To enhance your press room you can add your Social media information. Widgets allow you to display your social media accounts, either with an icon and a link or as an embedded feed.
Adding your social media feeds, they will appear on the front page right side of your press room.
Go to the Media center module under Tools and choose Widgets in the left side menu. Click ‘Add widget’ in the upper right corner.
1. Add channel and widget type
Name the SoMe channel and choose widget type.
External media – lists the social media channel as link, adding icon.
Embed – embeds the social media feed to the press room site.
2. Add widget content
Click the name of the widget in the list to add widget content. When open, click the blue button to the right to add SoMe details.
2.1. External media
If you want to add a link, simply add the SoMe name, URL to your social media account and SoMe platform, under 'External media'.
If you want to embed a social media feed, add the embed code from the site, for example Facebook and Twitter, into the box.
To generate the embed code, visit the help center to each social media platform:
- Twitter: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170071
- Facebook: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/embedded-posts/
3. Make the widget visible in your press room
To show the SoMe widget in your press room you need to update it. Click on the edit icon on the right.
3.1. Activate widget
To make the widget 'Visible on PressWeb' (or to deactivate it), click the ON/OFF button and choose to 'Update'.
3.2. Change placement to widgets
Use the position arrows listed next to the widget to change the listing to your SoMe accounts.