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How to use the Multifeed Extension to display multiple Facebook pages or groups in the same feed

Installation

Extensions are installed just like any other WordPress plugin. You can follow the same process used when uploading and installing the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin.

Plugin Version 4.0 and above

Once the extension has been activated, you will now be able to select multiple sources for your Facebook Feed. If you do not have multiple sources, you will first need to add additional sources when creating, or editing your existing feed.

When adding a new feed, you can Add additional sources using the Add New button, and you can then select the multiple selection boxes, like so:

Select multiple sources

For already existing fields, go to Facebook Feed > All Feeds > click Edit for the feed you want to add sources > Customize > Post > SourcesHere, you can now click Add New to add additional sources for this feed and then click Save.

Add New Sources

Setting the number of posts to display

You can set the total number of posts to display in your multifeed just by setting the ‘Number of posts’ option in the feed’s Edit options under Customize > Feed Layout. You can limit the number of posts displayed from each Facebook ID by setting the ‘API Post Limit‘ in the feed’s edit options under Settings > Advanced. You can adjust this to only show a specific number of posts from each connected Source, or if you seem to not be displaying enough posts you can adjust this to be a number higher than the current Number of posts you are displaying.

Below Plugin Version 4.0

Settings Page

Once activated the extension will allow you to add multiple IDs to your ‘Facebook Page ID’ setting field. Simply separate them by commas as shown in the screenshot below.

facebook-plugin-multifeed

Shortcode

The Multifeed extension also then allows you to specify multiple Facebook pages directly in your shortcode like so:

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Or if they are accounts which are connected on the plugin settings pages, then:

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Each sale will also help support Save the Children, an amazing charity which helps children in need all around the world.

Comment on Facebook

One of my emails, in a back and forth to this company, to ask questions about a product, before I actually buy it. The absurdity? By now, it would have been far easer just to ... errr. call me. Welcome to tech sales in the new generation: First tip? Banish the "I am sorry you feel that way" from your lexicon. You sound like Verizon customer service. Not the highly educated individual I presume I am dealing with. That is the perfect passive aggressive non answer that is all the rage in the '20s.. You aren't really apologizing, you just feel badly that in some form, i may feel hurt. I haven't purchased your product. As a self-employed journalist, for whom budget decisions always loom large, i avoid purchases from companies that are incapable of basic human interaction Let's see how this movie goes: I email you a few questions, you respond. That immediately triggers follow up questions, which I in turn ask of you. A Day or so later, we may have resolution. Or, 5 min of actually engaging in a back & forth, and you get a credit card. Sadly, tech companies are far more enamored of the method of information delivery, than results. I'm sure many deal with your company, based on the absence of any alternative. What would be a far more interesting analysis? How many consumers simply, when met with this "form of communication", simply walked away. BTW, my hosting provider, Blue Host, has actual trained sales people on the line.(Gasp! How positively 1990's of them!) As a result of exactly two brief (verbal) conversations, I have purchased a hosting package, as well as paid support.

I'm an existing customer with an All Access bundle. can I get 65% off renewal? it's due on the 29th March

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3 months ago

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Like saving time? We’ve been listening to your feedback, and our new Feed Templates feature makes it much quicker and easier to get started creating your perfect feed! Just select a template with one click and let us do the work for you.

Update to v4.2 of the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin to use this new feature, and find out more details here: smashballoon.com/facebook-feed-templates-update/
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Like saving time? We’ve been listening to your feedback, and our new Feed Templates feature makes it much quicker and easier to get started creating your perfect feed! Just select a template with one click and let us do the work for you.

Update to v4.2 of the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin to use this new feature, and find out more details here: https://smashballoon.com/facebook-feed-templates-update/

4 months ago

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Say hello to Instagram Feed 6!

Our biggest update to the plugin yet, with a brand new admin interface. We've redesigned the user experience from the ground up for simplicity, making it way easier to create, manage, and customize your feeds.

- See and edit all your feeds in one place (no more pesky shortcode options!)
- A brand new feed customizer with live feed preview.
- Redesigned settings pages to make it easier to find things.
- Easy color scheme settings to change all your colors in one place.
- Better Shoppable Feeds, import/export settings, and much more!

