There are thousands of plugins in the WordPress repository. Do you know which is the best ? Here are the list of 20 Best Social Sharing Plugins For WordPress that will help you to choose a Perfect social sharing plugin for your WordPress Blog.
Social Sharing is the practice of sharing content from website on a Social Media platform. The one of most popular social networking websites are Facebook and Twitter. This sharing helps the website owners in promoting the content without paying any fee. It means, facebook and Twitter can be a great source to derive alot of traffic.
If we talk about wordpress then, thousands of plugins are there which can be implemented on your WordPress blog for social sharing. But, Do you know ? Some of them may be malicious and could harm your website. That’s why ! We have assembled 20 Best WordPress plugins for allowing social sharing on your blog.
20 Best Social Sharing Plugins For WordPress in 2017
Below is the list of 20 Best Social Sharing Plugins for wordpress. Each of them are well rated by people’s thoughout the world and are listed here after a hard research.
#1. Social Warfare
Social Warfare is one of the most rated WordPress plugin for social sharing. It has about 20000+ active installs. It is highly customizable social share plugin which makes it most effective plugin.
Social warfare is freely Available in wordpress repository but with some limited features. To access the premium features you need to first purchase the licence.
[appbox wordpress social-warfare]
Monarch is a Top Rated Premium plugins developed and maintained by Team of Elegant Themes. It is a powerful social sharing plugin which supports 20+ social networks. The plugin can be customized by the control panel in wordpress dashboard. One another good feature of March is that, it allows us to easily import and export the plugin configuration.
In addition you can display social icons in your sidebar or other widget areas and you can monitor social shares in an impressive looking interface. The number of placement options makes it a versatile plugin.
#3. AddToAny Share Buttons
AddtoAny is another awesome social sharing plugin which allows visitors to share the content over 100+ social networking websites. You can track the sharing by integrating analystic. There are also plenty of placement options.
[appbox wordpress add-to-any]
#4.WP Social Sharing
WP Social Sharing is a lightweight and very simple social sharing plugin. This plugin provide option whether you want to include plugin CSS/JS or not. This plugin uses CSS3 to create large social share icons but other uses images/api.
[appbox wordpress wp-social-sharing]
#5. Easy Social Share buttons For WordPress
Easy Social Share Buttons for WordPress is a Premium and best social sharing plugin on the market, and the most complete and optimized social share buttons package.
It allows to share content on more than 45+ social networks. It comes with 52 beautiful templates for social sharing, and the most comprehensive set of 27+ design positions, 30+ eye catching animations and customizations.
#6. Ultimate Social Deux
It is also a Premium social sharing plugin by WPsmarter. It provides very attractive social share buttons with more than 25+ styles. It has 22+ Fan counter and 8+ awesome looking skins. You can display it on 20+ locations.
One another awesome feature of Ultimate Social Deux allows us to put shortcode where we need. It costs $19 for one time and then you can use it for lifetime.
#7. Simple Share Buttons Adder
This is very simple and lightweight plugin. You may find it with very lack of features. Yes, that’s the truth. That’s why it is lightweight. You can use this plugin, in case when you don’t want to make load on your website. Because it adds very simple buttons to your site.
[appbox wordpress simple-share-buttons-adder]
#8. Social Share Buttons – Social Pug
Social Pug is one of most powerful social share plugin that I used very much. It is available in both free and freemium versions. Free one allows to share content over Facebook, twitter, google plus and pinterest. But, premium gives access to share with hundreds of social networks with many unique button styles.
You can Place the buttons before and after the post content or have them follow your readers in the form of a floating sidebar.
[appbox wordpress social-pug]
#9. AccessPress Social Share
AccessPress Social Share Plugin is a Free plugin with more than 80000+ active installs. It provides Beautifully designed 5 themes to select from and share with major 6 social networks.
You can unlock more features by purchasing the licence.
[appbox wordpress accesspress-social-share]
#10. Super Socializer
Super socializers allows to share with around 100 social networks. It also support social share counts and option to specify sharing icon shape – Square, Round and Rectangular. Super socializers has mobile responsive interface. It also supports floating share buttons.
[appbox wordpress super-socializer]
#11. Social Share Buttons by Supsystic
Social Share buttons by supsystic provides a wide range of social share buttons with all major social networks. It has fully responsive buttons with customizable design and animation effects. You can make the content inaccessible until the user does not share or fails to perform other operations using the Social share buttons.
[appbox wordpress social-share-buttons-by-supsystic]
Shareaholic is another awesome and more popular social sharing plugin. This is the ultimate Social Media Widget for your website. It also supports Automatic Google Analytics integration.
[appbox wordpress shareaholic]
#13. ARSocial – Social Share Buttons & Social Locker
ARSocial is a Premium plugin for wordpress to share content with 42 social networks. It is very easy to configure and highly optimized for speed. This plugin is very efficient for increasing social presence. You can buy this plugin for $20.
#14. Open Social Share
Open Social Share is an another awesome and powerful social sharing plugin which allows us to share content with 50 social networks. It provides clean and user-friendly admin U/I with tab structure with various options for social sharing.
[appbox wordpress simplified-social-share]
#15. Cresta Social Share Counter
Cresta Social Share Counter is a content social sharing plugin with all major social networks. You can also use social counter to show media shares. There are 9 unique styles for each social network Button. Some other features are fade animation and floating social buttons.
[appbox wordpress cresta-social-share-counter]
#16. Social Share Boost
Social Share boost is a Social sharing plugin developed and maintained by SumoMe. You can add social share tools above or below the posts, page and excerpts. This is very simple but effective plugin for deriving traffic to your blog through social sharing.
[appbox wordpress social-share-boost]
#17. Ocean Social Sharing
Ocean social sharing a very simple social sharing plugin. It has a simple but minimalist type of buttons. which can attract visitor to share the content. The plugin only works with OceanWP theme. Otherwise, the plugin will not work.
[appbox wordpress ocean-social-sharing]
#18. SocialShare & Locker Pro
SocialShare & Locker pro is a paid plugin which has about 44 button styles, 100+following networks and 50+ predefined templates. With a Social Locker module integrated, helps to bring alot of traffic. This plugin will cost you around $19.
Mashshare is a free Social Media Plugin, professional and highly customizable
ecosystem for social media sharing. It is not using any external script. So it reduces pave loading time. Likewise, it supports social counter which shows total number of shares.
[appbox wordpress mashsharer]
#20. DC Simple Share buttons
DC simple Share buttons is a simple and pretty fast plugin. It is written in Php, html and CSS so it not uses external scripts. You can use shortcode to show social icons shere you want like in the post or pages.
[appbox wordpress dc-simple-share-buttons]
So above was the 20 Best Social Sharing Plugins for wordpress in 2017. I hope you will now be able to find a good social sharing plugin for your WordPress blog.