Easy Digital Downloads Social Links Extension

Note: The extension this documentation refers to has been discontinued.

To get started with EDD  Social Links, the first thing you will want to do is install and activate it on your WordPress site. For instructions on how to install an extension, see  this documentation.

Once it is activated, you can configure its settings by going to Downloads -> Settings -> Misc (tab) from your WordPress dashboard. The settings will be under the “Social Links Settings” section.


Social icons will display on the product pages automatically. Use this setting to determine where they display – above or below the product description.

Icons Size

Use this setting to control the look of your social icons. You can choose between small, medium, and large icons. You can also select circle icons.

Social Networks

Choose which social networks you’d like your products to be shared on. Simply check the box next to the social networks you’d like to use and the icons will display in accordance with the above settings.