Social Media Sharing Plugins for WordPress

No matter what device they use, if you make it simpler for your visitors to share your posts or pages on their social media, the more Exposure and Traffic you’ll get. It is as simple as that.

Putting a nice set of shiny social share buttons in the right place on your site is a great first step towards encouraging visitors to share your content.

The unimaginable range of social sharing plugins available for WordPress make this easier than ever to do but finding the right one to match your demands can be difficult.

Social Media sharing is something we have to focus on and custom social share buttons would help people to share your content.

In this article, we are going to discuss 7 best social share plugins for WordPress which will add beautiful Social Media share buttons on your web page for social sharing.

Premium Social Sharing Plugins for WordPress

Out of 7 Best Social Sharing Plugins for WordPress, the first 4 are premium and trust me they are totally worth it.

1. Monarch

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Monarch is a superb and remarkably versatile social sharing plugin from Elegant Themes which lets you put over 35 different social networks on your site, with the ability to customize the look however you want.

You have control over the size, colour, shape, icon orientation, and many other options to best match the layout of your site.

You can buy it here.

Price: $89 per year.

2. Social Warfare

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Personally, I like Social Warfare than any other Social Share plugin because it allows customizing the look with over 5,000 potential style combinations.

It is the sexiest social sharing button on the market built with performance in mind. These are the fastest loading social buttons available and will never slow down your website. 

You can buy it here.

Price: $29 per year.

3. Social Buzz

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Social Buzz Plugin supercharge the way users share your blog posts and pages.

By adding a “shares graph” to each post (and/or page), along with great looking social share buttons, Social Buzz empowers your visitors to share by giving them visual feedback of the popularity of posts.

Social Buzz is quick an easy to install, in just a few minutes the plugin will start recording your blog post social-share counts and within a few hours (with a few shares) you’ll start to see graphs highlighting the shares each blog post gets!

Price: $20.

4. Ultimate Social 

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If you’re looking for a customizable, easy-to-use WordPress social plugin that won’t bog down your website, Ultimate Social Deux is an excellent solution. With its sleek, stylish aesthetics, numerous customization options, and user-friendly interface, this social sharing plugin is a definite standout. Unlike most WordPress social plugins, Ultimate Social Deux won’t slow your site down.

Price: $15 per year.

Free Social Sharing Plugins for WordPress

Following 3 are the free social sharing plugins for WordPress which gives a professional look to your website.

5. Easy Social Icons

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The Easy Social Icons is a good option as its simple and sober design fits best with all social networking sites.

It allows you to upload your own Social Icon and select font icons from font-awesome. You can also create multiple icon sets using widgets with different settings.

The icons are responsive hence works smoothly with all type of responsive layouts. You can put your social icon set in the sidebar as well as footer using this widget.

6. WP Social Sharing

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It is one of the best free social share plugins that claim to be 100% responsive. This lightweight plugin offers just the basics with the added option to offer your own CSS or JavaScript if you want it.

Rather than using images for each social icon WP Social Sharing uses CSS3 to create its social button. On and all, it’s a great free plugin as long as you’re fine with sacrificing some customization options.

7. Sharify Social Share Buttons

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Anyone who can’t yet afford to invest in a premium plugin but still wants gorgeous social buttons designed to work across all devices and themes should consider the Sharify Social Share Buttons plugin.

Sharify adds responsive and beautiful sharing buttons to your WordPress posts and pages. The buttons are responsive which looks beautiful on every device and theme.

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Vedant Sood

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On – 20 Oct, 2017 By Vedant Sood

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