Social Icons

How does the Social Icons module work and what is it used for?

This module makes it easy to add the most popular social media icons to any page of your site simply by including the link to your social media profile or page.

What should I know about the Social Icons module before I start

The icons are just links to your social media pages. If there are any problems with your link or the social media site, the links will not work properly.

How do I add the Social Icons module?

Step 1: Log into Javelin.

Step 2: Choose which web page and region you want to add the module to, then click the black "Add" button above this region.

Click the black Add button to add modules to a region.

Step 3: The Add Module popup will appear. Choose that you would like to insert a "Social Icons" module.

Step 4: The module will appear on the page with filler content. This content is not visible to users or while in View mode.

How do I delete a Social Icons module?

Step 1: Hover over the arrow next to "Manage Social Icons."

Step 2: Select "Delete."

Step 3: Select "OK" from the prompt.

Related Tutorials
How do I move a Social Icons module?

Click & drag the module from the four-pointed arrow on its admin bar to move the module between regions or other modules on the page.

How do I add a Social Icon?

Step 1: Click "Manage Social Icons."

Step 2: Click the tab on the left, then paste the entire link to your the corresponding social media page.

Social Icons Screenshot

Step 3: Click "Save."

How do I change the way the icons look?

Step 1: Click "Manage Social Icons."

Step 2: Select the Style, Color, and Size you prefer.

Step 2a: The "Preview" shows you exactly what the icons will look like when you click "Save." 

Step 3: If you want the social media page to open in its own tab, click "Open links in a new browser window" under the "Additional Options" heading.

Step 4: Click "Save."

Note: If you want your icons to look differently than the options listed, please contact us. This change must be completed by a designer & developer. The hourly rate will apply.

What if my social media site is not listed?

We can create custom icons for any social media channel that you have. Please open a support ticket, and we will contact you as soon as possible.

What if there is only a small space available for my module?

If the icons do not fit in one row, they will wrap within the region.

Social Icons Screenshot