How to add a simple set of Social Media Icons to your WordPress sidebar

Having social media icons on your website or blog is one of the best things you can do for your business. It allows people to connect with you on other platforms and to learn more about you and your business. Below I am teaching you how to add a simple plugin to your WordPress site to display social media icons in your sidebar or any widget area.

Add Social Media Icon to WordPress Sidebar


1. Download the WP Social Networks Widget  plugin

2. Go to your WordPress Dashboard > Plugins > Add New > Upload Plugin and Active WP Social Networks Widget Plugin

Alternatively, you can go to the Plugin page and search for WP Social Networks and install the one by Mladjo.

3. Next, go to Appearance > Widgets and Click and Drag the WP Social Networks to your chosen Sidebar Widget area

4. Fill out your social media details and feel free to add as many networks as you like and click Save

Add Social Media Icon to Blog

It’s as easy as that!

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