Check out our announcement post on our blog for more info:
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Say hello to Instagram Feed 6!

Our biggest update to the plugin yet, with a brand new admin interface. Weve redesigned the user experience from the ground up for simplicity, making it way easier to create, manage, and customize your feeds.

- See and edit all your feeds in one place (no more pesky shortcode options!)
- A brand new feed customizer with live feed preview.
- Redesigned settings pages to make it easier to find things.
- Easy color scheme settings to change all your colors in one place.
- Better Shoppable Feeds, import/export settings, and much more!

Check out our announcement post on our blog for more info:
https://smashballoon.com/new-update-instagram-feed-6/

Comment on Facebook

Broke my feed. Shows my photo, bio and follow button but no actual images. Just a blank area. It was working fine for months before this!

its not showing any pictures with the new update using the divi theme builder did all that it says to do on your knowledge base.

Hey guys! I am a social media professional, and I would like to mention about Rannkly, a powerful social media tool that I recently stumbled upon. And well let me tell you that it is a lot better than Buffer.@https://www.facebook.com/reputationmanagement/

5 months ago

Smash Balloon

We're turning Green Monday blue this year, and running a huge sale with deals of up to 65% off in support of the Ocean Conservancy who help to protect and clean the world's oceans.

This deal is for one day only, so claim yours and help support a great cause at the same time: smashballoon.com/sale/
... See MoreSee Less

Were turning Green Monday blue this year, and running a huge sale with deals of up to 65% off in support of the Ocean Conservancy who help to protect and clean the worlds oceans.

This deal is for one day only, so claim yours and help support a great cause at the same time: https://smashballoon.com/sale/

6 months ago

Smash Balloon

Forget Black Friday, it's SMASH Friday!

We're thankful for all of our 1,600,000+ users who choose to use our plugins to power their social media feeds. To show our appreciation, we're offering up to 65% off all our plugins for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Grab your deal now before it expires: smashballoon.com/black-friday/
... See MoreSee Less

Forget Black Friday, its SMASH Friday!

Were thankful for all of our 1,600,000+ users who choose to use our plugins to power their social media feeds. To show our appreciation, were offering up to 65% off all our plugins for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Grab your deal now before it expires: https://smashballoon.com/black-friday/

Comment on Facebook

Hello! I've bought your facebook plugin, but it doesn't work correctly. I stream posts from my facebook page to my site, and if post contains several photos, only the first one shows at lightbox. If I click the next button, I see the photo from next post. But I presume that the next picture from this post have to be shown. How to fix it?

I've just bought your facebook pugin to show a facebook group i run, but it is not working. The group is private and i have all the relevent tokens

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Setting the number of posts to display

You can set the total number of posts to display in your multifeed just by setting the ‘Number of posts’ option on the plugin’s Settings page, or by using the ‘num’ option directly in the shortcode:

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You can limit the number of posts displayed from each Facebook ID by setting the ‘Post Limit’ directly in the shortcode, like so:

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The above example will show 10 total posts, but only the latest 3 posts from each Facebook ID.

Page Events

As each page events feed requires an Access Token for that specific Facebook page then you need to tell the plugin which Access Token is for which page. There’s two ways to do this, by first manually connecting the accounts on the settings page and then either using the “Add to primary feed” button, or adding them to the shortcode like so:

Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons

2 months ago

Smash Balloon

We're celebrating our rebranding and website relaunch with a huge Launch Party this week! Enter to win a pair of AirPods Pro for FREE and get huge discounts of up to 65% off our plugins! smashballoon.com/sale/

Each sale will also help support Save the Children, an amazing charity which helps children in need all around the world.
... See MoreSee Less

Were celebrating our rebranding and website relaunch with a huge Launch Party this week! Enter to win a pair of AirPods Pro for FREE and get huge discounts of up to 65% off our plugins! https://smashballoon.com/sale/

Each sale will also help support Save the Children, an amazing charity which helps children in need all around the world.

