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Adding interactive sharing widgets to any page

 June 6, 2017
by Flavio Mester

YWD automatically adds interactive sharing widgets of the visitor’s preferred social networks to the bottom of blog posts. However, sometimes you may want to include them on a regular page. For instance, in our public website we’ve added them to our News landing page.

How to do that

If your YWD website was built on our latest framework, simply edit the Page Properties of the page and in the Other settings group set the Social widgets option to yes.

Social widgets

The system will then add the interactive widgets to the bottom of the main column of the page. They will look like these, but the buttons correspond to the visitor’s preferred networks, so they will vary for each person:

Sharing widgets


Flavio Mester

Flavio Mester is a graphic designer as well as a systems analyst (in a distant life he was an architect). A founding partner of Your Web Department, he's responsible for the design and development of all the YWD website management platform interfaces.
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