Adding Social Links to a Top Bar

Adding Social Links to a Top Bar
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Last Updated 26/12/2023

Adding Social Links to a Top Bar

This article will walk you through adding social links to a Top Bar. A Top Bar hangs above the main menu at the top of your page. It is a good way to have additional links to other parts of your site without having the main menu look cluttered or bulky. It is worth noting, that this tutorial is for websites running on the OceanWP theme. This may also work for other WordPress themes.

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In the fast-paced world of the internet, establishing a strong online presence is crucial for businesses and individuals alike. Social media has become an integral part of our daily lives, offering a powerful platform for connection and promotion. If you’re using the popular OceanWP theme for your WordPress website, you’re in luck! In this guide, we’ll walk you through the simple process of adding social media links to the top bar of your OceanWP site, helping you boost engagement and connect with your audience seamlessly.

To add social links to your top bar:

  1. Log into your WordPress Back Office
  2. On the left-hand bar click “Appearance”
  3. Click “Customise”
  4. This will open a new Customiser window, click the Top Bar
  5. Click Social

In these settings, you can change your Social Links Colour and the hover colour. To add your links, scroll down until you see the social media titles. Open a new web browser and head over to your social media page. Copy your social media link and paste it into your website’s Customise page’s respective section. As always, click Publish to save.

Adding Social Links a Top Bar

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