Comment on Facebook

One of my emails, in a back and forth to this company, to ask questions about a product, before I actually buy it. The absurdity? By now, it would have been far easer just to ... errr. call me. Welcome to tech sales in the new generation: First tip? Banish the "I am sorry you feel that way" from your lexicon. You sound like Verizon customer service. Not the highly educated individual I presume I am dealing with. That is the perfect passive aggressive non answer that is all the rage in the '20s.. You aren't really apologizing, you just feel badly that in some form, i may feel hurt. I haven't purchased your product. As a self-employed journalist, for whom budget decisions always loom large, i avoid purchases from companies that are incapable of basic human interaction Let's see how this movie goes: I email you a few questions, you respond. That immediately triggers follow up questions, which I in turn ask of you. A Day or so later, we may have resolution. Or, 5 min of actually engaging in a back & forth, and you get a credit card. Sadly, tech companies are far more enamored of the method of information delivery, than results. I'm sure many deal with your company, based on the absence of any alternative. What would be a far more interesting analysis? How many consumers simply, when met with this "form of communication", simply walked away. BTW, my hosting provider, Blue Host, has actual trained sales people on the line.(Gasp! How positively 1990's of them!) As a result of exactly two brief (verbal) conversations, I have purchased a hosting package, as well as paid support.

I'm an existing customer with an All Access bundle. can I get 65% off renewal? it's due on the 29th March

3 months ago

Smash Balloon

We have a new balloon to smash!

After 9 years it was time for a refresh! Our new logo is clean and simple, just like our plugins.
... See MoreSee Less

We have a new balloon to smash!

After 9 years it was time for a refresh! Our new logo is clean and simple, just like our plugins.

3 months ago

Smash Balloon

Like saving time? We’ve been listening to your feedback, and our new Feed Templates feature makes it much quicker and easier to get started creating your perfect feed! Just select a template with one click and let us do the work for you.

Update to v4.2 of the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin to use this new feature, and find out more details here: smashballoon.com/facebook-feed-templates-update/
... See MoreSee Less

Like saving time? We’ve been listening to your feedback, and our new Feed Templates feature makes it much quicker and easier to get started creating your perfect feed! Just select a template with one click and let us do the work for you.

Update to v4.2 of the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin to use this new feature, and find out more details here: https://smashballoon.com/facebook-feed-templates-update/

4 months ago

Smash Balloon

Say hello to Instagram Feed 6!

Our biggest update to the plugin yet, with a brand new admin interface. We've redesigned the user experience from the ground up for simplicity, making it way easier to create, manage, and customize your feeds.

- See and edit all your feeds in one place (no more pesky shortcode options!)
- A brand new feed customizer with live feed preview.
- Redesigned settings pages to make it easier to find things.
- Easy color scheme settings to change all your colors in one place.
- Better Shoppable Feeds, import/export settings, and much more!

Check out our announcement post on our blog for more info:
smashballoon.com/new-update-instagram-feed-6/
... See MoreSee Less

Say hello to Instagram Feed 6!

Our biggest update to the plugin yet, with a brand new admin interface. Weve redesigned the user experience from the ground up for simplicity, making it way easier to create, manage, and customize your feeds.

- See and edit all your feeds in one place (no more pesky shortcode options!)
- A brand new feed customizer with live feed preview.
- Redesigned settings pages to make it easier to find things.
- Easy color scheme settings to change all your colors in one place.
- Better Shoppable Feeds, import/export settings, and much more!

Check out our announcement post on our blog for more info:
https://smashballoon.com/new-update-instagram-feed-6/

Comment on Facebook

Broke my feed. Shows my photo, bio and follow button but no actual images. Just a blank area. It was working fine for months before this!

its not showing any pictures with the new update using the divi theme builder did all that it says to do on your knowledge base.

Hey guys! I am a social media professional, and I would like to mention about Rannkly, a powerful social media tool that I recently stumbled upon. And well let me tell you that it is a lot better than Buffer.@https://www.facebook.com/reputationmanagement/

5 months ago

Smash Balloon

We're turning Green Monday blue this year, and running a huge sale with deals of up to 65% off in support of the Ocean Conservancy who help to protect and clean the world's oceans.

