-mail, RSS, and a shop icon.

NOTE: To show the correct icon, the template looks at the URL. Example: to show a Twitter icon, the URL must include “twitter.com” somewhere in the URL you paste into the field.

  • SNAPCHAT: Your Snapchat URL will look like this http://snapchat.com/add/Your-USER-ID
  • SHOP ICON: The template will show the shopping cart shop icon for any URL with “shop” or "Store" (TPT) anywhere in the link.
  • EMAIL ICON: To show the email icon, add the following text to the beginning of your email address: mailto:  So, an example would be mailto:someone@gmail.com
  • RSS ICON: The RSS icon will appear for any URL entered with any of the following in the URL: feed/posts/default, feeds/comments/default and feeds/feedburner.com.

 

Floating Sidebar Widget

  1. Go to the Layout page on the Blogger Dashboard.
  2. Find the Floating Social Icons widget located in the Footer 1 widget area.si1.png
  3. Click the Edit link.
  4. The Configure Link List popup window will open.
  5. In the New Site Name field, add the name of your first social icon network. i.e. Facebook, Pinterest, etc.
  6. In the New Site URL field, copy and paste your FULL social icon profile link. (Visit your social profile and copy the link from the top of your browser and paste into this field).
  7. Click the Add Link button.
  8. Continue steps 5 - 7 until all your various links are added.si2.png
  9. You can rearrange the link order by clicking the up/down arrows next to the links.
  10. To edit or delete links, click the edit or delete link next to the specific link.
  11. Click the orange Save buttons to save your widget settings.

 Sidebar Social Icons

  1. Go to the Layout page on the Blogger Dashboard.
  2. Find the Sidebar Social Icons widget located in the Sidebar widget area.
  3. Click the Edit link.si3.png
  4. The Configure Link List popup window will open.
  5. In the New Site Name field, add the name of your first social icon network. i.e. Facebook, Pinterest, etc.
  6. In the New Site URL field, copy and paste your FULL social icon profile link. (Visit your social profile and copy the link from the top of your browser and paste into this field).si4.png
  7. Click the Add Link button.
  8. Continue steps 5 - 7 until all your various links are added.
  9. To edit or delete links, click the edit or delete link next to the specific link.
  10. Click the orange Save buttons to save your widget settings.

Footer Social Icons

This widget can also be dragged into the other Footer 2 columns or into the Footer Instagram and Social widget area.

  1. Go to the Layout page on the Blogger Dashboard.
  2. Find the Footer Social Icons widget located in the Footer 2 widget area.
  3. Click the Edit link.si5.png
  4. The Configure Link List popup window will open.
  5. In the New Site Name field, add the name of your first social icon network. i.e. Facebook, Pinterest, etc.
  6. In the New Site URL field, copy and paste your FULL social icon profile link. (Visit your social profile and copy the link from the top of your browser and paste into this field).si4.png
  7. Click the Add Link button.
  8. Continue steps 5 - 7 until all your various links are added.
  9. To edit or delete links, click the edit or delete link next to the specific link.
  10. Click the orange Save buttons to save your widget settings.
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