OverviewBack to top
Social Share for Magento 2 designed by Mageplaza is an outstanding solution to improve customers' experience and boost sales. It is so essential for stores to add social sharing buttons because there is a large number of users who are members of at least one social media network.
With the support of the Social Share Extension, shoppers can share their favorite item with their friends and acquaintances with ease.
- Set up on store diverse sharing buttons
- Show sharing buttons by 2 Floating styles or 2 Inline styles
- Well-embedded on any positions on store
- Customizable sharing buttons
- Thank-you popup is enabled to show after sharing
- Responsive with mobiles and other devices
Why Social Sharing Button Is A Must-have Extension For Any Stores
Build Great Trust In Customers
It is a fact that the majority of shoppers tend to believe goods or pages shared by their family and acquaintances. In addition, they prefer being recommended about a product to finding one on their own. When an item is shared from a shopper to his/her family and friends, it can grab their attention significantly. They will be more excited and can not wait to take a look at the item. That is why Mageplaza Social Share extension is helpful for customers whether they are in any stage during the purchase process, which can motivate them to make purchase decisions quicker.
Customers Can Share Their Experience Quickly And Conveniently
When customers purchase a satisfying product, they want to share about that experience on social media channels. Once the Social Share extension is installed, it allows the admin to integrate social sharing buttons on the store site. Customers no longer find it is hard to share their loved product or page. That will lead to a spectacular increase in user experience.
Advertise Effectively And Economically
Word-of-mouth marketing has long been considered effective as the person who suggests uses their credibility to give recommendations. Besides, when information about the store or the products is shared widely, it could reach a tremendous amount of viewers who are potential customers. Hence, stores do not need to spend a fortune on marketing but can still get more positive results.
Driving new traffic for your store site is essential; however, it is hard to persuade customers to click on links or banner ads you place. Now, with the sharing social button, friends and acquaintances of a user will be prompted to take a look at the shared item or the page. That leads to a great opportunity for the store to attract potential customers.
Improve Site Ranking In Search Results (Support SEO)
Ranking of the E-commerce site is a factor that all online stores need to take care of. Social Share support store with direct links from the store site to the social channels. That helps users find the store on search engines such as Google much easier. Therefore, your search engine rankings will also be improved.
Diverse Social Channels Are Integrated Into The Store Site
Able to share on limitless social channels
Social Share sets infinite sharing buttons from common social channels such as Facebook, LinkedIn to other social media channels. Customers now can share their favorite page or product much much easier than before. In addition, buttons can be placed on any pages of Home Page, Category Page, and Product Page.
Make your customers advertise for the store
Diverse sharing button grabs customers’ attention effectively. When a shopper is interested in a page or in a product, they are likely to share with their friends and acquaintances in multiple social channels. Consequently, the store can gain more viewers.
Floating And Inline Showing Design
Admins are allowed to configure the position for sharing buttons to create convenience for views as well as draw their attention. There are two styles of displaying: Floating and Inline.
Floating type allows these sharing buttons to be placed on the left or the right of the page margin horizontally or vertically. Inline type lets those buttons be placed on the top or bottom of the content, or under the Add-to-Cart button.
Easily Perfect Sharing Buttons
Able to customize sharing buttons
Admins are well supported to color sharing buttons. They can design button size, icon color, button color, background color, and border-radius in order to catch customers’ attention effectively.
Freely upload sharing button icons
In many cases, admins would like to upload photos for powerful sharing buttons. Social Share allowed store owners to do that with ease to not only make these buttons eye-catching but also to make them match with store themes perfectly.
Show Sharing Buttons On Any Pages (Coming Soon)
Admins are allowed to embed sharing buttons on any positions and any pages also. There are three kinds of snippets which are: widget, block, and PHP code.
Show the number of shares
Show the thank-you message after customers’ sharing
Well responsive to mobiles and other screen sizes.
Full Feature List
- Enable/ Disable the extension
- Select icon/button/background color of sharing buttons
- Set percent for border-radius
- Enable/ Disable share counter
- Show Thank-you Popup after sharing
- Upload icons for sharing buttons
- Fully compatible with other Mageplaza extensions such as: Affiliate Program, Exit intent popup, Share cart, Thank you page
- Choose pages to apply floating types for sharing buttons
- Choose floating styles: Horizontal or Vertical
- Set margin-top
- Set button size
- Choose pages to apply inline types for sharing buttons
- Choose inline styles: Top content and Bottom content
- Show sharing buttons under Add-to-Cart button on Product Page
- Set button size
- Able to share favorite pages or favored products quickly during shopping
- Gain better experience
- Believe more on shared product or pages
- Know shared products/ pages through social channels easily
Q: Where can I set the sharing button block?
A: With Floating type, you can set it on the left or on the right of the page. With Inline type, the icon will display on the top/ at the bottom of page content.
Q: How can I design the sharing button appearance?
A: You can choose the color for icons, buttons, and block background easily from the backend. In addition, you can upload photos to make icons for sharing buttons.
Q: How about the menu display types? Which types does your extension support?
A: Our Social Share extension supports 2 types of menu display types: hover (when customers hover the mouse over the buttons), and click (when customers click on the buttons).
Q: Can I set the margin of the social button block?
A: Of course you can. If you choose the Vertical style, you can set the margin top of the block (the default number is 150 px). If you choose the Horizontal style, you can set the margin bottom of the block (the default number is 0 px).
Q: How can I know the number of shares?
A: If you would like to count sharings, you can enable the share counter from the backend.
Q: How can our store display a thank you or success message after a customer shares a link?
A: From the admin backend, you only need to enable Thank-you popup. A thank-you popup will appear instantly after a customer clicks on the share button.
Q: How many sharing buttons can be placed on the page?
A: There are limitless social channels you can place. You only need to click “+” to add a channel.
Q: I only want the buttons to be displayed on some pages. Can I configure this?
A: Yes, you can set the buttons on all pages, selected pages, or CMS pages.
Technical SpecificationsBack to top
Adobe Commerce platform compatibility
Open Source (CE): 2.3 (current), 2.4 (current), 2.1 (obsolete), 2.2 (obsolete)
Commerce on prem (EE): 2.3 (current), 2.4 (current), 2.1 (obsolete), 2.2 (obsolete)
22 July, 2021
Extensions, Content & Customizations, Product Content, Rich Media
Quality ReportBack to top
All tests were conducted on the latest versions of Adobe Commerce that existed for the compatible release lines at the moment of the extension submission. Latest versions of all other software were used, as applicable.
Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.4
- Compatible with Commerce on prem (EE) : 2.4
- Stability: Stable Build
Supported Magento v2.4
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.1 2.2 2.3
- Compatible with Commerce on prem (EE) : 2.1 2.2 2.3
- Stability: Stable Build
Released on 2019-01-28
SupportBack to top
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