This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Candy Social Widget


Created by WPExplorer, this plugin will add a new widget to your widgets dashboard so you can link to your favorite social profiles using the beautiful Candy Social Media Icons by Purty Pixels.

Icons Provided

  • Dribbble
  • Dropbox
  • Facebook
  • Forrst
  • Github
  • Google Plus
  • Hacker News
  • Last FM
  • LinkedIn
  • MySpace
  • Pinterest
  • Skype
  • Tumblr
  • Twitter
  • Vimeo
  • Youtube
  • Zerply
  • RSS


  • Candy Social Widget on Twenty 11


  1. Upload ‘candy-social-widget.php’ to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to apperance/widgets to add and configure your new widget

Contributors & Developers

“Candy Social Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • First offical release!