One of the best ways to get traffic is from recommendations through social media sites such as Twitter and Digg and social networking sites such as Facebook. So why not make it easier for your visitors to do just that by including links to the most popular social media sites at the bottom of your article.
There are so many plugins which can be use for social media in wordpress but the heck is that to find the best plugins to use for social media in wordpress.
Below are the 7 Great Social Media Plugins for WordPress
Digg Digg is a very popular and one of the awesome soicial media plugin. The Digg Digg plugin is an all-in-One social vote buttons including the following services: Digg, Reddit, dDone, Yahoo Buzz, TweetMeme(twitter), facebook share, facebook like, Polladium, StumbleUpon, Delicious, Sphinn, Google Buzz, Designbump, Designfloat, WebBlend and BlogEngage.
SocialGrid is a simple widget that makes it easy to add and organize links to your various profiles on the internet.
It currently supports the following services: Brightkite, Delicious, deviantART, Digg, Dopplr, Ember, Facebook, Flickr, Friendfeed, Google Profile, Last.fm, LinkedIn, MySpace, Picasa Web, Posterous, Qik, Readernaut, Reddit, RSS, StumbleUpon, Tumblr, Twitter, Technorati, Viddler, Vimeo, Virb, and YouTube!
Socialize is an easy way to selectively add actionable social bookmarks to your posts. The plugin was designed to make it very easy to manage. Instead of adding new meta keys like other plugins require, there is an additional panel in your posts admin that allows you to select which bookmarks you want to display. This is to encourage people to choose more relevant bookmarks for their posts. By only displaying the more relevant and socially successful posts, you create a form of social proof that might encourage more shares, comments and subscription
The WordPress plugin to help people share, bookmark, and email your posts and pages using any service, such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Buzz, Digg, Delicious, and well over 100 more sharing and social bookmarking sites. New: Facebook Like Button and Twitter Tweet Button.
This sharing plugin comes with AddToAny’s customizable Smart Menu, which places the services visitors use at the top of the menu, based on each visitor’s browsing and usage history.
Though the name may be a little “edgy” for some, SexyBookmarks has proven time and time again to be an extremely useful and successful tool in getting your readers to actually submit your articles to numerous social bookmarking sites.
Share your posts with Twitter, Facebook, and a host of other services. You can configure services to appear as icons, text, or both. Some services have additional options to display smart buttons, such as Twitter, which will update the number of times the post has been shared.
GetSocial adds a lightweight and intelligent floating social media sharing box on your blog posts.
- Floating social share box compatible with leading web browsers
- Out-of-the-box functionality like
- Twitter Tweet Button
- Tweetmeme Retweet button
- Facebook Share button
- Google Buzz button and
- Stumbleupon Submit button
- Digg Submit button
- Blend button
Do you use any social media plugins on your blog? If you know of any other great plugins for Social Media please share them in the comment area.