Top 6 WordPress Social Media Plugins

Importance of social media exposure has increased especially after the recent updates by Google. Now, after recent Google’s updates social media presence is an important factor for getting higher search engine rankings. This makes Webmasters to stress more on social media marketing strategies to get more shares and like. If you are one of those webmasters who are looking to have more social media exposure for your word press blog then here is a list of top word press plugins that will help you to get more social media exposure.


Socialize is the one of the most popular social media plugins. This plugin allows your readers to share your content on social media sites easily. You can rearrange social icons according to your need. It also allows you to use Facebook open graph and You are allowed to change the position of the social media button on your page.

Get Social

Get Social plugin will let you add a floating social button sidebar to your wordpress blog. If you like floating sidebar then you will love this plugin for sure. It has social media buttons of almost all leading social websites which will help your readers to share your content with their friends. Get social is a social media plugin made by makers of Social Metrics plugin. You can add any number of additional social media sharing buttons. It will also let you customize the color by colorpicker according to your blog theme. You can also hide individual share counts for social buttons.


Shareaholic plugin provides wide range of social media button to add on your word press blog. The best thing about this plugin is the social media buttons will also display on mobile devices as well which let you have more social exposure. It also offers small icon that loads faster than other plugins. You will get Classic Bookmarks, Sexy Bookmark and Top Hat styled sharebars to choose from.

Add This

Add this is a renowned social media plugin. It allows you to choose your favourite icons from the wide range of social media icons. You can add social media icons after and before your blog post. You can choose smaller buttons or larger button according to your need and blog theme. Add this plugin also let you integrate your site with Google Analytics by which you can see the live stats of your shared content. By this feature you can know your most shared blog post.

Social Media Tabs

Social media tab is another social media plugin which will let you get more exposure for your blog’s content. This plugin comes with multiple language support and has clean and stylish icons. This plugin let you add sliding tabs for each social network profile. You are allowed to organize your many social profile or feeds in a single widget. You will get wide range of social media icons to choose from.

Share Bar

This is the last plugin of this list of best social media plugins. This plugin will let you add social media buttons along the side of your blog posts. These sticky social media buttons will encourage your readers to share your content more among their friend circle. You can add larger or smaller buttons according to your taste. The best part of this plugin is its dynamic nature. If your page is resized below 1000px then instead of sharebar on the left side of post, you will see the horizontal sharebar below your post title.

These were few best social media plugins for wordpress blogs which I like. Share your favorite social media plugin by leaving a comment below.

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  1. Matt February 10, 2013

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