Add simple social share buttons to your posts or pages. Your visitors will be able to easily share your content on the most popular social networks: Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Linkedin, Tumblr, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, Digg, Reddit, Bebo, Delicous, VKontakte and Email.
These services are used by millions of people every day, so sharing your content there will increase traffic to your website.
Main features / advantages
- Keep Facebook likes when switching your website from http to https protocol
- Slick, minimalistic design.
- Very small and fast. The code for sharing button is very small (only a few KB), so share buttons will not slow down your website – even on devices with slow network connections.
- All major social networks are supported: Twitter, Facebook (Facebook Share / Facebook Like / Facebook Send), Linkedin, Tumblr, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, Digg, Reddit, Bebo, Delicious, VKontakte, Odnoklassniki, Sina Weibo, QZone, Renren.
- Social media counters: Twitter Tweet, Facebook Like, Linkedin Share, Pinterest – Pin it
- Compatible with all major web browsers: Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera.
- Share toolbar works with desktop and mobile devices (mobile phones and tablets). Tested with PC, Apple iOS / iPhone / iPad and Google Android devices.
- Real-time button preview in admin settings. You will be able to see the preview of share buttons as you configure them.
- Support for right-to-left (RTL) scripts / languages (Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Hebrew, Yiddish, Syriac, Thaana/Dhivehi, N’Ko, Chinese, Japanese).
- Hide or show buttons for specific posts / pages (see Shortcodes below)
- Hide or show buttons for posts / pages / front page / categories
- Option to add “via @yourprofile” to tweets (Twitter)
- Localized counters: Tweet, Facebook Like, Facebook Share buttons can use translated versions (support for 73 languages)
- Hide share buttons for specific categories
- Hide “Share” image or use translated image (20+ languages available)
- Sidebar widget
- Use of shortcodes inside template files
- Display staring stats for whole website or for each page individually
- Select image to use for Facebook sharing (Facebook thumbnail)
- You can use your own custom social icons for Twitter, Facebook and other social networks
- Load social icons from your own content delivery network (CDN)
- Set background and border color for share button (menu)
- Support for SSL (https)
- Email button
- Print button
- All share buttons are optional: You can add or remove any button from plugin settings
- Multisite support (works with WordPress Multi-site)
- Support for custom post types (it is possible to show or hide share buttons for each custom post type)
- Compatible with AMP plugin by Automattic
Share Buttons are very easy to configure. Just select button type, size, position and which social networking services do you want to offer to your visitors.
Buttons will appear below your articles or on top of them (or both) as you choose.
[hupso_hide]anywhere in post’s text to hide buttons for specific post.
[hupso]anywhere in post’s text to show buttons at custom position inside the post. Buttons will be shown exactly where this shortcode appears.
- Shortcodes inside template files: Add this PHP code inside template files at position where you want to show share buttons:
You can configure share buttons in plugin settings.
- Shortcodes inside widget text: Just include
[hupso]anywhere in widget text area and share buttons will be displayed there.
- You can use custom titles and urls inside shortcodes. Exampe:
[hupso title="My title" url="http://www.hupso.com/share/"]. You can use only title or only url if you like:
[hupso title="My title"],
Plugin is currently translated into: French, Czech, Polish, Arabic, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese and Dutch (Nederlands / Belgium).
If you would like to translate into your language, send message here.
- Download plugin file (.zip)
- Extract zip file and upload folder /hupso-share-buttons-for-twitter-facebook-google/ to /wp-content/plugins/
- Go to “Plugins” and activate the plugin “Hupso Social Media Share Buttons”