Adding Social Media to Your WordPress Via Plugin

As you know that traffic of a website can be said as the most important of all after you do hard work building a website. You need some efforts to get the traffic to your website. One of the efforts is by using social media sites to spread your website so that many visitors will come to your website.

In this case you need to put a tool to make your visitors easy to like or share the content of your website. To make this work, you need a plugin called addthis.

The first step, you need to login to your wordpress dashboard, then find plugin and click Add New. In the search box, please type addthis and click search plugin. Then choose Share Buttons by AddThis and clickInstall Now. Once it’s installed, you can choose either your social media buttons appear at the top or bottom of the post. Then you need create an account on the Addthis website in order to get the ID, user name and password that will be used to complete the process. You are also able to get the analytic of your website performance related to the plugin.

Once you finish creating the account, then fill the AddThis profile ID, AddThis User Name and password and click save changes.


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