Social media is a powerful way to share any type of information online. It has revolutionized the world and life of internet users, especially bloggers. Now, people can read more content or get information from daily life via social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, or Google Plus. It is through social media that many websites are generating traffic. As an integral part of the internet, social media is a great way to reach to the targeted audience.
You may have a website with which you share your content, blogs, articles etc. Do you think that this would be enough to reach your audience? Don’t you want to reach the masses at large scale? Having social media buttons on your website, people will share your content and you get an advantage of generating more traffic to your website.
If you want to display social media buttons on the wordpress then here are top 5 social media Sharing button plugins for WordPress.
Monarch is one of the best social media button created by Elegant Themes. With this plug-in, you can show social media button in the pop-up, fly box the bottom of the page, floating bar, below or above the content. Monarch also allows you to show the videos and images. With the support of more than 20 social media networks and gorgeous look, you can choose a various style, color and shape of icons, display things in various ways. You can also manage the number of shares that is located next to each button, define the display of fly inbox and pop up.
Features of Monarch :
- It supports all popular networks.
- It provides multiple display options.
- User-Friendly Interface.
- It has built in statics that tracks likes, follows and social shares.
- It helps to encourage sharing with pop over and fly in share boxes.
- It helps to display of social media icons in widgets.
2. Simple Share Buttons Adder
Another best social media plug-in is Simple Share Buttons Adder. With it, you can automatically add the social media sharing buttons below or above the content page or area. If you want, then you can also add buttons to archives, excerpts and homepage of your website.
This social media button plug-in is capable of supporting 15 social media services. The best part is, you can easily change the text that is shown just next to sharing buttons. You will also get 9 unique plug-in designs, widgets and show the number of shares.
Features Simple Share Buttons Adder :
- It is a very light plug-in.
- It provides support for custom images.
- It allows the various image sets.
If you want to use a plug-in that can be also used for different content management systems, then Shareholic make the best choice. With it, you can give different looks to your social media buttons and make them look more appealing to viewers. Shareholic offers you amazing features and to get access to all its features, you need to register an account. The best part is, it is free for you. In this plug-in, you popover appears by default, but you can turn it off easily. Turning it off will not show you any advertisement or popover. The best thing about this social media button plug-in is that it also offer revenue sharing program that gives your profit from the displayed ads.
Features of Shareholic :
- It displays the number of shares.
- It provides support for Tumblr, WordPress, and more.
- It provides support for shortcode placement and social analytics.
- It also displays the related content.
Mashshare is another incredible social media plugin that does not depend on the external script. With it, you can display views of people and a total number of shares. You can show the sharing button on the top or below of the page. It provides a subscription box from where you can organize the content from the WordPress and link the subscription button directly to URL. It also offers you free add-ons through which you can specify the content title, image, twitter hashtags, and description.
Features of MashShare :
- High Performance and easy to use Social Media Icons
- It shows the Total Share count .
- It provides fast execution speed of Social Media Icons
- It supports Shortcodes
- Highly customizable
- It offers smart (virtual) share count function.
- It provides high-Resolution lossless vector font share button icons
5. WP Social Sharing
This plug-in is for those who want to share button for main social media networks such as Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Pinterest. It has lightweight and simple to use social sharing button. You will get an option to include CSS/JS plugin or not.
Features of WP Social Sharing :
- It supports 6 of the main social networks.
- You can add share buttons using the shortcode.
- It allows you to customize social button text.
- You can resize for mobile devices.
- You can add Twitter usernames to your tweets.
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