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Is it possible to pull comments from facebook into your blog?

I have a client who wants to be able to share his latest blog posts on Facebook (no problem there) but then he wants the comments made on his Facebook page to that share shown on his blog as part of ...
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How can I control the Facebook like image?

I have a blog with some posts, and each post has a embedded Facebook like button. Pressing the button opens a dialog so my visitors can share the post on Facebook with a comment. When sharing, ...
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How can I auto-add my posts to my site's Facebook fan page?

My readers are telling me to manually add my posts to my fan page, but I'm trying to reduce steps and keep from forgetting. Anyone know how I can automate this?
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A plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID

Is there any plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID...
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Is there a plugin that will post directly to your facebook feed and twitter account?

Is there a plugin that will post directly to your facebook feed and twitter account? I'm not looking for a plugin that adds buttons to my post for different services, I want the plugin to publish the ...
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Experiences with compiling WordPress using Hip Hop?

What are you experiences compiling Wordpress using Hip Hop? ( https://github.com/facebook/hiphop-php/wiki/running-hiphop ) Specific: is this maintainable with upgrades? is the performance ...
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If your blog was an app on Facebook

If you were to turn your blog into a Facebook app, what features would it have? What would the UI look like? What are the significant dealbreakers you'd need to satisfy to extend your blog to a ...
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Facebook comments box on front page

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 installation on my WordPress Shack, with the Facebook plugin 1.3.1 installed and the TwentyTwelve 1.1 theme. I have the settings on Facebook - Comments box so that I display ...
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Facebook OAuth, WP_Http::request() vs wp_remote_request()

Running WordPress 3.3.2 and PHP Version 5.2.17 I'm trying to get the access_token from Facebook using wp_remote_request() and Facebook OAuth API (btw, working example at the end of this entry). Is ...
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Installing Facebook comment plug in without loosing all previous wordpress comments?

I'm trying to install Facebook comments onto a word press blog, but I do not want to loose all the previous comments. I'm curious if anyone has any ideas how to do this. I've looked at a lot of the ...
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Facebook sharing link is not showing a thumbnail of the images within the post?

Usually facebook share gets an image from the site to post and shows it as thumbnails. If you press the share this on facebook link in my test page it doesn't. This is my test site: ...
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sharing video on facebook from wordpress

When a user tries to share a page with an embedded video on it only the title of the pages shows up on their facebook status and not the flash video player. This happens while sharing with the ...
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Adding a “most liked post” box, based on facebook ranking?

I would like to have a list of my most liked posts from facebook, and place it in the sidebar. Is there a way for doing it? (and if so, how?)
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Facebook Comment Count

I am a bit of an amateur when it comes to PHP and WordPress but I have rigged up the following code: function fb_comment_count($url = 'some url here') { $filecontent = ...
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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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1answer
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Facebook Like Button On Individual Comments

Has anyone added this kind of functionality to a WP site before? I'm looking to add Facebook Like button to individual comments. This can be a Theme function or a plugin
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How to get wordpress link to fully evaluate when coming from facebook

The short version: Any link from Facebook to a page stops evaluating at the "hardcoded page" in the wordpress press install, ignoring the remaining parts of the URL. It doesn't allow the shortcode ...
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Is it possible to integrate Wordpress *posts* and social media (Facebook, Google+, Twitter)?

Is there a plugin available that will automatically post an excerpt of a blog post (perhaps up to the more tag) to specified social media groups/pages. So, for example, on posting an excerpt would be ...
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Displaying additional User Contact Information

I have been advised how to add additional contact info fields to the User admin area here (Click here). However, I am not entirely sure how I can display the the field contents in a link within my ...
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facebook like - image display and description

i have some difficulties with the new Facebook like feature. usually, each one of my blog post has an image in it. when i use the facebook share feature everything is going well: it lets me choose as ...
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Custom Connect to Facebook, problem logging in/logging out

I am working on a custom function for login in my users via facebook. I started by reading this nice tutorial on how to login in via facebook: ...
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Publish a message on facebook after having posted a comment

I would like some advice on how to improve the code I use for allowing people to comment posts. Users can only submit a comment if they are connected with Facebook. I started developping this feature ...
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Is it possible a one click user registration with Facebook or Twitter (or other Social Networks)?

Would it be possible to create a wp user by signin up with Facebook connect? (And through Twitter app, and eventually other major social networks? Facebook is most important, then Twitter, the rest ...
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Should I store my Facebook access tokens?

I've built a custom login page for a Wordpress site which uses Facebook for authentication. Is there any reason to store the Facebook access token in my WP database, or does it make more sense to use ...
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Which social connect plugin do you recommend? [closed]

I'm searching a social connect plugin which allows users to register/login using the following sites and support MULTISITE 1)Facebook 2)Twitter 3)Google 4)Yahoo 5)Others (optional) I've tried many ...
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W3 Cache plugin and Facebook sharing [closed]

LATEST UPDATE (June 13th 2012) I can't figure out what's wrong with my codes. When I want to share one of my blog posts and use either the Facebook share button or copy the link of the blog post ...
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Get FaceBook Friend Count

Is there a simple PHP or Javascript method of getting the total number of FaceBook friends? Twitter makes it super easy to do that, and I need to do the same for one of my WordPress installs.
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Wordpress Post featured image URL in the header

I want to add the featured image URL of a post to the header. When a Facebook user shares a Wordpress page, this code in the header: The rel="image_src" attribute is what facebook is searching for. ...
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Accessing the Current URL in a Text Widget for a Facebook Share Button?

I'm creating a "Share this Page"- widget that needs to grab the current URL and append it to a Facebook URL like this: http://www.facebook.com/sharer.php?u=http://myurl.com/a-specific-page I'm ...
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969 views

a plugin to share a post to social networks via admin?

I'm not looking for a share this post button for the front end. I've seen a couple of similar topics here but not exactly what I'm after. What I would like is a plugin which offers the options in ...
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1answer
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Open graph metadata isn't pulled on Facebook until after I run that specific link through the debugger

I added open graph meta data to all the posts on a site, however, when I attempt to paste a post link on Facebook, the graph meta information isn't loaded. Then, when I insert the URL into the ...
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Multiple social buttons with a fast loading? [closed]

I have pages like this with a lot of social buttons. A lot means more than 50 buttons because each posts on that page has its own buttons. So maybe I'll make the page smaller, with less posts but ...
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1answer
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How can I post Facebook fan page status updates to my WordPress blog?

Is it possible to get an RSS feed of Facebook status updates from a Page rather than a Profile? I want to use the feed in WP's RSS feed widget. It's easy to pull statuses from a profile page. I did ...
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Open graph problem: Showing wrong description of homepage while sharing on Facebook

Check out this URL: http://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug/og/object?q=www.linuxstall.com Everything is fine except the last line which is Note: "Reference in Perl" is the most recent post at ...
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Simple plugins to post info about new blog entries?

I am looking for some plugins that would automatically post information about new blog entries (posts) to my facebook/google+ pages. But - simple search through plugins listing shows that such ...
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1answer
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Facebook plugin shows existing comments

Installed the official facebook plugin and seems to be working. The problem is that existing comments are still visible (with default style) above facebook comments form. My comments.php is empty now ...
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Hiding styles from Facebook

Some of my pages/posts have very short custom stylesheets at the beginning of them. I know this isn't great practice, but it's worked very well thus far. The problem, however, is linking on Facebook: ...
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Sync comment data

I have a site that used Facebook comments for a period of time and then removed them for native WP comments. I was able to write a function that grabbed all the comments and re-inserted them into the ...
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Generating the ogp tags in theme

I use to generate the ogp tags in themes I code but this commercial one is beyond my knowledge. The client want to share a page but any image option shows up. Instead of a taxonomy-name.php template ...
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Conditionally add apt. Open Graph meta data to different pages on WordPress site

The official Facebook plugin does an excellent job of adding appropriate Open Graph meta tags to different pages (Home, Posts, Pages, Archives, etc.) of a WordPress site. The problem is it does many ...
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1answer
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Facebook like button that redirects?

Basically, here is an idea: I am starting a daily blog, and in order to gain access to sunday's posts, the user needs to share the site. I have figured out how to redirect once someone presses the +1 ...
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Choices for thumbnail image in a Facebook Link post

When I'm posting a link for a WordPress page or post on a Facebook Page wall (using the "Post a link" option), I want Facebook to offer up, as choices, (a) all images which are embedded in the linked ...
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Are there any plugins yet that support Facebook Like, Google +1 and allow Social Interaction tracking on Google Analytics

I know that Google +1 is quite new (at time of writing), but I wondered if there were any plugins that support these. By "Social Interaction tracking on Google Analytics" I mean - that use this code - ...
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Facebook Like needs confirmation?

I use a Facebook Like plugin on my WordPress blog, but it is really weird. I need to press a confirm link, even if the user clicked the like button. But most users won't click twice. Is this ...
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Wordpress comments and Facebook comments

I've just installed Wordpress for a travel blog. I want the visitors to be able to comment with their facebook account or sign up as a subscriber to the blog (my mom for example doesn't have ...
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Is there a method or plugin that will allow posts to be sortable by Facebook likes?

I'm just wondering if anyone knows of a method or plugin that I can implement that will keep track of Facebook likes within Wordpress posts, and allow me to show posts in order of "most liked"?
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Building a Member Directory Site on WordPress with Facebook API Integration?

I'm looking to build a member directory for one of my WordPress sites that hooks into the Facebook API. Site users would be able to browse through the directory of members and view their Facebook ...
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1answer
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Add custom Facebook share link with share count and variable text

I'm trying to do this in a news site homepage. The part I'm struggling with is the Facebook share link text. It should: count the share/link of the specific post hide the number is it's 0 write ...
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WP_Cron script not updating all posts in loop

I've had an issue with this piece of script for a month now http://pastebin.com/f6LqgqQS. What the script is supposed to do is loop through all my posts, pull the like count from the facebook graph ...
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Automatically add simple custom buttons for print, Facebook share, & Tweet in Posts [closed]

I want an easy way to automatically implement printing, Facebook sharing, and Tweeting for posts. No plugins, complicated javascript, nor functions.