I can see several other threads on this subject under different themes but none of these are helping me solve my issue. I want to add an additional (Pinterest) Icon but so far have not succeeded. I added the line in the header.php alongside the other social echo items, created the subsequent css for pinterest as well as an icon etc. However I am guessing I need to add something to the avia admin area so I can specify my account like you have with the twitter, facebook etc..
Either that or I hard code it into the header.php? If this is the only way where do I place it, would it be an additional li item?
Yes, that is how you would add one. You’ll need to hardcode the link into your header.php in the list of social icons. So here is an example where I’ve added the pinterest link right before the RSS icon: