Custom Facebook Feed

Changing the size of the Facebook author avatar

The standard size of the Facebook author avatar is 40px but this can be increased by using the following snippets.

Add dates to Photo, Video, and Album feeds

You can use this snippet to add dates below the posts in your Photo, Album, and Video grid feeds.

Can I use the plugin with the WordPress 5.0 block page editor (Gutenberg)?

Yes, you can add the shortcode to any block in the Gutenberg page editor. For example, paste the shortcode directly into a “Paragraph” block, as shown below: Or, into a […]

My Facebook feed posts are not showing up, or all I can see is the Like box but no posts

There are a few common reasons why your feed might not be displaying. It’s recommended to go through the following checks before requesting support… Known issue: If you are experiencing […]

My Facebook Access Token stopped working

On April 24th, 2018, Facebook made a change to their platform which means that if you’re using an “App” Access Token from your own Facebook app and it’s still in […]

Displaying Facebook Events with the Facebook “Page Plugin” widget

Due to recent Facebook API changes, it is not currently possible to display events from Facebook pages that you’re not an admin of using the Facebook API. As a temporary […]

Facebook API Changes – April 4, 2018

Updated June 14th, 2018 Due to some sudden changes that Facebook has made to their API in April, 2018, some features of our Custom Facebook Feed plugin are either temporarily […]

Reauthorizing our Facebook App

If you need to reauthorize our plugin app (or you’d like to remove it altogether) then you can do so by going to the app settings within your Facebook account: […]

Add a custom scrollbar to any of our plugins

By default, our plugin will use the default browser scrollbar for whichever browser the feed is viewed in. If you’d like to use a custom scrollbar then there are a […]

Image not included when sharing post from Instagram to Facebook Feed

If you are sharing a post from your Instagram account to your Facebook page and the image is not being included then it may be because you’re sharing the post […]

Create a custom title in your Facebook posts

This allows you to grab a certain piece of text from your Facebook post and create a title out of it.

Add captions text to Photos grid layout

To add caption text below each photo in your Photos grid feed simply add the following to the plugin’s Custom JavaScript section (Facebook Feed > Customize > Misc):

Renewing an Events Access Token

If you followed the directions here to obtain an Access Token from your own Facebook app to display an events feed then it has an expiration date of 60 days. […]

Filtering your Facebook posts

The Custom Facebook Feed plugin has a post filtering feature built into it which allows you to filter your posts by a specific string or hashtag. You can set this […]

Images are not displaying in the feed.

Possible Causes: Possible Cause #1 – The Free version of the plugin is still installed and activated. You can quickly check this by going to your WordPress Dashboard – Plugins and […]

I’m having trouble updating the WordPress plugin

If you’re unable to update the plugin via your WordPress Plugins page then there could be a few reasons why: Your license key isn’t activated on the website If your […]

WordPress Plugin Installation and Configuration

Step-by-step directions on how to download, install, set up, and use the Custom Facebook Feed Pro WordPress plugin

PHP Standalone Setup and Configuration

Step-by-step directions on how to download, set up, and use the Custom Facebook Feed Pro PHP Standalone version

PHP Standalone Settings Reference

A complete guide to customizing the settings for the Custom Facebook Feed PHP Standalone

Displaying Facebook Videos using the WordPress Plugin

There are two main ways in which you can use the Custom Facebook Feed WordPress plugin to display videos from your Facebook page; from your Facebook Videos page, or from your Facebook page […]