9.0 Social Media

9.1 Add social networking pages

9.2 Create a business Facebook page (external link)

Add Social Networking Pages

The new Extension website theme includes a prominent sidebar area designated for social networking services, such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, Wordpress, and Vimeo.

Display of social media accounts on homepage.  

  1. To add a social media account to your website, click Social Media Link on your right sidebar, which falls underneath the Create Content header.
    User navigation link for creating social media links.
  2. On the Create Social Media Link page, enter your Link Title.
    Social media link title field.
  3. Next, enter the URL of the social media page (such as the link to your county's Facebook or YouTube page).
    Social media URL field.
  4. The drop-down menu directly below the URL allows you to select which social media account you are adding to your website.  Be sure to select the right social media site, as it is what designates the icon next to the link on your homepage.  
    Social media account selection drop-down menu.
  5. Save the page to finalize your changes.