Social media play key role to generate initial traffic to your new blog and also very helpful. After search engines, social media is the most useful source of decent traffic. And social media is also very crucial for any online marketing strategy. To generate traffic from social media you should first have to share your content, allowing readers to share your content on their social profiles. To make your readers share your content you must provide them an option to do it. WordPress users have a huge collection of different plugins available to do so. YouOnly has compiled a list of the best WordPress social media plugins which make your social strategy easy for you.
There are a lot of plugins available but we are going to tell you about the best plugins for our site which are friendly with your site.
This plugin is created by inspiring the mashable site theme. This plugin shows the total share counts of Facebook and Twitter at a glance It puts some beautiful and clean designed Share Buttons on top and end of your posts to get the best most possible social share feedback from your user. It´s inspired by the Share buttons Mashable is using on his website.
- Performance improvement
- Privacy protection for your user
- High-Performance caching functionality.
- No further database requests than.
- Up to 10.000 free daily requests
- Up to 40.000 free additional daily requests with an api key
- Social buttons works with every Theme
- Works on pages and posts
- Automatic embedding or manual via Shortcode into posts and pages
- Uninstaller: Removes all plugin tables and settings in the WP database
- Periodic updates and improvements. (Feel free to tell me your demand)
This plugin is very useful and have great features. With this plugin you not only add share buttons in your wordpress site but also get detailed analytics of the social shares. So, you can easily take a look on your social media that how far the targeted content goes on social media networks. This plugin is site friendly and not make a load on your site. Means by using this plugin your site not get slow. This plugin also have multiple types of share buttons which are easily customizable. Below are the some important features of this plugin:
- Choose from 120 social channels, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.
- Use small or large buttons, add counters or use one of the Sharing Bars
- Access to greater insights by creating a Social Analytics Dashboard account
- Daily sharing activity per registered domain
- Detailed reports on the top shared URLs of your site(s)
- Top social channel reports
- Analysis of the social quality of your site via SQI
This very helpful wp plugin and also save lot of time. This plugin automatically publish to social networks whenever you publish new content or post. This plugin also make cross posts between various social networks.
- Auto publish to social media networks your new blog content
- Sends out social signals and auto share to social media networks
- Social signals and backlinks auto generator
- Cross post to Facebook, Twitter and more
- Auto publish to Facebook, Tumblr
This is another working and useful social sharing plugin. You can customize your social share buttons with 20+ different icon styles and also able make it sticky. The another up point of this widget is that it provide a short code to you which you can use it anywhere in your site to display the sharing buttons at any place.
- 20+ Icon Styles
- Multiple Social Media Widget Support
- Set Icon Size & Order
- Auto/Manual Integration
- Enable/Disable Floating.
- Less Load – Essential Social Media Only
- Detailed Help Documentation
- Featured Plugin On Many Plugin Review Sites
- Icons in content
This is another great plugin which allow us to create social tabs in which we can add our profile of social feeds. We can also create custom tabs to add any external widget or to add php short code. This plugin also provide a slider for social networks which can be used anywhere in the site.
- Customize tabs
- Create custom widget tabs
- Multi functional tabs
- easily customizeable
- Easily manage social networks tabs
Social media feather is also good light weight plugin which does not add much load at your site which make it slower. The another unique feature which it provide is that full support for the Retina and high resolution displays as used in iPad 5 and other devices!.
- Integrated WordPress social sharing
- Full support for Retina and high resolution displays
- WordPress social sharing and following widgets
- Supports all major providers of social features
- Each social provider can be enabled or disabled
- Ability to select what services each provider will be exposed for
- Full customization for titles and URLs for each provider
- Super lightweight social sharing and following
- Fast unobtrusive social bookmarks for your site