Multimedia and Social Media

The UIC Red theme includes components for slideshows, videos, and embedded feeds from Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. If you have a need to embed content from sources not included in these components, contact us at red.uic.edu/contact and the Red team will discuss your needs and assist in finding a solution.

See examples of the Social Media feeds.

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Grid Component

The Grid component is a framework of images with text and links to highlight content for your site visitors in a visually appealing manner.

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Video Component

Adding video to your page is as simple as using the Video component, enter the share URL on YouTube, Vimeo, and other services to embed it in the page. The component will automatically…

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Facebook & Twitter Feeds

You can add a combined, side-by-side scrolling Facebook feed and a Twitter Feed with 1 – 20 items in the feed on your website. In the Facebook Feed, paste the full URL of…

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Facebook Feed

You can add a scrolling feed of posts from your Facebook page with this embed component. In the component, paste the full URL of your page starting with https://. Only Facebook Page URLs…

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Twitter Feed

You can add a Twitter Feed with 1 – 20 items in the feed on your website. In the component, you will specify the number of items to show in the feed and…

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Instagram

The Instagram Component is currently only available on Default Template pages.  To utilize the Instagram component simply follows the steps below: In your Red site’s WordPress dashboard, click on the left menu link…

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Slideshow Component

See below for an example of a Slideshow component.  Slideshows require at least two images to be uploaded, along with Alt Text (for accessibility purposes). You have the option to add captions to…