The Social Media Icons Widget is an easy way to add icons for your social media networks to your sidebar or any other widget area.
It is added to Appearance > Widgets when the Extra Sidebar Widgets module in the Jetpack plugin is activated.
Here’s what it looks like when it’s added to a blog sidebar:
Once you add the widget to your sidebar in Appearance > Widgets, you’ll see the widget settings look like this:
Currently supported social networks include Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, GitHub, YouTube, Vimeo, Google+ and you enter your usernames for the social media accounts you want to add.
Here’s an example using Edublogs user accounts: