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Facebook / LinkedIn share page - https opengraph issues

I have added the Open Graph meta data to my functions.php: function insert_fb_in_head() { global $post; if ( !is_singular()) return; echo '<meta property="fb:admins" content="...
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Move Facebook login button

I'm new to all this so please bear with me. I'm helping to build a social networking site with BuddyPress. One of the requirements is that it has to have a "login with Facebook" option (to the new ...
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OG:Audio facebook meta tags

Does anyone have any Idea how to populate the attached audio file URL into meta elements? Just as you would featured image or something Here's what I tried: <meta property="og:audio" content="<?...
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Change meta tags programatically

Is there a way to change the meta tags not in the head but in a template file through code? I would like to change the meta tags <meta property="og:title" content="title" /> <meta ...
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Shortcode in AJAX popup

I am trying to use a shortcode from Ultimate Facebook plugin to display a FB connect button in an AJAX popup and can't seem to get it work properly. I searched and used the solution given by djb in ...
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Trouble displaying featured image as thumbnail when using Facebook share

I know there are many questions and articles about displaying post thumbnail (i.e. featured image) as a thumbnail for Facebook sharing but I'm still having trouble with it. I'm using AddThis plugin ...
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Facebook style timeline for Buddypress activity stream

I want to implement a Facebook style timeline for my activity stream. So something like the below would be great but instead of blog posts it would be the activity posts: http://demo.designwall.com/...
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Customize Facebook's sharer.php to pass metadata of wordpress post (thumbnail and title)

I created FB Share button for wordpress post but it does not fetch the metadata from the post. I would like get the thumbnail and the title of the post when clicking share button. Here is the code I ...
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How to use author's avatar as Facebook post preview image when a single post is shared

I want to use the post author's avatar if available as the post preview image for Facebook shared posts. If that is not available next would be a featured image and then a default image as a fallback....
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WP REST API - log in with Facebook

We're developing a mobile application for a web site that uses Wordpress and exposes a REST API through the WP REST API plugin. We have very little prior experience with Wordpress. One of the ...
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Facebook-like user profile urls

I have already implemented custom user profile pages accessible by http://example.com/profile/user-defined-slug This is relatively simple by wp url rewritting filters. Now I need to implement the ...
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How to show thumbnail of a link when posting through facebook api? [closed]

I have put meta og:image tag in my html page. When i post the link to this page through facebook then the thumbnail shows up along with the link. Now, i am trying to make the thumbnail appear when ...
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Facebook pixel on wordpress [closed]

I have placed my FB pixel ID in 3 spots on my WP site, once in the header/footer section, and twice in WooCommerce plugin (cart and checkout scripts). But when I go to my site to use the FB pixel ...
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How do I remove all hyperlinks that begin with a #?

Facebook's Instant Articles rejects articles that contain hyperlinks to the current page (e.g. <a href="#_ftn1">[1]</a>). How can I filter the post content to remove these links before ...
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Where is this strange og:description coming from?

I noticed in my home page's source code: <meta property="og:description" content="This is an example page. It's different from a blog post because it will stay in one place and will show up in ...
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Automatic connect wordpress to facebook with featured image?

I want, when I publish any post, that it shows my facebook with featured image. Most of the plugins don't show feature images but shows other images. How can I do it - simply connect to facebook and ...
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Posting from Wordpress to Facebook [closed]

Is there a plugin that automatically posts your blog post to Facebook? And only to a specific Page (because I'm admin of several).
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How to make picture appear on wordpress site shared link? [closed]

I would like to know how to make a piture appear on the thumbnail to the left of the text when I share a link of my wordpress on facebook. I dont post any images to the website, but would still like ...
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True or False: Is an Apache error or PHP error the same as a WordPress error?

I am using CentOS 6; Apache 2.2.2; MySQL 5.6; PHP 5.5.31; WordPress 3.8.13 . I do not have root access to this server because it is shared. I do have FTP and SSH (with some limits to functionality). ...
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What can I do if I set a gif as featured image? no thumbnail when i share on facebook

My website it's for sharing content with front end post and users can post images/gifs/youtube , if a user(or me) post a gif it's directly set it to featured image and when I try to share that post it ...
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Get User's Facebook Photos as Wordpress Upload

I am new and a bit of troublesome on how Wordpress work as I have plan to use it as CMS for my commercial website. I have been figuring out on how to make an image that I have retrieved from user's ...
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how to build this site on wordpress currently on ruby on rails? [closed]

I need a similar site functionality in WordPress/PHP. But this site is on Ruby on Rails. It's about females posting their success story(like tweet) by login from facebook http://www.ladybrag.com/ ...
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How to generate “og:image” meta for Facebook sharing when the image in the post is not featured?

I have a piece of code in my website's header.php that can generate og:image meta data for FB sharing. It works perfectly when the given post has a featured image. <?php $fb_image = ...
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Getting autoset_featured image to jive with Facebook SDK

I'm trying to set up the Facebook SDK on a site where I'm auto-fetching the first image in the article to become the "featured-image". I would like that auto-fetched image to also be the og:image, but ...
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Facebook share thumbnail not showing until refreshed

When I FB Share any post only thing that appears is text and no thumbnail like this: I need to close this window and retry sharing few times (or just F5 few times) and eventually thumbnail will ...
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Is there a filter to define the OG image on a given post?

