If you have a page on any of the major social media platforms (i.e. Facebook, Google, Yelp, etc), they can be a great way to drive traffic to and from your site and keep web-based visitors within your business's online eco-system! This article covers:

How to Add Social Links to Your Header

How to Add Social Links to Other Sections of Your Site

How to Add Social Links to Your Header

  1. Login to your GoSite Dashboard and click on “Sites” located on the left sidebar.
  2. Scroll down to the Websites section and hover over the website thumbnail and click on the “EDIT” button.

3. Hover over the Header section of your website. Click on the Edit icon (blue pencil icon).

4. On the left-hand side, a toolbar will appear. Click "Change Header."

5. Choose from the various Header templates. Pick one with visible social media icons on it. Note: You may choose from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus, Youtube, Yelp, Linkedin and Houzz.

6. For each Social Link, enter your business's personal URL link (if you have one) for that platform (i.e. yelp.com/gosite).

7. To edit which Social Links will be shown, find the platform in the dropdown menu and click on the slider to turn it on or off.

8. Once you have completed your edits, click “Save” on the upper right-hand corner of the screen.

9. After saving, click “Publish” so that your edits can be seen on your live site.

How to Add Social Links to Other Sections of Your Site

1. Click on a section of your website and then drag the “Social” widget over to where you would like your social media links to be located.

2. As with the Header you may toggle which Social Links are visible and the URLs of your business page on each platform.

3. Once you have completed your edits, click “Save” on the upper right-hand corner of the screen.

4. After saving, click “Publish” so that your edits can be seen on your live site.

5. A window will appear confirming your site has been published!

Too busy to add Links yoursel? We’re here to help!

Just visit us at gosite.com to chat, or reach out to us via email at [email protected], and we’ll be more than happy to add your social links for you!

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