If you have troubles since the update to WordPress 4.5 please read this post before opening a new thread. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts May 11, 2013 at 5:30 am #23117 jwferneParticipant Trying to figure a way to have the social media icons in a widget for the footer & maybe on the blog. Is this possible? Thanks! May 11, 2013 at 4:30 pm #118587 DudeModerator Hey! You can check the source code (or use firebug) and copy the bookmarks code into a html text widget. There’s no other (direct way) to include the bookmarks in a text widget (shortcode, etc.). Regards, Peter Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) The topic ‘Can the social media icons be added to a widget?’ is closed to new replies.