This deal is for one day only, so claim yours and help support a great cause at the same time: smashballoon.com/sale/
... See MoreSee Less

Were turning Green Monday blue this year, and running a huge sale with deals of up to 65% off in support of the Ocean Conservancy who help to protect and clean the worlds oceans.

This deal is for one day only, so claim yours and help support a great cause at the same time: https://smashballoon.com/sale/

6 months ago

Smash Balloon

Forget Black Friday, it's SMASH Friday!

We're thankful for all of our 1,600,000+ users who choose to use our plugins to power their social media feeds. To show our appreciation, we're offering up to 65% off all our plugins for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Grab your deal now before it expires: smashballoon.com/black-friday/
... See MoreSee Less

Forget Black Friday, its SMASH Friday!

Were thankful for all of our 1,600,000+ users who choose to use our plugins to power their social media feeds. To show our appreciation, were offering up to 65% off all our plugins for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Grab your deal now before it expires: https://smashballoon.com/black-friday/

Comment on Facebook

Hello! I've bought your facebook plugin, but it doesn't work correctly. I stream posts from my facebook page to my site, and if post contains several photos, only the first one shows at lightbox. If I click the next button, I see the photo from next post. But I presume that the next picture from this post have to be shown. How to fix it?

I've just bought your facebook pugin to show a facebook group i run, but it is not working. The group is private and i have all the relevent tokens

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Groups

As each groups feed requires an Access Token for that specific Facebook group then you need to tell the plugin which Access Token is for which group.  There’s two ways to do this, by first manually connecting the groups on the settings page and then either using the “Add to primary feed” button, or adding them to the shortcode like so:

Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons

2 months ago

Smash Balloon

We're celebrating our rebranding and website relaunch with a huge Launch Party this week! Enter to win a pair of AirPods Pro for FREE and get huge discounts of up to 65% off our plugins! smashballoon.com/sale/

Each sale will also help support Save the Children, an amazing charity which helps children in need all around the world.
... See MoreSee Less

Were celebrating our rebranding and website relaunch with a huge Launch Party this week! Enter to win a pair of AirPods Pro for FREE and get huge discounts of up to 65% off our plugins! https://smashballoon.com/sale/

Each sale will also help support Save the Children, an amazing charity which helps children in need all around the world.

Comment on Facebook

One of my emails, in a back and forth to this company, to ask questions about a product, before I actually buy it. The absurdity? By now, it would have been far easer just to ... errr. call me. Welcome to tech sales in the new generation: First tip? Banish the "I am sorry you feel that way" from your lexicon. You sound like Verizon customer service. Not the highly educated individual I presume I am dealing with. That is the perfect passive aggressive non answer that is all the rage in the '20s.. You aren't really apologizing, you just feel badly that in some form, i may feel hurt. I haven't purchased your product. As a self-employed journalist, for whom budget decisions always loom large, i avoid purchases from companies that are incapable of basic human interaction Let's see how this movie goes: I email you a few questions, you respond. That immediately triggers follow up questions, which I in turn ask of you. A Day or so later, we may have resolution. Or, 5 min of actually engaging in a back & forth, and you get a credit card. Sadly, tech companies are far more enamored of the method of information delivery, than results. I'm sure many deal with your company, based on the absence of any alternative. What would be a far more interesting analysis? How many consumers simply, when met with this "form of communication", simply walked away. BTW, my hosting provider, Blue Host, has actual trained sales people on the line.(Gasp! How positively 1990's of them!) As a result of exactly two brief (verbal) conversations, I have purchased a hosting package, as well as paid support.

I'm an existing customer with an All Access bundle. can I get 65% off renewal? it's due on the 29th March

3 months ago

Smash Balloon

We have a new balloon to smash!

After 9 years it was time for a refresh! Our new logo is clean and simple, just like our plugins.
... See MoreSee Less

We have a new balloon to smash!

After 9 years it was time for a refresh! Our new logo is clean and simple, just like our plugins.

3 months ago

Smash Balloon

Like saving time? We’ve been listening to your feedback, and our new Feed Templates feature makes it much quicker and easier to get started creating your perfect feed! Just select a template with one click and let us do the work for you.

