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How to add Social Share Buttons to a WordPress

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Setting up content distribution is simpler than ever. Share your own WordPress website to 50+ most major social media and let your visitors to share your material instantly using the Elfsight Social Share plugin.

The advantages of the best share buttons

Elfsight Apps provides a choice between a free copy of the WordPress share plugin and one of the extended ones for larger sites. Embedding and setting up the buttons will take about 4 minutes. Developing expertise or hiring web-programmers is not necessary.

Adding the social media buttons to a website

Perform the necessary procedures, to carry out the installation.

If all of a sudden you’re experiencing widget embedding or positioning difficulties, please, inform our help center at Elfsight immediately.

Installation stage 1

Register and get personal social share buttons for your web-resource.

• Сreate a profile or authorize in the account.

If you don’t yet have an account at Elfsight Apps, to begin with you need to register your account. If you already have access, authorize in your account.

• Сlick on “Share Buttons” plugin

To install the Best WordPress social buttons to website, just pick out – Social Share Buttons.

• Сreate the plugin

Select the desired settings that will allow you to add the social media buttons to your website in the best way.

• Discover the appropriate subscription plan

You’ll be able to select the subscription plan in the window that comes up. Subscriptions range from free to comprehensive. Figure out your personal website’s traffic and press the “Select” button.

• Take the plugin script

You can copy the personal code to place the plugin on your site in the window that comes up.

Phase 2

Featuring share plugin on website.

• Go to admin panel

Authorize in your site’s account.

• Insert the buttons

Go to Appearance section in the side menu, and click “Editor”. Select the template you need in the editor, and paste the code you’ve got at Elfsight to that template. Upload the edited file.

• The installation is complete

Go to website to see WordPress plugin to share post on social media.

Configuring the plugin

After you insert the app, you can configure it from your own Elfsight Apps account. You only have to adjust the parameters in the editor and apply the changes. All the changes will be automatically applied to your resource.

About Elfsight Apps

It is a cloud-based project that aims to develop your resource and features apps that are instantaneous and easy to display.

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