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.

WP Social Icons


WP Social Icon is a simple, light weight plugin which allows you to easily add different social font icons on your site. The plugin has a collection of 260 font icons to choose from. You can easily put the social icons to your post/page/sidebar/header/footer etc.

This plugin has easy to use configuration, which allows you to add your different social network accounts , customize look and feel of the the plugin to match your site design.

Pro version is out now

Check out the pro features


  • Choose from 260 font icons.
  • Easily change color of icons to match your website look and feel.
  • Fully responsive front end.
  • Easy to use admin interface.
  • Easily add any social network based on the icons.
  • Uses shortcode to display your social icons on your site.
  • Adds ability to put shortcodes on widgets too.

Special Thanks

Alessandro Benoit for making jQuery fontIconPicker.

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Check out the demo


  • Check out the demo for more screenshots and demo .


  1. Go to your admin area and select Plugins -> Add new from the menu.
  2. Search for “WP Social Icons”.
  3. Click install.
  4. Click activate.
  5. Go to Settings > WP Social Icons and start playing with the configurations.

Contributors & Developers

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



Version 1.1

  • Fixed conflict with wp responsive menu plugin.
  • Fixed typo on admin settings.

Version 1.0

  • Initial public release.