Heroic Social Widget


Easily create and display links to all your social media, email, rss and more. Rewritten with Font Awesome 4, with over 80 customizable social font icons.

Updated for Font Awesome 4.3

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  • The admin panel for Heroic Social Media
  • Two examples of the output from the widget


It’s easy to get started

  1. Upload ht-social-widget to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory or goto Plugins>Add New and search for Heroic Social Widget.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Select Settings>Heroic Social Widget to set up the plugin with active icons and urls.
  4. Click icons to activate them and drag and drop to change the order they appear.
  5. Finally, in Appearance>Widgets you can select the Heroic Media Widget and add it to any widget area to display the active social icons.


Q. I have a question or support query

A. No worries, simply ask on the support section on WordPress.org.

Contributors & Developers

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


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Small fixes and improvments
Testing and enhancements for WordPress 4.7


Updated for Font Awesome 4.3


Rewritten for the Font Awesome library


Initial release.