Email

Customize the Follow me module in your marketing emails

Last updated: January 11, 2021

Applies to:

Marketing Hub  Professional, Enterprise
CMS Hub  Professional, Enterprise
Legacy Marketing Hub Basic

If you've added a Follow Me - Email module to your email template, this module can be quickly and easily customized right in the content editor. Learn how to edit follow me buttons for a specific email in the email editor.

To get started, navigate to your email and open the social sharing module:
  • In your HubSpot account, navigate to Marketing > Email.
  • Hover over the email you want to edit and click Edit.
  • Click the Social module in your email to customize the styling and your social account settings.
    • To edit an existing social network, hover over that network and click the edit icon edit.
    • To add a new social network to your module, click + Add. A new social network will be added. Click the edit icon edit to edit this network's details.

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  • Use the dropdown menu to select a social network from the list of default options. There will be default icons for these social networks on the list. 
  • Enter the URL for your company's social network. This is what the corresponding social network icon will link to.
  • After you've made your selections, click Back to Follow Me - Email to return to the module editor.

 

Once you've added all the social networks you want to include, you can customize the layout and appearance of your Follow Me - Email module.

  • To reorder the social networks in your module, click on a social network to drag and drop it into place.

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  • To adjust the appearance of the social network icons, use use the dropdown menus to customize the following:
    1. Display: select whether to show the icon or text of the social network, or both.
    2. Icon style scheme: select whether to display a Circular or Square icon. and whether the icons should appear in Color, Black and white, or Grey.
    3. Scale: enter a number or slide the scale to adjust the size of each of the social network icons.
    4. Spacing: enter a number or slide the scale to adjust the spacing between each of the social network icons.
    5. Alignment: select whether the social network icons are aligned to the Left, Right, or Center of your email. Social network icons in this module are always laid out horizontally.

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Your changes to your social network settings in the left sidebar panel will be immediately reflected in the content editor.