• Overview

    Add a Facebook Like button to your site so that when your visitors visit your site, they can share it with their Facebook friends.

    Important note: This Facebook Like button will only tally the users who visit and click the Like button on your site. The number of Likes that appear on your site will not affect the number of Likes on your Facebook Page or vice versa.

    You can add a Facebook Page Like button that will correspond to the number of Likes that appear on your page by clicking here and following the instructions. 

  • Adding a Facebook Like Button

    To add a Facebook Like button:

    1. From the left side of the Editor, click the plus sign to open Add.
    2. From Add, click Social. Click Facebook Like.
    3. Click outside of the Facebook Like button to close Facebook Like Settings.

    A Facebook Like button is added to your site.

    To return to Add, click Back to Add from the top of the Social window.
    To close Add, click X from the top right.

  • Customizing Your Facebook Like Button

    To customize your Facebook Like button:

    1. Double-click your Facebook Like button.

    2. From Facebook Like Settings, change the Button Style, Action and Color.

    3. Click outside of the Facebook Like button to close Facebook Like Settings.

    Your Facebook Like button is customized.

  • Facebook Like Button Options

    Once you have added a Facebook Like button to your site, customize it from Facebook Like Settings:

    Button Style – set the appearance of your Facebook Like button.
    Action – set whether your visitors can Like or Recommend your site.
    Color – choose a color scheme for your Like button.
    Display profile pictures – set whether or not to display profile pictures.

  • Creating a Like button for your own Facebook Page

    To create a Like button for your own Facebook page:

    1. Click here.
    2. Copy the URL of your Facebook Page from the address bar.

    If you type in your URL, make sure to add "http://" at the beginning.

    3. Under Get your Like button code, under URL to Like, paste the URL copied from Step 2 in the field.
    4. Customize your Like button by choosing a Layout, Width, Action Type, whether or not to Show Friends' Faces and whether or not to Include Share Button.

     

    5. Click Get Code. Copy and paste both sections of the embed code.

     

    6. Paste the embed code into the HTML App in the Wix HTML Editor. Once the widget is created, adjust its horizontal and vertical sizes by dragging the edges until both scroll bars disappear.

    For more information about adding an HTML App to your Editor, click here.
    Note that if your button does not work, you may need to add your Facebook username to the Settings > Social section of your Editor.

    A Like button is added to your site.