Want readers to share your amazing fashion blog posts on social media? Of course you do! Make it easier for them to do so by using social sharing buttons on your blog! Simply use one of the social sharing plugins for WordPress featured below and your readers will be able to quickly share your blog posts to their favourite social networking sites. The more of your content they share, the more traffic you’ll receive, it’s as simple as that! Social sharing can also work wonders for your site’s SEO!
Share Buttons by AddToAny
If you’re looking for a free social sharing plugin for WordPress, then Share Buttons by AddToAny will make a fantastic choice. With over 200,000 active installs and a star rating of 4.6 out of 5, it’s one of the best social sharing plugins around!
As the name suggests, this plugin supplies WordPress sharing buttons to help people share, save and email your posts and pages using your favourite social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, Tumblr and StumbleUpon. There are over 100 different sharing and social bookmarking sites to choose from!
The plugin comes with highly customisable and responsive social sharing icons so you can optimise your posts and pages to offer the best user experience. Simply select where you want your social media icons to go and the plugin will place them – easy!
Share Buttons by AddToAny will automatically integrate with your Google Analytics, allowing you to keep track of your sharing analytics. Using track shared links; the plugin allows you to see how many readers are sharing your content and how it’s affecting your traffic levels.
This social sharing plugin can be downloaded for free from the WordPress Plugins page.
If you’re looking for a more advanced social sharing plugin for WordPress, Monarch is the ultimate choice. With over twenty social networks to choose from and the ability to customise your button shapes, colours and hover effects you can completely customise the plugin to suit your blog!
Choose from a total of five different location options for your social sharing buttons, including automatic pop-ups that can be triggered by time delays. Monarch’s social sharing buttons are also fully responsive, meaning that they’ll show up and function well on all devices. You won’t have to worry about them slowing down your site, as Monarch caches all of your share and follows counts for speedy page loading times.
Setting up and managing the Monarch social sharing plugin is easy. Once you install the plugin it’ll create a custom panel in your WordPress dashboard for easy access to your settings, stats and data. If you want to see if users are sharing your content, simply click on statistics and you’ll have access to data on your shares, follows and likes.
Monarch is the ultimate social sharing plugin for WordPress websites; however it comes at a cost of $89 so you have to decide whether you are willing to pay for the extra features it offers.
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