Insert a Twitter or Facebook Feed in Joomla

Best Free Joomla module to promote your social media profiles

Social Joomla Module Overview:

Social GK5 module allows to display all ‘social plugins‘ available from services like Facebook, Twitter, Google + and more. All views can be adjusted to your needs.

In short, it is used for any site’s promotion on social network services. Intuitive back-end allows to add a plugin with a few clicks. Social management from the module level allows you to specify and modify given module content quickly.

Following is a list of features to be found in Social module

  • Facebook plugins: Activity feed, Comments, Facepile,Likebox, Live stream, Recommendations
  • Google+ plugins: Badge,Small icon, Medium icon, Large icon
  • Twitter plugins: Search widget, Tweets, Profile widget, Favorite user tweets, User list view
  • recoded and restyled back-end
  • built-in config manager in module settings
  • 'live preview' for Twitter widget in back-end
  • 3 built-in styles for Tweets layout
  • cookie consent plugin support
  • MooTools & jQuery javascript frameworks support
  • 'cleaned' HTML5 code
  • recoded and restyled back-end

What's new?

Joomla! 3.3 compatibility improvements
Complete module rewrite due to facebook and g+ api changes
Update to Twitter v.1.1 API
Added required OAuth authentication for Twitter widget (using tmhOAuth library)
Removed deprecated Twitter widgetsAdded http/https connection to facebook iframe widgets
Removed deprecated facebook Live Stream widget
Added border color value for Like Box widget
Added support for Joomla Update System
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Release date:
22 February 2012
Joomla! 2.5 & Joomla! 3.4
3 / 33 votes
Social GK5 - Best Free Joomla module to promote your social media profiles
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