Update to v4.2 of the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin to use this new feature, and find out more details here: smashballoon.com/facebook-feed-templates-update/
... See MoreSee Less

Like saving time? We’ve been listening to your feedback, and our new Feed Templates feature makes it much quicker and easier to get started creating your perfect feed! Just select a template with one click and let us do the work for you.

Update to v4.2 of the Custom Facebook Feed Pro plugin to use this new feature, and find out more details here: https://smashballoon.com/facebook-feed-templates-update/

4 months ago

Smash Balloon

Say hello to Instagram Feed 6!

Our biggest update to the plugin yet, with a brand new admin interface. We've redesigned the user experience from the ground up for simplicity, making it way easier to create, manage, and customize your feeds.

- See and edit all your feeds in one place (no more pesky shortcode options!)
- A brand new feed customizer with live feed preview.
- Redesigned settings pages to make it easier to find things.
- Easy color scheme settings to change all your colors in one place.
- Better Shoppable Feeds, import/export settings, and much more!

Check out our announcement post on our blog for more info:
smashballoon.com/new-update-instagram-feed-6/
... See MoreSee Less

Say hello to Instagram Feed 6!

Our biggest update to the plugin yet, with a brand new admin interface. Weve redesigned the user experience from the ground up for simplicity, making it way easier to create, manage, and customize your feeds.

- See and edit all your feeds in one place (no more pesky shortcode options!)
- A brand new feed customizer with live feed preview.
- Redesigned settings pages to make it easier to find things.
- Easy color scheme settings to change all your colors in one place.
- Better Shoppable Feeds, import/export settings, and much more!

Check out our announcement post on our blog for more info:
https://smashballoon.com/new-update-instagram-feed-6/

Comment on Facebook

Broke my feed. Shows my photo, bio and follow button but no actual images. Just a blank area. It was working fine for months before this!

its not showing any pictures with the new update using the divi theme builder did all that it says to do on your knowledge base.

Hey guys! I am a social media professional, and I would like to mention about Rannkly, a powerful social media tool that I recently stumbled upon. And well let me tell you that it is a lot better than Buffer.@https://www.facebook.com/reputationmanagement/

5 months ago

Smash Balloon

We're turning Green Monday blue this year, and running a huge sale with deals of up to 65% off in support of the Ocean Conservancy who help to protect and clean the world's oceans.

This deal is for one day only, so claim yours and help support a great cause at the same time: smashballoon.com/sale/
... See MoreSee Less

Were turning Green Monday blue this year, and running a huge sale with deals of up to 65% off in support of the Ocean Conservancy who help to protect and clean the worlds oceans.

This deal is for one day only, so claim yours and help support a great cause at the same time: https://smashballoon.com/sale/

6 months ago

Smash Balloon

Forget Black Friday, it's SMASH Friday!

We're thankful for all of our 1,600,000+ users who choose to use our plugins to power their social media feeds. To show our appreciation, we're offering up to 65% off all our plugins for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Grab your deal now before it expires: smashballoon.com/black-friday/
... See MoreSee Less

Forget Black Friday, its SMASH Friday!

Were thankful for all of our 1,600,000+ users who choose to use our plugins to power their social media feeds. To show our appreciation, were offering up to 65% off all our plugins for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Grab your deal now before it expires: https://smashballoon.com/black-friday/

Comment on Facebook

Hello! I've bought your facebook plugin, but it doesn't work correctly. I stream posts from my facebook page to my site, and if post contains several photos, only the first one shows at lightbox. If I click the next button, I see the photo from next post. But I presume that the next picture from this post have to be shown. How to fix it?

I've just bought your facebook pugin to show a facebook group i run, but it is not working. The group is private and i have all the relevent tokens

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Shortcode Options

Name Attribute Options Description Example
Page IDs id Any Page ID The IDs of the Facebook pages you want to display id=”cnn,bbcnews,usatoday”
Accounts account Any Acount ID The IDs of the Facebook accounts you want to display account=”account_1,account_2,account_3″
Total Number num Any number The total number of posts to display in your feed num=10
Post Limit limit Any number The number of posts to display from each Facebook ID in your multifeed limit=3

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