To display your latest posts from Instagram and Twitter. Like the Footer and Newsletter, this section remains visible on each page.
⚠ Instagram API deprecation
On March 31st, 2020, Instagram will be modifying its API. This will directly affect the Instagram feed sections in Pixel Union themes.
Please refer to this article for more information and recommendations for replacing the feature.Learn more
Activate the social feeds through the theme editor
To enable this section, go to Customize > Sections > Social feeds and select Enable.
Add the content blocks
Start by clicking Add content or on one of the content blocks that's already there. Clicking Add content will prompt you to choose either Instagram or Twitter.
Include an Instagram feed
For Instagram, locate and input your Instagram Access Token. Follow the help link (or click here) to learn how to generate a token. Copy and paste your token into the Access token field.
The Instagram feed has encountered issues in older versions due to changes in the platform's API. If you have entered your token, but the images are not displaying, check the theme's Release notes to check if this has been repaired since your version. If so, update to the latest version to remedy this issue.
Include a Twitter feed
For Twitter, enter your Username (excluding the '@' symbol) in the corresponding field and check the Show retweets option to include those in your feed. You can also choose the Background style from the dropdown menu (Light, Color, Gradient, or Default). You can change the colors associated with each in under Theme settings > Colors.