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how to set social icons to product / post template (Auros theme)? [closed]

After installation of the Auros theme, the social share icons are unfortunately not loaded in the product and the post template. It should be loaded like this via the template: Do you have any idea ...
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Are there any Inbuilt Social media sharing icons

Are there any inbuilt social media sharing icons in the WordPress core? or the only route is plugin/code. While searching it in menu/widgets, some rectangular icons appeared( as in BLOGGER, but i ...
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what function can I use to automatically output og tags per page/post?

The issue: I had problem with my links social preview on WhatsApp and Telegram. The social preview appears on desktop and other platforms, also the Facebook debugging tool shows complete information, ...
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White image when I share my site

when I share the link to my WordPress, it shows a white image as the thumbnail. How do I alter this image?
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How to add extra custom social icons to page with same style?

I have been trying hard to add more social icons of same style as provided in the theme I purchased, but I couldn't understand how to do it. The theme provides only limited social icons as shown in ...
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LinkedIn Social Wall | Is there a plug-in (Free / Paid) to display a LinkedIn feed in a social wall (not just a feed)?

I have been researching plug-ins that have the capabilities of displaying a LinkedIn feed in a beautiful social wall style, to no-avail. Previously, I had one that was working however they disabled ...
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How to escape echo?

I have just added few social media icons to share the current post. So the code is below for pinterest (example purpose). But the reviewer said echo should be escaped. Why the reviewer pointed it to ...
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Author social media aren't shown on the page

I'm trying to show the authors social medias on the page but they aren't showed at all. Here is the code that I have so far $website = $user->user_url; if($user->user_url != '') { printf('...
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How To Post WordPress Custom Post Types to Twitter via IFTTT

I have my wordpress site. Which has the normal "post" and a custom post type "download", I Currently use IFTTT, (If This Then That Service) to post my wordpress posts to Twitter. The IFTTT recipe ...
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WordPress Sumo Plugin not showing all images on clicking pinterest icon

I am using SUMOMME WordPress Plugin for social sharing on WordPress Site. This is the site: https://www.teachworkoutlove.com/ I am facing below issue when i share post with pinterest. General ...
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Changing Social Media

Can anyone tell me how to change my social media links? I've tried everything on google. My wordpress was set up by a third party who is no longer able to help me. I have pretty much covered being ...
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Sharing images to social media - issue with aspect ratio

I am designing a website that will have a lot of images, and I want those images to be shareable to Facebook. I know this is possible with social media plugins like "Easy Social Share Buttons," where ...
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Featured image not showing on facebook share

I Guys! I´ve spent the whole morning after this... Some post images are not showing up on facebook if I try to share. But some are. If I go to facebook and try to share: http://www.taiff.com.br/...
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Social sharing is not working as expected

I tested posting a blog post to Facebook it shows a too large pic of the header title design you made for the home page not blog image. It doesn't show the feature photo from that blog post. Also, ...
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add share buttons above my posts without plugins

I'm trying to install share buttons above the articles of my site and I found this piece of code. Starting with, my problem is that the code is displayed at the end of the articles. I would rather ...
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Modify foreach loop for social sharing links?

How would I amend the following foreach loop so each link displays the keys from each nested query, and not just the values? I am creating my own social sharing links, included using get-template-part,...
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What is the best way to change share image for social networks? [closed]

I'm totally new to WordPress. I'm trying to change images for sharing my post in social networks. It kind of worked ok for Facebook and Twitter through Yoast SEO plugin (screenshot attached 1), but it ...
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Edit Custom Links Menu markup: Making a Social Media Menu with linkable icons

I'm creating a social menu media on my website using linked icons: To do this, I'm using the 'Custom Links' section in Appearances > Menus: The code snippet to achieve a linkable icon (I'm using ...
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Tried everything but Facebook share button won't load the post thumbnail

Before you say "search google" or "look on this site for similar answers", let me say, I already googled for my problem and read questions like mine. I already tried everything that I found about to ...
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Linkedin not returning right info

I have a problem when sharing a website on linkedin (it works well on facebook). I use the theme "Foundry", and SEO by YOAST (free version). I have the right OG informations in the head of my ...
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Default image for homepage when shared in social media

Currently, my homepage contains a few of the latest posts. Therefore, when the homepage is shared via social media (i.e. Facebook), the thumbnail image which is displayed comes from the top image in ...
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Whenever I am sharing a post wordpress phrase is automatically added, can anyone help?

As you can see the phrase is Want create site? Free wordpress themes.. I tried editing in Yoast Facebook option still the phrase shows up, any solution?
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buddypress activity social share

Hello Guys I am using buddypress and I am sharing activity on social network like facebook and google and I am using url like https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?t=' . $activity_title . '&u=' ...
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Is it possible to use Twitter intents with the post’s image in WordPress?

I am using Twitter Intents as part of my theme and I can successfully share posts’ URLs on Twitter. However, I would like to be able to show the images of the shared posts. Is that even possible? I ...
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How to add FB like + share AND also other Social Buttons on ALL pages and posts?

I tried many plugins but none of them have the following things so I guess I have to code it myself? I just want to add under and above the content of blogpostings AND pages: - the Facebook like and ...
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how can I easily clear the "header is malformed" error when trying to reconnect social accounts in jetpack

Just an easy question from me this time. I'm just drawing a blank. I recently got my self hosted wordpress site back up and running. I went to publish a post and got the message I should refresh my ...
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Social sharing conflict with Rewrite rules

I have created a custom plugin that adds a rewrite rule so that a url like this http://domain.com/listings/property/123456 will resolve to the page 'listings'. That works great. I also have removed ...
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How do I remove social buttons from the "Blog" section of my theme?

I have a specific question about the blog section of my site. It is located here: www.newangleanalytics.com/blog If you click on the article, you will notice three social media button at the bottom. ...
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Facebook Share Permalink Javascript href

Hi I am trying to get a facebook share button to share the current post permalink page to no avail. Anyone help? <?php var $perma = '<?= get_the_permalink(); ?>';?> <a href="...
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Social sharing plugin directing to blank page after post sharing

I am new with word press stuck in a problem. I have used EXEC-PHP plugin to write php in my text editor and through that I have fetched records from my database. Now I want to share those posts which ...
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How to have a "clean" post content, for excerpt and social networks sharing

Sometimes I start my blog posts by : This is a guest post.... This is a sponsored post.... [download]This is a download for the post[download] [youtube]this is a video that I put in the begenning[...
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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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Facebook share button only share the_permalink(), without thumbnail, tilte, excerpt, etc

I'm trying to add socials to my post. I can share the post, but only the post URL. How could I share the post thumbnail, the Title, the excerpt, the author, etc. This is what i'm trying: HTML (in ...
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How to add social follow button to header? [closed]

I'm using the theme "Awaken" and I need to add social follow button on the right side of the logo, just above the search box. Please see my website here. I have included the social button in the ...
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Is there a way to change a post's thumbnail image(s)?

I just recently finished the first version of a blog (here: http://northernconservative.com/ ), but whenever I share a post on social media, the thumbnail image is the atrocious scaled up version of ...
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Add Flatr button to Sharing option

I know adding a Flatr button to the sharing option is possible on wordpress.com and I wondered if there is a way to do so on a self hosted wordpress ? If not, do I have to create my own plugin or is ...
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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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Is it better to set social media sharer in entry-footer.php or comments.php in Wordpress blog?

I'm now deciding where should I put social media sharers. Currently, I'm now putting sharers code in entry-footer.php. But is it more semantic to put sharers in entry-footer.php, in the bottom of ...
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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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Get total social share count (Facebook, Twitter, Google+. Pinterest)

I'm pulling the individual share counts for the social media I've mentioned using the following code snippet in my theme's function.php: $facebook_like_share_count = function ( $url ) { $api = ...
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How to integrate Facebook Share button without code?

We are using this code for Facebook share button. We placed this code in our functions.php But we are getting pagenot found in fb share popup window. How to fix this issue. <span class="fb-share-...
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Merge comments from Facebook with WP comments [closed]

I'm looking for a way to integrate Facebook comments (actual comments from facebook) into the comment section of a wordpress post? So what I need is; when someone comments on an URL-post on facebook ...
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How to replace URL protocol using PHP?

I'm using HTTPS everywhere in my website but I have problems with sharing buttons for Pinterest and Tumblr. For example, when I try to share image on Pinterest I get this error: "Sorry we could not ...
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Facebook and Google+ sharing suddenly stopped working properly in Wordpress

I've tried to find the answer to my problem by browsing through similar, older threads here, but I can't seem to find a solution for my problem. I have sharing buttons for the most common social ...
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Social Media Feather icons not displaying for each post

I'm using the following code to display the "Social Media Feather" widget for each post, but icons are only displayed for the first post and not the rest: $paged = (get_query_var('paged' )) ? ...
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Share buttons in some specific posts in WordPress

I want to put the option to share (with share buttons in post footer) but just in some specifics posts, and I want to control this in the admin panel. I know a plugin, but I want do this "without ...
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Storing posts social counters by using transient api

I would like to know if it's a good practice to use transient api to cache social counters for every post. Loading post pages get quite slow while processing and getting all social APIs.
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Keeping social share count after changing Wordpress Permalinks

I am going to change wordpress permalinks and will do 301 redirect from old to new URL's. But the problem is how can i keep my social sharing counts (like facebook,twitter, google +1) after the URL's ...
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How to share post?

I found this code that will share my post in social medias but right now it share the whole page and not the individual post. How do I make it share only the individual post? I know its something with ...
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