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Social Share Buttons for WordPress


The Share buttons, it is plugin for social networks. The plugin supports 9 social networking.
There are Vkontakte,,, LiveJournal, Yandex russian social buttons and there are Facebook, Twitter, Google-Buzz, Google-Plus english social buttons.
Settings include show/hide buttons, sort buttons, position buttons and e.t.c.
This plugin is written using AJAX and Jquery. The plugin supports 2 languages: English and Russian

-RUS (
-ENG (

To disable the main output social share buttons and use only shortcode ‘[share-buttons]’ in Post/Page, open share-buttons.php and comment line 103
‘add_filter(‘the_content’, array(&$this, ‘place_button’));’ <- this comment


  • English — default
  • Russina(ru_RU)


  • Add many share buttons
  • Create special site for this plugin


  • Main settings: Upload picture
  • Main settings: Header text
  • Main settings: Generate meta data
  • Main settings: Position share buttons
  • Main settings: Other settings
  • Share settings: Sort buttons and Style buttons
  • Share settings: Enable/Disable buttons
  • Share settings: Margins top and bottom
  • Like settings: Sort buttons and enable/disable buttons
  • Like settings: like button
  • Like settings:Facebook like button
  • Like settings: Vkontakte like buttons


  1. Unzip the file
  2. Upload it to wp-content/plugins
  3. Activate it from the plugins section
  4. Go to the FTP «wp-content/plugins/share_buttons/upload/ and change chmod folder «/UPLOADS/». Your logo will store in this folder.
    or upload via FTP manually


Installation Instructions
  1. Unzip the file
  2. Upload it to wp-content/plugins
  3. Activate it from the plugins section
  4. Go to the FTP «wp-content/plugins/share_buttons/upload/ and change chmod folder «/UPLOADS/». Your logo will store in this folder.
    or upload via FTP manually


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Contributors & Developers

“Social Share Buttons for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Created own menu for plugin
  • Delete Facebook Share button with counter. Button is replaced by the usual picture. Facebook officially renounced in favor of the «like» buttons
  • Replaced old Like button to new buttons
  • Replaced old Like Facebook button to new Facebook button with Send button (HTML5)
  • In sub-menu «Like Settings» created «live example» instead picture. Buttons in admin (sub-menu Like Settings) clickable
  • Created sort for Like buttons
  • Added checkbox for control generate meta tags
  • Fixed share buttons. Now they are lined up without padding
  • Fixed share buttons align:left, align:right. Created align:center
  • Fixed displayed Yandex share button for soft rectangle style


  • Fix exclude field


  • Added style «Original with count»
  • Fix sort
  • Edit user CSS
  • Added in DB version plugin
  • Fix deactivated plugin (delete field in database from plugin)
  • Fix Update plugin via WordPress
  • Create icon Yandex for style «Original with count»


  • Add Yandex button
  • Add Google Plus button (test mode)
  • Optimize code and database (add options ‘buttons_sort’ and ‘buttons_show’ instead of twitter_show, facebook_show and e.t.c)
  • Delete Original and Original Count styles (I think they are not needed)
  • Add Mini style
  • Fix problem library mb_string
  • Fix buttons border
  • Change sort for social buttons
  • Fix display buttons in Page, Post, Home
  • Fix and
  • Add Margins top and bottom for block social buttons
  • Add Shortcode in Post/Page ‘[share-button]’ (but main block output enabled =( )


  • Add Livejournal button
  • Add Google-Buzz button
  • Create Site for this plugin
  • Update russian language
  • Add text before social buttons
  • Change Sort
    and e.t.c (few changes)


Fixed output «Like button for Vkontakte» when displayed in loop of posts.
Now the button’s container with a unique ID, for example <div> id=’vk_like_$post->ID’></div>


Fixed URL for page


  • Fixed upload file «logo.png»
  • Fixed output description and title
  • Fixed Facebook button with count
  • Optimized plugin
  • Change interface
  • Change structure folder, files and php code
  • Add fieldset «Sorting buttons»
  • Add 6 pack icons
  • Add button «Like»
  • Add Share Buttons for Frontend(Home page)


Fixed get url for twitter, mailru buttons.
«$url = get_permalink($post->ID);»

Fixed output . Output without html.

if upload logo is failed, please, change chmod folder «uploads» and chmod file «logo.png» to upload logo for stie
or upload via FTP manually (this script while in the process)

— Previously, the plugin inscribe title and description, which was introduced Platinum SEO Pack plugin and like it. Now the plugin takes from post and cuts 300 characters to description.
— Optimized scripts social networking.

Fixed upload logo

Plugin release.