Getting your posts added to other reader’s social media site is called “word of mouth” advertising. This is important for you to establish your credibility, disseminate your knowledge and get readers clicking back to your homepage.
With WordPress you have a myriad of plugins available that gives you even more styles of social media icons to display on your web pages or posts or both. As is normal on this website, we are going to provide you the quickest & easiest to implement.
- In WordPress, click on Settings
- Click on Sharing (if you do not see Sharing, click on Jetpack and activate it from there)
- Drag & Drop the social media icons you want to display (if more than 4, then move them into the “More” box)
- Select whether to display on the web pages or posts (i.e. blogs) or both
- Click Save
You’re done! Go check one of your pages or blogs and magically you will find the icons appearing beneath your posts. Quick, clean and very professional!