Compatibility WordPress 4.1.1 Multisite 4.1.1 BuddyPress 2.2.1
"Simple and easy to install and always looks great to allow easy social sharing on pages and posts."
Floating Social adds social share buttons to your site that follow your users as they scroll.
Give visitors a way to spread your content to their friends and followers – with a click.
Super Easy Setup
Install, activate and choose the social media share buttons you want to include.
Toggle controls let you add the built-in popular social share buttons quickly, or manually add your favorite custom service button without any code.
Integrate beautiful, responsive, smooth scrolling social media links right into your site.
Configure shortlinks, adjust size, position and color or add custom CSS all from the single Floating Social settings page.
For help with installing plugins please see our Plugin installation guide
Login to your admin panel for WordPress or Multisite and activate the plugin:
- On regular WordPress installs – visit Plugins and Activate the plugin.
- For WordPress Multisite installs – Activate it site-by-site (say if you wanted to make it a Pro Sites premium plugin), or visit Network Admin -> Plugins and Network Activate the plugin.
Once activated, you’ll see a new menu item in your dashboard: Settings > Floating Social.
You’ll see a full page of settings, separated into sub-sections. Let’s go through each.
Here you’ll see a list of the Services available for selection.
Simply tick the Services you wish to include, they’ll then be highlighted to help you to see which you’ve selected.
Add new Custom Service
Attempt to fix front page conflicts
Manual box placement
Be sure to click the Save Changes button once you’re done configuring the settings.
The User Experience
Here’s an example of how the plugin could look in your site’s front-end!
If you have trouble with any aspect of configuration or usage or have a cool feature suggestion to make, please head on over to the community forums where our professional support staff are waiting to lend a hand.
Floating Social Features
Share your content with a bigger audience.
- Smooth button floating
- Google +1
- Facebook Like
- Tweet this
- Stumble Upon
- Reddit submit
- LinkedIn share
- Add custom service
- Share with short links
- Limit to specific post types
- Limit to specific posts or pages
- Color customizer
- Simple positioning
- Easily resize