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How to Add Social Media Icons and Social Media Feeds to WordPress

Login to your WordPress dashboard eg :

Navigate to Appearance > Customize

From the Customizer menu, navigate to Menus

Under Menus options, add a name for your social media menu in the Menu Name field and check the box next to Social Media under Menu Locations

Next, click Add Items

Click the triangle to the right of Custom Links

Under Custom Links, add your profile URL in the URL field and text for the link in the Link Text field

(Of note, the link text may not show per your theme. However, an icon will show per the platform profile link you add.)

Click Add to Menu

Make sure you click Publish to save the changes

Your social media icon will now be added to the social menu area per the active WordPress theme

Updated on: 07/01/2023

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