Social Warfare – Pro offers tons of great features to make your social sharing more powerful!
Give your site the most powerful set of social sharing features while keeping your page load times super fast.
This add-on will open up a new level of control, customization, and optimization for your WordPress powered site.
Additional Sharing Options
In addition to the default 6 sharing buttons that Social Warfare gives, Pro license holders get access to the following social network share buttons:
- Hacker News
In addition to the extra social networks, you can also reactivate, track and display Twitter tweet counts!
Pin All the Images
Enabling the Image Hover Pin Button will place a “Pin” button over top of every image inside of your content when a reader hovers their mouse over it. This makes every image on your page highly sharable to Pinterest!
Powerful Share Customization
“I use Social Warfare – Pro because how things are shared when I’m not there to do it is important!”
Peg Fitzpatrick, author of The Art and Science of Social Media
Social Warfare is among the pioneers of customizing how your content is shared, particularly with Pinterest. The Social Warfare – Pro add-on allows you to decide exactly which image, title and description appears when your content is shared on sites like Facebook and any other networks that use Open Graph data for social shares.
On top of that, you can upload a custom Pinterest image and write a custom description so that when someone clicks the pin button, the exact image you’ve chosen shows up with exactly the description you’ve written. No more hoping that your readers choose the best image and write an optimal description for you!
In addition to that, you can also write a custom tweet for when someone clicks on the Twitter button. The exact tweet you wrote will be displayed in the Twitter share box and Social Warfare will automatically add the link to your content and your @username to the end of it.
These capabilities are what professional social media marketers and bloggers have been waiting for.
Custom Design and Placement
Customize which sharing networks you display, how your buttons look and where they show up.
You can choose from 6 different button shapes, 8 different color themes plus the ability to choose custom colors for your buttons. The design combinations are unlimited.
You will also get 6 different Click to Tweet styles and an option to create your own style via your theme’s CSS.
Minimum Social Proof
If you would prefer to only show counts after a certain minimum number of shares has been met (to avoid “negative social proof”), you can do that as well. Or if you’d rather just have no counts showing at all, just turn them off altogether.
Share Recovery: Your Lost Share Counts Recovered!
Have you ever changed permalink structures, domain prefixes, connection protocols (http-https) or just flat out changed domains and ended up losing all your social share counts?
We’ve built a tool right into Social Warfare called Share Recovery which allows you to get back your lost share counts if you’ve ever had to modify your permalink settings.
Social Authorship, Twitter Cards, Rich Pins, and More!
It’s nice to have your stuff shared on social media, it’s even nicer when you get mentioned in the social share! With Social Warfare you can ensure that your authorship is always in place, including:
- Facebook author and publisher attribution
- Facebook app link (advanced users)
- Twitter publisher and author attribution
- “via @username” added to the ends of tweets
- “via @username” added to the ends of pin descriptions
- You can also activate Twitter Cards (Large Image Cards) so that tweets sent from your site are always media rich and much more likely to get engagement.
Our plugin also ensures that your site is Rich Pin ready so that your Pins look as good as possible.
Link Shortening, Analytics Campaign Tracking, and Button Click Tracking
Shorten shared links automatically using your own Bitly credentials so you can track how many clicks are occurring on your links.
Additionally, if you’re a Google Analytics user, you can set up Analytics tracking so that each shared link contains a networks specific UTM tracking code. This way you can track all inbound links that come as a direct result of Social Warfare shares.
You can also activate Event Tracking so that you can also see in Google Analytics exactly how many times your buttons are clicked.
It is without question that Social Warfare is the most powerful sharing plugin available for WordPress. You get all these premium features while still benefitting from a super-fast, lightweight code base.