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Ultra Light Social Share Buttons

Displays social share buttons on your posts. No JavaScript required, no images required, this plugin uses SVG.

Adds Social Share Buttons to your posts to increase your visiblity on social media networks. This plugin doesn't need JavaScript or Images, what is better for SEO purposes. It won't make your site slow and heavy.

Social Share Buttons Supported:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google+
  • Linkedin
  • Tumblr
  • Email
  • Pinterest
  • Reddit
  • Xing
  • Whatsapp
  • Vk
  • Telegram

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Author F5 Themes
Contributors AdamSilva, F5Themes
Tags facebook button, facebook share, Google share, linkedin share, share buttons, social share, social sharing, Social Sharing Buttons, twitter share, ultra light, ultra light social share buttons, whatsapp share
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    Content Share Buttons Output

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    Settings Page

There are a few options for installing and setting up this plugin.

Upload Manually

  1. Download and unzip the plugin
  2. Upload the 'ultra-light-social-share-buttons' folder into the '/wp-content/plugins/' directory
  3. Go to the Plugins admin page and activate the plugin

Install Via Admin Area

  1. In the admin area go to Plugins > Add New and search for "Ultra Light Social Share Buttons"
  2. Click install and then click activate

To Setup The Plugin

Display Position: Choose in which place of the blog post you want to display the social share buttons

  • Top: Adds the social buttons on the top of each post on the single page.
  • Bottom: Adds the social buttons on the bottom of each post on the single page.
  • Both: Adds the social buttons on the top and bottom of each post on the single page.

Default: Top

Show Buttons on: Choose in which template pages you want to display the social share buttons

  • Posts: Adds the social buttons on single posts.
  • Blog Loop: Adds the social buttons on each post of the blog loop.
  • Pages: Adds the social buttons on pages.

Disable / Enable Social Buttons Choose which social share buttons you want to display on your blog posts

Defaults: Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Linkedin


  • Initial launch of the plugin
  • Display social share buttons on the posts
  • Enable or Disable Buttons on the Settings Page
  • Choose buttons position on the Settings Page


  • Corrected a bug that was causing the buttons to be doubled in some cases.


  • Added an option to choose which pages you want to display the social buttons. Posts, Blog loop or Pages.
  • Changed button class names to avoid ad blockers
Version 1.2

Requires WordPress version: 3.1 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 12 Jan 2017

Date Added: 29 Dec 2016

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