How To Add Social Follow Button In WordPress Website Without Plugin

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This article is all about how to add social follow buttons to a WordPress website or you can say how to add social icons in a WordPress website without plugins.

HTML Code To Create social follow button

<div class="web-insights">
<p class="fttl">Follow Us</p>
<p class="ffttl">Stay updated via social media</p>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-whatsapp" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-facebook" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-twitter" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-instagram" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-paper-plane" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-youtube-play" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>
<li><a href="#" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-pinterest-p" aria-hidden="true"></i></a></li>

CSS Code to customize the social follow button

/* Webinsights Follow Buttons */
@import url("");

.web-insights {
    text-align: center;
    display: table;
    border: 1px solid #ddd;
    padding: 10px 10px 5px;
    border-radius: 10px;

.web-insights .fttl {
    font-size: 18px;
	letter-spacing: 1px;
	color:black;border-bottom: 1px solid #ddd;

.web-insights .ffttl {
   font-size: 16px;
	letter-spacing: 0.5px;
	color:black;border-bottom: 1px solid #ddd;


.web-insights ul{
    padding: 0px;
    margin: 0px;
.web-insights li {
    float: left;
    list-style: none;
    font-size: 20px;
    text-align: center;
.web-insights li a i {
    background-color: #f1f1f1;
    color: #fff;
    border-radius: 100%;
    height: 40px;
    width: 40px;
    line-height: 43px !important;
.web-insights li a i:hover{
    opacity: 0.8;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-facebook {
    background-color: #3b5997;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-whatsapp {
    background-color: #25D366;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-instagram {
    background-color: #3e729a;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-paper-plane {
    background-color: #1DA1F2;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-youtube-play {
    background-color: #c42f2b;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-twitter {
    background-color: #57aced;
.web-insights li a i.fa.fa-pinterest-p {
    background-color: #cb2026;

/* End of Webinsights Follow Buttons */

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19 thoughts on “How To Add Social Follow Button In WordPress Website Without Plugin”

  1. Hello, Sir, I Love Your Work. Please Muja app ki kuch help chaya thi. Muja app ke Social Icons jo Top Right sidebar mai hai uska Code chaya tha. or Search Box Jo Sidebar mai he hai uska be Code chaya tha. Please Sir Reply Zarror kerna. i,m Waiting for your Reply. and Thank youuuuu so much for Everything.

  2. Sir, when I added your html code and css in generate press theme.
    It is not showing any icons in my site
    Can you help me please

  3. I created a website with a GeneratePress theme to look like you…
    Check my website to see if there are any problems infotechbot dotcom

  4. Bhai
    when I added your html code and css in generate press theme.
    It is not showing any icons in my site
    Can you help me please

  5. I have followed your all steps it worked perfectly but after 10 days social icon is not showing why? I did not change anything in HTML and css.


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