How to Add Social Icons to the Author Info Box

With Ignite Plus each author on your site can add their own social icons. These will be displayed in the author info box under each post.

To add your own social icons:

  1. Visit the Your Profile menu (Users → Your Profile)
  2. Scroll down the page to the Social Profiles section
  3. Add the URL for each social site you want to add
  4. Scroll to the bottom of the page, and click the Update Profile button

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