Help with Advanced Custom Fields and Fontawesome

Hi there,

I’m trying to figure out how I can link a social media account to a custom field that is a fontawesome icon field.

So I can add the fields, i.e. Facebook profile, Instagram profile etc to my template, but I cannot fill in a corresponding profile link.
It will just display a social media icon, but in the back-end I see nowhere where I can insert or link a social media profile.

Any help is much appreciated.

Cheers,

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2 Comments
  1. Please provide some screenshots of what you’re referring to…. you’re not making any sense.

  2. Two options, use two fields, an icon field and a url field – in your code to display front end, grab the url field, and wrap the icon field output in your href.

    Alternatively, just use a url field, and either set the icon via css or hard code it in your output.

 

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