Connect website with your social media profiles

You can easily connect your Pixpa website with your social media profiles on platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, Behance, Pinterest and YouTube and many others.

Your social media profile links appear as icons on your website. You can control whether you want to show these icons on your website’s header, footer or both.

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Follow these steps to add your social media profile links to your website:

  • Go to the Marketing section.
  • In the Marketing section, go to the Social Media (2) page.
  • After that, select the social icons (3) which you want to add/show on your website.

On the Social Media Settings page:

  1. Select the social media profiles you want to add to your website.
  2. Specify the URL of your social media profile.
  3. Save Changes


Please Note:

  • To link to an external website that is outside of your Pixpa site, enter http://followed by the web address, for example
  • To link to a gallery or store category or page within your site, enter the URL slug, for example /gallery
  • To create a link that opens an email desktop client, enter mailto: followed by the email address, for example
  • To create a link that makes a phone call, enter tel: followed by the phone number with country code, for example tel:+0-123-456-7890
  • To create a link that open Whatsapp, enter<number> where  the <number> is a full phone number in international format. Omit any zeroes, brackets or dashes when adding the phone number in international format. For example: Use instead more.
  • To link to your PDF or other file uploaded in the files section, enter the copied link here. Know more.

Social profile display options

You can choose to show your social media profile links as icons on your website’s Header, Footer or Both. Select as per your need from the Show Social Icons section.

Also, add a Show Share Widget on your Header, Footer or Both, help visitors to share your website easily on various social media platforms.

You can set a featured image for social media sharing. This image is used whenever someone shares your website links on social media and if the featured image for that link is not available.

Note: You can also add web links connecting with your social media profiles in your website’s navigation.