With digital marketing on the rise, social media has become one the most significant channels of advertising. We all know that social media is a great way of attracting visitors to a website. If used properly, it will help you increase your brand awareness and your overall online presence.
Because social media is so widely used, almost all websites have on their homepages links to their social platforms. Web designers sensed this trend and started creating free social media icons, either as images or as CSS3 social media buttons . Attractive, clean and varied, these CSS3 social media buttons will help you grow your social media presence in no time!
We selected below free 25 CSS3 social media buttons. Some of the items in this list also come with comprehensive tutorials you can follow and learn how to create CSS3 social media buttons yourself!
Here they are.
Feel free to use these buttons in your projects and create new ones having the tutorial below as starting point.
When you roll over any of the items, the background position is changed, and CSS3 takes care of the smooth transition. These icons have a nice animation, suitable for any website.
Here’s set of social media buttons created entirely with CSS3. These will look great whether you view them at their native size, smaller than that, or if you zoom in.
These icons are suitable for almost any web design project. These icons are square-shaped and can be used for various types of socia media websites.
This is a great social subscribe widget you can add to your sidebar. Check out the code in the link above.
If you don’t want to clutter your website with tons of social media buttons, then this CSS3 social share button is the perfect choice for you!
Get a bunch of free CSS3 social media buttons by using this free piece of code.
Flat design is the hottest web design trend right now! Make your social media buttons flat as well, with just a few clicks! Add this CSS3 code on your site and start using these buttons for your social media login page.
If you’re not a big fan of flat buttons, such as the ones showcased above, you should try these subtle 3D social media sign-in buttons.
Whether you want round or square-shaped social media buttons, this CSS3 set has got you covered!
Use these blue social media buttons with just a few clicks. Copy the codes on your site and upgrade your current social icons.
The metro style is also on the rise. If your website follows this design trend, then your social media buttons should respect the same principles. Here is a great CSS3 social block you can add to your site’s sidebar.
These unique social media buttons have a 3D effect you’ll like. Use them on your or your client’s website.
Do you want to add a unique CSS3 effect to your social media buttons? Check out these sliding, responsive, social media buttons! Made with pure CSS3, these will look great on any mobile device as well.
These icons may look simple, but they are very customizable. They follow the flat design trend and can be easily added to your site.
Here’s a set of elegant, round social media icons. Included in this set are 64 pixel perfect, completely editable vector icons, each surrounded by a 48 x 48 px square of the brand color.
This is a unique concept for social share buttons. It shows the share count in a clean, minimalist way. Add the code to your site and start using these today.
Here’s another set of flat social buttons made entirely with CSS3. Facebook, Twitter and G+ buttons are included in this set.
Does your website have a natural, earthy-toned color palette? If so, here’s a great social share tooltip you can use.
This is an awesome social share navigation made with CSS3. It has lovely colors as well. If you know a bit of CSS, you can easily customize it to fit your needs.
You can’t go any simpler than this when it comes to social sharing icons. These are super-clean, basic and have a nice hover effect.
These are some great horizontal social buttons you can add to your site. Social count is not included, but they have the icons added, as well as texts.
Transparent social media icons are being used more and more each day. They are simple, unobtrusive and effective. Here is a small set containing the most important social media icons, made with CSS3.
Add this social buttons flat bar to your site. It looks best either on the upper part of an article, or right below.