Current status of the Ning Platform is always available on the Ning Status Blog.

FORUM

NC for Hire

Tip 3.0: Simple Social Bar (HTML+CSS)

So you want a simple bar which takes your members to your social profiles.  Here it is..

What we are creating:

HTML (can go in your ABOVE FOOTER HTML box on any page- change to your links)

<ul class="spicesocialwidget">
<li class="facebook">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.facebook.com/" target="_blank" title="facebook">
<div class="tooltip"><span>Facebook</span></div>
</a>
</li>
<li class="googleplus">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://plus.google.com/" target="_blank" title="googleplus"></a>
</li>
<li class="pinterest">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://pinterest.com/" target="_blank" title="pinterest"></a>
</li>
<li class="twitter">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://twitter.com/" target="_blank" title="twitter"></a>
</li>
<li class="rss">
<a rel="nofollow" href="http://feedburner.com/" target="_blank" title="rss"></a>
</li>
<li class="skype">
<a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.skype.com/" target="_blank" title="Skype"></a>
</li>
<li class="vimeo">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.vimeo.com/" target="_blank" title="vimeo"></a>
</li>
<li class="dribbble">
<a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.dribbble.com/" target="_blank" title="dribble"></a>
</li>
<li class="flickr">
<a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.flickr.com/" target="_blank" title="flickr"></a>
</li>
<li class="linkedin">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.linkedin.com/" target="_blank" title="linkedin">
</a>
</li>
<li class="youtube">
<a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.youtube.com/" target="_blank" title="youtube"></a>
</li>
</ul>

CSS (Goes in your Design Studio Advanced CSS)

ul.spicesocialwidget {
/*float:right;*/
margin: 140px 0;
padding: 0;
width: auto;
height: 32px;
border: 1px solid rgba(0,0,0,0.1);
text-align: center;
font-family: "Helvetica Neue", "Helvetica", "Arial", sans-serif;
}
ul.spicesocialwidget li {
/*float:left;*/
list-style:none outside none;
border:none;
display: inline-block;
}
ul.spicesocialwidget li a {
background-color:transparent;
background-image:url('https://goo.gl/FxfviT');
background-repeat:no-repeat;
background-size:auto 96px;
border:0 none;
display:block;
height:32px;
/*overflow:hidden;*/
text-align:left;
text-decoration:none;
/*transition:all 0.2s ease 0s;*/
width:32px;
position: relative;
display: flex;
}


.tooltip {
visibility: hidden;
opacity: 0;
position: absolute;
top: -25px;
left: 50%;
z-index: 1;
-webkit-transition: all 0.3s ease;
-moz-transition: all 0.3s ease;
transition: all 0.3s ease;
-webkit-backface-visibility: hidden;
-moz-backface-visibility: hidden;
-ms-backface-visibility: hidden;
backface-visibility: hidden;

}
.tooltip span {
position: relative;
left: -50%;
padding: 6px 8px 5px 8px;
border-radius: 3px;
font-size: .7rem;
z-index: 1;
line-height: 1;
}
.tooltip span:after {
position: absolute;
content: " ";
width: 0;
height: 0;
top: 100%;
left: 50%;
margin-left: -8px;
border: 8px solid transparent;
}
.spicesocialwidget a:hover .tooltip {
display: block;
visibility: visible;
opacity: 1;
-webkit-transform: translate(0, -10px);
-moz-transform: translate(0, -10px);
-ms-transform: translate(0, -10px);
transform: translate(0, -10px);
}

.ie7 ul.spicesocialwidget li a,
.ie8 ul.spicesocialwidget li a {
background-image:url('https://goo.gl/FxfviT');
}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.facebook a { background-position:0 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.flickr a { background-position:-32px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.dribbble a { background-position:-64px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.googleplus a { background-position:-96px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.linkedin a { background-position:-128px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.pinterest a { background-position:-160px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.rss a { background-position:-192px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.skype a { background-position:-224px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.twitter a { background-position:-256px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.vimeo a { background-position:-288px 0; }
ul.spicesocialwidget li.youtube a { background-position:-320px 0; }

ul.spicesocialwidget li.facebook a:hover { background-position:0 -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.flickr a:hover { background-position:-32px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.dribbble a:hover { background-position:-64px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.googleplus a:hover { background-position:-96px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.linkedin a:hover { background-position:-128px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.pinterest a:hover { background-position:-160px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.rss a:hover { background-position:-192px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.skype a:hover { background-position:-224px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.twitter a:hover { background-position:-256px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.vimeo a:hover { background-position:-288px -32px}
ul.spicesocialwidget li.youtube a:hover { background-position:-320px -32px}

.spicesocialwidget .facebook span { background: #3b5a9b; color: #dce5ed; text-shadow: 0px 1px 0px #2f487c; }
.spicesocialwidget .facebook span:after { border-top-color: #3b5a9b; }

Happy Holidays!  Let me know if you need help with your Ning Community design or custom ideas! ..

You need to be a member of Ning Creators Social Network to add comments!

Join Ning Creators Social Network

Email me when people reply –

Replies

This reply was deleted.

Announcements

 

Some interesting articles related to community management, digital marketing etc. could be found in our digest. Don't hesitate to leave a feedback so we would know that we should continue :-)

Latest Activity

Fabricio Giugni replied to Fabricio Giugni's discussion
Like button is not working
"Hi There,
I took about a minute to find where it was. It works better when Like button cames under…"
1 hour ago
marie replied to marie's discussion
Landing page navigations do not show menus on mobile screen
"here is the new color : 
rgb(35, 85, 117)
or
#235575"
3 hours ago
marie replied to marie's discussion
Landing page navigations do not show menus on mobile screen
"OMG Anastasiathat is amazing !!!thank youJust the color needs to be changed (sorry I have changed t…"
3 hours ago
marie replied to marie's discussion
Landing page navigations do not show menus on mobile screen
"OMG Anastasia
that is amazing !!!
thank you
I will go into the code to modify the background colour…"
3 hours ago
Anastasiia_NING support posted a discussion in NING BUSINESS CLUB
Here is the list with their names and links to the resources where you can find information about w…
3 hours ago
Anastasia_Ning_Support replied to marie's discussion
Landing page navigations do not show menus on mobile screen
"Hello!
My colleague has made some changes to make it look as close as possible to the picture you s…"
3 hours ago
Anastasia_Ning_Support replied to Fabricio Giugni's discussion
Like button is not working
"Hello!
My colleague has relocated the Like button as you asked, please check it. 
Best regards,
The…"
3 hours ago
Thisisbully replied to Alex's discussion
Missing images???
"Also when you upload say more than one photo at once it will show the first photo u select that man…"
5 hours ago
Anastasia_Ning_Support replied to Fabricio Giugni's discussion
A list of Problem just growing...
"Hello!
I am sorry, I will insert screenshots into my reply. 
"I can see that you have already check…"
7 hours ago
Anastasia_Ning_Support replied to marie's discussion
NING BUILDER CAN'T LOAD YOUR PROJECT
"Hello!
You are welcome, I am glad it is working now!
Please let me know if you experience such issu…"
7 hours ago
Anastasia_Ning_Support replied to Alex's discussion
Missing images???
"Hi!
I agree with you 100%. I have already spoken to Elizabeth personally, and also let our quality…"
8 hours ago
Anastasia_Ning_Support replied to Alex's discussion
Missing images???
"Hello!
I am very sorry for the confusion! Our representative wanted to say that it is a massive iss…"
8 hours ago
More…

Meanwhile, you can check our social media channels