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[cXF] Facebook Sidebar Block 1.4.0

Add Facebook Page widget to your sidebar block with some extra features.

  1. BassMan
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.4
    • 1.5
    1 license = 1 forum installation
    Updates Duration:
    1 year (cost of renewal: $2.49)
    Visible Branding:
    This add-on will add a Facebook Page widget to your sidebar. It's useful if you want to give users an option to choose if they want to have see a Facebook widget or not. Read more below.

    * if you will use Font Awesome icons, it is recommended to install this add-on: http://www.customizexf.com/products/cxf-font-awesome-switch.24/, unless you already have them installed by a third party style or add-on.

    >>> DEMO <<<

    • add Facebook Page widget to sidebar with options to show timeline, events and/or messages
    • show notice to users with a button to enable widget
    • useful if you don't want to load Facebook cookies or just not to show widget if user don't want it
    • the block is highly customizabe (color, button color...)
    • all text is phrased so it's easily editable
    • plugin will show in sidebar container like all other sidebar widgets
    • option to show plugin in sidebar, above or below forum list
    • option to disable plugin on small devices with extra option to show a notice on small screens
    • option to show Facebook icon
    • option to show Facebook icon on the right side of the block (need [cXF] Sidebar Extension)
    • option to show Facebook block beside Twitter block (if installed) (see screens here: [cXF] Facebook Sidebar Block)
    • [bd] Widget Framework compatible (check FAQ tab for more information)

    Some screens:


    1. Download and unzip it
    2. From your Admin Control Panel, go to the "Install Add-on" page
    3. Upload the xml file and click the Install Add-on button.

    How to change text in notice?

    • for title edit cxf_fsb_notice_title phrase
    • for description edit cxf_fsb_notice_description phrase
    • for button text edit cxf_fsb_notice_preferences phrase


    • designed and tested on default style
    Related Resources:
    Sidebar Extension

    Enhance your default sidebar with many features.

    [cXF] Font Awesome Switch

    Run Font Awesome icons on your site locally or via CDN.

    [cXF] Twitter Sidebar Block

    Add Twitter widget to your sidebar block with some extra features.
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Recent Updates

  1. 1.4.0
  2. [bd] Widget Framework compatible (read the FAQ tab)
  3. 1.3.2

Recent Reviews

  1. Wasserlasser
    Version: 1.2.0
    Excellent AddOn and excellent support. Easy to install and looks good in the Forum. Gives the Social Media aspect of the Forum a new and better look.
    1. BassMan
      Author's Response
      Thank you very much for your time to kindly review this add-on.
  2. Wasserlasser
    Version: 1.1.0
    Works great and a problem was fixed in no time. Highly recommended AddOn for any Forum. Makes Facebook sharing a lot easier and nicer.