How to install, set-up and manage Facebook Feed Pro extension for Joomla...

Installation

To install Facebook Feed Pro, log-in to admin area Extensions > Extension manager > Install, choose "Upload package file" and choose facebookfeedpro-package.zip.

Warning Make sure that you choose not the file you downloaded from AllForJoomla, but the file inside the main archive.

After the package installataion you need to activate the plugin "System - Facebook Feed Pro". To do that go to Extensions > Plugin manager find and activate plugin "System - Facebook Feed Pro".

Create a widget

Widget creation and widget management is performed in admin section Components > Facebook Feed Pro.

To create or modify existing widget, just use integrated visual builder.

  1. First you need to Connect to Facebook API. To do that click on the "Connect to Facebook" button. In the popup window authorize the application.
  2. Then check Facebook connection status at the left hand side.
  3. If everything is ok, you can enter the the Facebook public page URL or ID and customize the widget.

After creating a widget you will see it's shortcode in the widgets list. You need to place this shortcode in the place where you want this widget to be displayed. More about shortcodes in the "Shortcode" section.

Shortcode

In the admin section of your website Components > Facebook Feed Pro you can see a list of existing widgets. In the "Shortcode" column you can see a shortcode of every widget.

This shortcode you need to copy and paste to the place of your website where you want to see the widget. This shortcode you can paste inside the content (article), module html or even into the template files.