Customizations

Center the Like Box

The likebox is floated to the left of the page by default but can be centered by following the directions below:

Center the Entire Feed on the Page

The feed is floated to the left and stretched across it’s containing element by default. You can center the entire feed with the following CSS:
#cff{ float: none; }

Change the Header Text and Author Icon

Snippets to center the text, center the author icon, hide the text, or hide the author icon.

Automatically link the photo in each feed to a custom URL in the post text

You can link the photo in a post to a Custom URL by using the following snippet:

Image attachments not showing in lightbox for Closed group posts

Due to sudden changes made by Facebook on April 4th, 2018, it is unfortunately no longer possible to display content from a Facebook Group. We apologize for any inconvenience this […]

Display an icon when hovering over a photo or video

To display an icon when hovering over a photo or video, add the following to the plugin’s Custom CSS section (Facebook Feed > Customize > Misc > Custom CSS):

Creating a slideshow, slider, or carousel from your Facebook posts

If you’re using the Pro version of the Custom Facebook Feed WordPress plugin then you can use our Carousel extension to create sliding carousels out of your Facebook content. If […]

Loading your Facebook feed using JavaScript

By default, the Custom Facebook Feed plugin loads your Facebook feed using PHP on the server side so that they’re embedded into your page source code for SEO purposes. The […]

Changing the font in your Facebook feed & using Google Fonts

The plugin is designed to naturally inherit the font that’s used on your website or WordPress theme so that it fits seamlessly into your site. You can manually change the […]

Creating a Masonry grid layout from your Facebook posts

If you’re using the Pro version of the Custom Facebook Feed WordPress plugin then you can use our Masonry Columns extension to display your Facebook posts in a Masonry grid […]

How does the plugin handle text and language translation?

Custom Facebook Feed is able to be fully translated into any language. There are different types of text that are included within the plugin – some from Facebook and some […]

Translate the months of the date using JavaScript

In the WordPress plugin the date will be displayed in whichever language your WordPress installation is in. Sometimes you may have multiple feeds on a site though and each one […]

Date Formatting Reference

You can use the reference below to create your own custom date format. Below are a few examples and a reference for what each letter represents. F jS, g:i a […]

Is it possible to display only my own posts in my group?

Due to¬†sudden changes¬†made by Facebook on April 4th, 2018, it is unfortunately no longer possible to display content from a Facebook Group. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have […]

Move shared links to display at the top of the Facebook post

By default the link boxes which are displayed when you share a link on Facebook are displayed at the bottom of the post. To display these at the top just add the following to the plugin’s Custom JavaScript section:

Styling Facebook posts by different authors

If multiple people are posting to your Facebook page or if you’re using our Multifeed extension to display posts from multiple different Facebook pages in one single feed, then it’s […]

Display video grids in 16:9 format

By default videos in a Videos-only grid are displayed as square. Add this snippet to the plugin’s Custom JavaScript section (Customize > Misc > Custom JavaScript) to display them in a 16:9 format.

Change the layout of shared link posts to match photo/video posts

By default the shared link posts have a different layout to photo and video posts, but you can change this to match by following the directions below. First, go to […]

Only include the plugin files on specific pages

By default the Custom Facebook Feed plugin will include it’s CSS and JavaScript file on every page, as, due to browser caching, once the files are loaded once by the […]

How to add “Load more” or pagination functionality in the plugin

Version 3.0 and above Versions 3.0 and above of the plugin includes a “Load More” button that allows you to load more content into the bottom of your feed. To […]