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Built-in social icons

Some templates include social icons built into their design. After adding social links, the icons either display automatically or when they're enabled in Site Styles. This guide reviews which templates have built-in icons, where they display, and how to hide them.

To learn how to to add, remove, or rearrange the services these icons link to, visit Adding social icons.

Tip: If your template doesn’t have built-in social icons, or to add icons to other areas of your site, use Social Links Blocks.

Built-in social icon display by template

Here's a list of where built-in social icons display in these template families. In some templates, you may need to enable them for them to appear. For more help, visit your template's guide.

Template Computer Mobile
Adirondack None None
Avenue Footer Footer

Aviator

Top-right or bottom-center, depending on the layout. Bottom-center 

Bedford

None None

Brine

Header None

Farro

Header Icons don't display
Five Header and/or Footer Only footer icons display
Flatiron Footer  Footer
Forte Header Navigation overlay
Galapagos None None
Ishimoto Footer Footer
Momentum Navigation bar Navigation overlay 

Montauk

Info Footer Info Footer
Native Footer Footer 

Pacific

None None

Skye

Header Footer
Supply Navigation sidebar Navigation overlay 

Tremont

Header Header 
Wells Navigation sidebar Header 
Wexley Footer Footer 

York

None None 

Style social icons

You can style the icons in Site Styles.

  1. In the Home Menu, click Design, and then click Site Styles.
  2. Click on the social icons in the site preview.
  3. Change the style of the icons using the style tweaks that appear.
  4. Click Save.

In all templates, you can change the color, size, and style. For a list of your template's options, visit its Site Styles tweaks guide. Some templates have more options, which may include:

Style tweak Options
Social Icon Style

Change the shape of the social icons. Options usually include:

  • Round
  • Square
  • Normal - The default shape of the service's branding. For example, the Facebook icon will be in the shape of an "f."
Color Overlay / Alternate Color Choose a second color for display on banners
Standard Color Use the default color of the service's branding.

Hide all built-in icons

You can hide built-in social icons in Site Styles in most templates:

  1. In the Home Menu, click Design, and then click Site Styles.
  2. Look for Social tweaks. The tweak name varies by template, but look for options like Hide Social Icons, Show Social Icons, and Social Position: Hide. You can click the icons in the preview to help find the tweak.
  3. Click Save.
Note: Built-in social icons can't be hidden in the Flatiron or Native templates.
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