How to add Social Media Buttons

Family Tree Maker


RootsMagic


Legacy


How to add Facebook & Twitter buttons to your Family Tree Maker database


Family Tree Maker - add custom event

1 – In FTM, click on "People", display the events screen of the person to whom you want to add a Facebook or Twitter button. Click on the Add Fact button (green cross).

Family Tree Maker - add custom event

2 – Select "Web address", or create your own user-defined fact such as "Facebook" or "Twitter".

Family Tree Maker - add custom event

3 – Enter the URL in the Description. Must begin with "http://" or "https://".

How to add Facebook & Twitter buttons to your RootsMagic database


RootsMagic - add custom event

1 – Display the events screen of the person to whom you want to add a Facebook or Twitter button. Click on the Add a fact button (green cross).

RootsMagic - add custom event

2 – Select "Miscellaneous", or create your own user-defined fact such as "Facebook" or "Twitter".

RootsMagic - add custom event

3 – Enter the URL in the Description. Must begin with "http://" or "https://".

How to add Facebook & Twitter buttons to your Legacy database


Legacy - add custom event

1 – Display the events screen of the person to whom you want to add a Facebook or Twitter button. Click on the Add button.

Legacy - add custom event

2 – Click on the down arrow next to "Event/Fact".

Legacy - add custom event

3 – Select "Website", or create your own user-defined fact such as "Facebook" or "Twitter".

Legacy - add custom event

4 – Enter the URL in the Description. Must begin with "http://" or "https://".