Are you struggling to find a lightweight plugin to increase social shares and drive traffic? It’s time for me to explain why after so many different WordPress plugins, why Social Warfare is the only social sharing plugin I now recommend!
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5 Reasons Why Social Warfare Is The Only Social Sharing Plugin I Recommend
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Lightweight and Lighting Fast
So many of the popular social sharing plugins are bulky and load extremely slow. They can even slow down your site’s load time, and with Google penalizing slow sites you cannot allow that to happen.
Social Warfare's is lightweight and built with performance in mind. You never have to worry about it slowing your site down.
Responsive and Attractive Buttons
I love how aesthetically pleasing their buttons are! They are always uniformed in size and spacing. Plus, they are very responsive to different screen sizes. You also can choose if you want the buttons to hover on the bottom of the page (IBA’s preference), top of the page, or the left side.
Unlimited Button Options
- Six different button types
- Eight different preset color options and endless custom colors to match your blog
- You can also change the button color when hovering
- Plus, you can manually adjust the width
Have a viral post? With Social Warfare's you can proudly display those share counts! And if displaying them is not your thing, they have the option to turn the display counts off. You can also choose a minimum share count to show, along with the decimal point, and if you want the share numbers to be on the left or right.
Optimized for Pinterest & Other Social Media
With Social Warfare you can set a dedicated Pinterest image and description that will be automatically pulled each time someone shares your post! No more worrying about hiding images or users pinning the wrong image, because at anytime you can select or change your preferred image and description.
They also allow you to set your preferred image for Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google Plus. Often it is easy for them to scrap the wrong images or descriptions if all your meta info is not properly set up… Or maybe your theme likes square image for featured images, and really need it to share them rectangle image instead.
Also for Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google Plus you can set a desired social media description.
And They Didn’t Forget about Twitter
This another area where Social Warfare excels!
- Built in Sharable Quotes (also known as Click to Tweet) Go ahead and try the shareable quote below to see how great it works.
- Optimized Twitter Cards that Display your username!
- Plus, you can write an amazing custom Tweet with hashtags and your username that auto shares whrn they click the Twitter Button
Share Counts Recovery
You worked hard to get that social proof, and their is no reason to miss them just because you switched from HTTP to HTTPS or another URL change. With their Share Recovery tool all you need to do is answer a few questions and you will see those shares show up in a few days!
An Extra Reason to Love Them
One More Thing About Social Warfare
Social Warfare now has a free version, but that version is very limited! I really recomend trying the paid version, becuse it gives you all the bells and whistles. Plus, if you do not like it they have 45 day no questions asked money-back guarntee!