Blog owners today are not only focusing on creating good quality content but social media posts too, since they this is a key way their blog content can be seen by a large number of people.
Here are 20 WordPress plugins for social media that can help bloggers maximize their audience reach.
Mashshare is a great plugin that offers specialized sharing buttons that can be embedded into your blog’s content. This encourages visitors to share your social media feed on platforms like Facebook and Twitter. The customization feature makes Mashshare stand out from the crowd.
Instagram Feed is a WordPress plugin that allows you to display your Instagram posts in different ways. You have the option to post the Instagram post in a single feed or in multiple feeds. You can also select how large you want the Instagram feeds to be.
Better Click to Tweet
A really popular WordPress plugin, Better Click to Tweet helps you create content that can be tweeted by using simple shortcodes of the Gutenberg block. All you need to do is highlight a portion of the text, so that people can click and share on their own Twitter feed.
Blog2Social is a great addition in my list because it allows you to auto post, cross post, re-post and re-publish, and schedule blog posts to social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Instagram.
With more than 550,000 installs, Monarch is one of the best social media sharing plugins for WordPress, offering stylish sharing buttons you’ll love. With this plugin, you can choose from more than 20 social sharing networks that can be displayed on the website.
Super Socializer is an absolutely free and lightweight WordPress plugin that offers immense personalization of web content through social media buttons on your wordPress blog. The social sharing buttons can be tweaked in endless ways, based on color, design, size and more.
WordPress to Hootsuite
A plugin for WordPress that sends updates to your Hootsuite account, WordPress to Hootsuite allows the website owner to send content from WordPress to Hootsuite. After this, the scheduling and distribution of the content across social media platforms is decided by Hootsuite.
Social Login is a professionally developed, free WordPress plugin that allows the site’s visitors to comment, login using their existing social media accounts on Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, PayPal, LiveJournal, Instagram, Вконтакте or Yahoo, amongst others. This saves the visitor from the tedious process of filling registration fields on your WordPress blog.
Revive Old Post
Revive Old Post helps you automatically share old posts and drive more traffic to them from social media. This keeps your old content alive and relevant, by posting the content to Facebook and Twitter. The plugin allows you to share a number of posts to share to drive more traffic.
Social Count Plus is a simple plugin that tells the site owner, the number of followers they have from Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Twitch, Twitter and several other social platforms, along with the number of likes and comments. You can choose from 6 different button settings and different text colors.
A social media sharing plugin with more than 40,000 active installations, Social Media Flying Icons is easy to configure and offers 30 icon themes. The social media icons can be configured to appear automatically. You can use social media widgets and display PHP code or shortcode wherever you like.
With more than 700,000 downloads and counting, Social Warfare is a worth try. It can help a blogger share their content easily and fast. Other than adding beautiful, lightning fast social share buttons to the website or blog, this plugin offers several other social media features that add to its desirability.
As the name suggests, Swifty Bar allows you to add a sticky bar to the bottom of a post. These sticky bars show the category, author, post title and time needed to read the article, share buttons and share counts, as well as links to previous/next posts.
Allowing WordPress site owners to distribute content on more than 100 social media sites, AddToAny is a great choice of social media plugin. In just a few clicks, the reader can send content to other people’s inboxes with AddToAny’s email sharing feature.
Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Pinterest are some platforms should not be missed when you are taking up social media marketing. A great means to track and follow the friendly interaction on social media, SocialFans is a great way to enhance the appeal of your site.
If you are looking for a lightweight plugin to expand your presence on social media, WP Social Sharing is a must have. This tool allows your site’s visitors to share your content on popular social media sites like Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, Reddit, Twitter, Xing and Pinterest.
Over 50,000 downloads, Social Pug is an efficient and easy to use social sharing plugin that creates a custom set of social sharing buttons that appear before, after or both in your content. Social Pug allows you to choose from free and premium versions, based on your needs.
Display Latest Tweets
As the name suggests, Display Latest Tweets is a great way to showcase your latest tweets on your WordPress site. The plugin can be customized on installing, so that it shows a particular number of tweets at one time.
One of the most popular content locking plugins for WordPress, OnePress Social Locker allows you to lock valuable site content behind a set of social buttons until the visitor likes, shares, subscribes or tweets your page. As a result, the social performance of the website is drastically improved.
Ending the list with a must have plugin, Cool Image Share helps to add social icons to each image on a post. The plugin helps in attracting the attention of visitors who can then share your posts.