I am looking for a filter to define what image on a post sets the facebook OG image. In my case I have the image I want to use in a post meta field. I have looked around but am unsure of the best way ...
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Adding Facebook & Twitter Cards

This might be a stupid question.. But I'm working on a website for which I would to integrate twitter/facebook cards and things of that nature. Is there a good way to call those <meta> tags into ...
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Wordpress 4.4 release produce blank white images when sharing a post on Facebook etc

After upgrading to 4.4, when I share a post via URL to Facebook, G+, the "Featured Image" shows as a blank white image on the Facebook post. Looks fine on the Wordpress site. Some testing shows that ...
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Website not showing the updated content while visiting through facebook/twitter in-app browser

Website (http://www.gsacademicreflections.com/) not showing the updated content while visiting through facebook/twitter in-app browser. The website developed in WordPress and consists of pages/posts/...
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Integrating Facebook Registration (and Login) on a Wordpress page

I would like to use the Facebook Registration tool. I've read the documentation on https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/registration/ I've also gave a look at plugins like Simple Facebook ...
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Sort wordpress posts by facebook likes [closed]

I found a theme that I really like: http://pluto.pinsupreme.com/masonry-compact-facebook As you can see every post has Facebook likes displayed in the exerpt. I would like to know if it would be ...
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Embedding Facebook in blog post not working

there once was this feature of embedding Facebook status posts simply by entering the URL see here or here (edited: apparently I misunderstood the content of that blog post). So now I am trying to ...
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Facebook like update status for wordpress

I am new to wordpress and i am learning a lot. But i am making this intranet site and i need to make a form just like Facebook's update status where my logged in users will need to update their status ...
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Add facebook pixel code on default search page

Am trying to add Facebook pixel code on the default search page so I can track what users search. But I do not know where to find this default search template. Is it possible to do it via theme ...
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How can I echo og:video url, if the post has video content?

I would like to something simular solution like is_home() for videos. If the post has video content, the php script write out the og video url (start with https of course). In my example I imagine ...
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Add comment box in a pop-up?

I'm developing a WordPress site and I view the posts in a pop-up div, so I want to add the comment box in the pop-up div as well. I've already tried to do it with Facebook comments, but the problem is ...
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Facebook share functionality in wordpress loop

I am trying to add facebook share functionality to my wordpress posts. in my wp loop i have a share button <a class="action_button" href="javascript:void(0)" id="share_button" target="_blank"> ...
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How to show online status icon like facebook [duplicate]

I want to show 'user now currently online' status icon like 'Facebook' after user name. How it possible?
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Facebook Pixel + WooCommerce + AJAX = Confusion

I am trying to add a Facebook Pixel (tracking) to the WooCommerce Add to Cart button, using: <script> fbq('track', 'AddToCart'); </script> The problem is that when a user clicks on Add ...
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How to make Facebook share the featuterd image from url on Wordpress

I use this function to add the featured image from url on wordpress "Is it possible set a featured image with external image URL", but when i share the post on Facebook, Facebook doesn't grab the ...
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Featured Image and Facebook

So I've got a problem. My single post page has a full screen image with an H1 over it for the title. That image is brought in using the featured image. However, when posting this blog post to say ...
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A plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID [closed]

Is there any plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID...
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Top 3 posts in last week ordered by Facebook and Twitter share counts

I am interested in displaying the top 3 stories in the past week based on the total number of shares on Facebook and Twitter. I have found that these share counts are more useful indications of what ...
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Facebook share post dialog not showing post information

I recently created a new blog in Wordpress.com and wanted to share my post with my Facebook friends. When I tried to post using the Facebook share from my post, the "Share on Facebook" page opens with ...
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Disqus Comments donot appear below the WordPress post [closed]

I a have fully working WordPress website built using ColorMag theme. In order to integrate Facebook Comments, I added Facebook Comment Plugin. I disabled default WP comments. Later when I added Disqus ...
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Post image lacking when pasting link into Facebook despite the correct og:image meta tag

Within head tags of this post page (sorry there's a language selection prompt screen), Yoast SEO Plugin generates this: <meta content="http://www.example.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/whatever....
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No post image when pasting link into Facebook

This thread's solution proposes to add an absolute link to the post image within head tags so that, when pasting post URL into Facebook, the post image appears on Facebook. However this is laborious ...
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shortcode in facebook / twitter

I'm using a plugin List category posts which allows you to use a shortcode to display a list of posts by their category inside of a page (Example: [catlist name="etc" numberposts=25]). However, when ...
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Automatically Facebook Debug Posts on Publish

I am looking to do something similar to this plugin which adds an "FB-Debugger" link on the admin of pages/posts: http://xlino.com/projects/facebook-debug-link-wordpress-plugin/ However, I'd like to ...
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fb share site shows blank image

I am using Jetpack and even though when I see page source of my front page I can see the section of <!-- Jetpack Open Graph Tags --> <meta property="og:image" content="http://pitupi.de/wp-...