Social Media

April 24th in Social Media, Wordpress Plugins by .

In the past few months, we have covered a bunch of awesome social sharing plugins here. Monarch from Elegant Themes happens to be one of the most versatile plugins in this category. It has a lot of features to allow you to promote your social profiles and get more Likes, tweets, and social shares. Here is how to get started:

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Choose your networks: this is the first step. Monarch supports a wide variety of social networks, which you can change by visiting Tools > Monarch Settings > Networks > Add Networks. Once you have chosen your networks, you get to define network label and username for each (where applicable). [click to continue…]

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February 4th in Social Media, Wordpress Plugins by .

Mashable happens to be one of the most popular websites around these days. You can find all kinds of amazing stories on the site. Many folks are impressed with the social sharing buttons used on that site. I am not a fan of imitating what other sites are doing, but if you want to add mashable-like social media buttons to your site, you should give these plugins a look:

wpbuzz

Social Buzz: this plugin adds a shares graph to each post in addition to social media buttons. It has 3 built-in styles and a responsive CSS. [click to continue…]

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January 25th in Social Media, Wordpress Plugins by .

Instagram is one of the most popular photo sharing websites. Plenty of folks are active on the site, sharing their photos and experiences with their friends. If you have lots of photos on your Instagram page, chances are you would like to display them on your personal WordPress site. Instagramy is one of many plugins you can rely on to handle the job. It has 3 skins and multiple layouts to enable you to showcase your Instagram updates on your website.

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January 17th in Social Media, Wordpress Plugins by .

Facebook is still the most popular social networking site around. It can drive a ton of traffic to your site as long as you have great content and a large community of followers on Facebook. Promoting your Facebook profile/page on your site is one of the easiest ways to encourage people to join your community. Here are 5 Facebook popup plugins you can use to promote your Facebook presence:

popup

Popups: this plugin lets you show popups on specific pages and posts. You can use it to promote your social networking profiles or newsletter. [click to continue…]

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December 26th in Social Media by .

Twitter is still one of the most popular social media platforms around. Plenty of folks are active on the site, contributing to it on a daily basis. You need to have a real strategy for Twitter if you want to succeed. You should also spend time to track your campaigns. Here are 6 Twitter analytics plugins and tools you can use to track your Twitter campaigns:

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Social Audience: a versatile plugin that lets you analyze and make sense of Twitter data on your site. It lets you measure and visualize Twitter data, monitor hashtags, and more. [click to continue…]

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December 22nd in Social Media, Wordpress Plugins by .

Everyone knows that social networking sites can drive a ton of traffic to websites. But you need to have a real social media and content marketing strategy to succeed online. You should also track your social media campaigns to make sure you are staying on the right track. We have already covered various social media analytics plugins. Social Audience happens to be another plugin that helps you make sense of data from Twitter.

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October 23rd in Social Media, Wordpress Plugins by .

Those of you who follow Mashable have probably seen its velocity graphs and social sharing buttons in the past. We have already covered various plugins you can use to add similar looking social media buttons to your site. Social Buzz happens to be a cool plugin that not only offers attractive buttons but also displays a shares graph on your site.

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