Facebook like box also called Facebook fan page are one of the important element of many websites. Its helps webmaster to provide their users with an easy to join a Facebook community and get the update on any news feed.
One of our users asked the question about how to add facebook like box widget in WordPress blog or website.we have already covered how to create a facebook page for business.
Adding like box using Facebook plugin for WordPress
The simplest and easy way is to add Facebook fan box through the official Facebook plugin for WordPress. First, you need to login to your WordPress admin area, and goto add new plugin section.
Search the Facebook plugin, install and activate it. Now go to Appearance >> Widgets , drag and drop the facebook like box widget to sidebar area. Provide the URL of your Facebook fan page in the widget configuration.
In this Facebook widget, you can choose to show a stream, show faces, remove the header and change border color.There are only two theme color option available right now light and dark.
How to add manually facebook like box in WordPress website
In this method, we will add manually facebook like box in WordPress website.
1) Click on the link developers like Box page on Facebook
2) Enter your Facebook page URL
3) Check the checkboxes one by one which option you need
4) Click on the button get the code
5) Select iframe and copy the code into a text file
6) Go to WordPress dashboard and add a new widget, paste the code and save it
Now you have successfully added the facebook like box widget in WordPress blog. Take a look and adjust the size according to to your website until its look great.
Now users will be able to directly like the Facebook page form your website without going to Facebook.