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Mayank AgarwalMay 10, 2020 12:00:00 AM1 min read

Add Social Icons In Your Email Editor

A Quick Guide To Adding Social Icons In Your Email Editor.

Using SendX, you can quickly add social icons in your emails. Using well made social media icons optimally increases trust in your brand, and adds a social proof as well. This quick guide will help you to set those social icons up.

social icons
  • Create a new email campaign or go to an already existing one (click Edit), depending on which email you want your social icoms to appear.
  • Go to the Content tab.
Editing tab
  • From the drag and drop placeholders on the right, drag the Social box into the email (specifically the place where you want your social icons to appear).
Social box
  • Click on the box to open Content Properties on the right. The Content Properties area allows you to customize how the icons look, their spacing, order, quantity and the ability to choose what social icons you want to display on your landing page.
Content Properties
  • Choose how you want your icons to look like from the Select Icon Collection menu.
Select Icon Collection
  • Under the Configure Icon Collection area, you can sort the order in which you want the icons to appear in your email. In the URL field, put the URL of your social profiles. Click Add New Icon to add more social icons.
  • The Align field allows you to set the alignment of the icons in the landing page. You can choose to left align, centre align or right align based on your preferences. The Icon Spacing field allows you to set the spacing between multiple icons.
  • The Padding field allows you to adjust the spacing between the social icons and the top, bottom, left and right sides of the Social Icon placeholder. Note: Click on the button besides More options to reveal all the fields for all the 4 sides.
  • Click on Submit when done, to save your new Broadcast Email.

And that's it! You now have a email with all the social icons you need to establish yourself as a trustworthy brand.


Mayank Agarwal

Mayank is an email marketing expert & co-founder of SendX. SendX is an intuitive & affordable email marketing software.