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WordPress Plugins: Social Media Buttons

Affiliation: UIUC

Provider: Lynda.com

Type: Streaming Resource

Description: Enabling readers to share your WordPress content with their friends and followers on Facebook and Twitter is the key to your site growing and prospering. Staff author Morten-Rand Hendriksen shows how to add social media sharing buttons to your posts and pages, with several different WordPress plugins. This course covers the different options, including the sharing features in Jetpack and the dedicated WPSocialite and AddThis plugins, and their pros and cons.

Quality Level: production