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How to use Social Media Counter WordPress Plugin?


Want your social media follower counts to be displayed right there on your website? But cannot go through the hassle of writing any codes? Worry not and install our free WordPress plugin– Social media counter. Displaying our social accounts fans, subscribers and followers number on your website is a great strategy to increase and attract more followers to your website.

In this article, we will introduce you to one of our social media counter plugin below. Happy reading!

What is a Social media counter plugin?

Social media counter is a free WordPress plugin that showcases the number of fans you have in your social media accounts on your website. This is a simple yet powerful plugin that lets your page visitors know follower bases as well as encourage them to join your network. So why waste time in coding a whole new page when you can use this plugin and get it done in a few minutes!

How to use this plugin for your website?

  • Install social media counter WordPress by uploading the ZIP file or through WordPress Plugin Search from your WordPress admin area.

    social media counter WordPress plugin

    social media counter WordPress plugin

  • After installation, activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

    social media counter WordPress plugin

  • Upon activation, click on “Social media counter”
  • Now click under the “Social profile”. Here you will be required to put the social media credentials of all the profiles displayed.

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  • For instance, let’s take the Facebook account. First, you would have to put the App ID and App secret code of your respective Facebook account.
  • The App ID and the App secret code can be easily accessed from the Facebook, Twitter, Sound Cloud and YouTube developer’s account. Instructions to get App ID and App secret are given in the plugin page as well.
  • Click on the “on” and “off” button beside each social media tab.

    social media counter WordPress plugin

  • You can choose the theme and counter by selecting one under the “Display Setting” and push “save”

    WordPress plugin

  • Copy the shortcode and paste it in the page you want to display the social media counts. Shortcode is available under the “How to use” tab as given in the image below.

    WordPress plugin

  • Here, you will be required to use the username of your respective social account ( Facebook, Instagram, Sound Cloud and twitter). In case of YouTube, you will be required to put the channel name. For eg:
    [asmcounter facebook="artoonsolutions" twitter="artoonsolutions" instagram="artoonsolutions" youtube="UCqQ0qPDKW3lLe_v-kxGxr9Q"]

    WordPress plugin

  • Voila! Below is the result

    WordPress plugin

  • Our social media WordPress plugin comes with another great option called Widget. Instead of entering the shortcodes, the developers can use this feature and place the widget anywhere in the page effortlessly

    Free WordPress plugin

    Free WordPress plugin

Features of our social media counter WordPress plugin

  • Aesthetically appealing five themes to choose from.
  • Major social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, and Sound Cloud are included.
  • Customizable counter format
  • Easy to install and
  • Use the latest APIs to fetch data
  • Free updates

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Few perks of installing our Social media WordPress plugin

  • Being a prime custom WordPress design service provider, our social media plugin allows you to customize the social media credentials. As given in the below image, one can add the counter number as per their wish.

    social media counter

  • If you wish to display the social media account with multiple users, then that too is possible through our plugin. For eg: You have two facebook accounts and want to display the same on your website then you will be required to edit the shortcode accordingly like given below.
  • With five varied and attractive counter format and theme, you are free to choose the best for your site. Below image shows the social media counter WordPress plugin of the same page chosen in a different theme.

    social media counter

  • Through our free WordPress plugin, you can display a single social media profile count by entering its corresponding credential and leaving the rest blank.
  • Widget is a great feature of our plugin that allows the developers to easily add this counter anywhere in the website without the hassle of shortcodes.

    If you wish to download our free WordPress plugin then click here

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