Social Share And Social Locker – ARSocial is all in one social sharing plugin, It is combination of four different plugins Social Share, Social Like / Follow / Subscribe, Social Content Locker and Social Fan Counter. Why install numerous separate plugins for your social sharing requirement when you can have them all with just ONE plugin. which is easy to set up, configure and maintain. ARSocial provides facility of placing social network buttons at section wise, site wide as well as with shortcode.
It is very easy to add social share buttons in your site With ARsocial – Social Share And Social Locker. Nowadays there are two main type of functionality which every site has to boost social traffic which are Social share buttons and social content locker where user need to click share/like to reveal page content. You can achieve both the features in ARSocial in efficient manner.
Choose any social network (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, LinkdIn etc.) among 40+ social media networks, Select any button location, Select button template and save the settings. That’s it. Your website is ready to share your content with most popular social networks and get advantage in form of increased traffic on your website.
Social Share And Social Locker – ARSocial Features(Free Version)
- Over 7 Social Networks
- Works with any WordPress Theme
- Fully Responsive Social Buttons
Social content locker available
Latest use of APIs to fetch data
- Change display order for selected social media
- CSS based social share buttons ( No Images )
- Show Social Counter
- Various Animation effects on buttons
- Combination of Social Share, Like / Follow / Subscribe, Social Locker and Social Fan Counter
- Display social buttons site wide without placing shortcodes at each pages or posts
- Facility to display buttons at SIDEBAR, TOP/BOTTOM BAR, PAGES, POSTS, EXCERPTS etc.
- Fastest loading social buttons available
- Clean and easy-to-use WordPress admin User Interface
- Preview of selected button template and other selected options in WordPress admin panel.
- Exclude pages/posts to show social share/like/locker/fan counter buttons
- Shortcode support to place social share, social like, locker and fan counter
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ARSocial Premium Version
ARSocial Premium version comes with the following features.
- Facility to display buttons at SIDEBAR, POPUP, TOP/BOTTOM BAR, MEDIA (IMAGE) etc.
- A number of eye-catching themes
- Social Locker with Social Share and Social signin functionality.
- Cornerstone Support.
- Visual Composer Support
- Support for 40+ social networks for social share ( including WhatsApp,Viber,SMS ).
- Supports a wide range of services including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, WhatsApp and more.
- Supports Shorten URLS
- Facility of Custom CSS to customize size and other aspects of your buttons.
- Facility of Mobile Display Settings.
- Huge number of options for placement of share buttons.
- Compatible with Woocommerce
- Built in Social Share Analytics, Social Locker Analytics, Social Fan Counter Analytics.
And much more….
ARSocial provides more than 40 most popular social networks including mobile networks in premium version. ARSocial provides various display positions and mobile display settings with Footer Bar, Share points to display as additional position for mobile sites. ARSocial can propel you through up to 40 networks at the click of a button ensuring the maximum possible visibility and viral growth and popularity. This feature has the ability to build your brand overnight by sheer connectivity.
ARSocial is compatible with woocommerce, cornerstone and Visual Composer.
ARSocial allows you to easily share your website content with Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Reddit, Delicious, Tumblr, Digg, Buffer (Many more in PRO version ) quickly with realtime counter. ARSocial provides various attractive themes, effects, display positions and mobile display settings for social share buttons.
ARSocial allows to display social share buttons at Top / Bottom Bar, Popup, Sidebar with number of styling options. ARSocial also allows to hide particular display positions at mobile sites and provides additional positions for only mobile sites.
Social Content Locker
This function comes with multiple options for locking as well as multiple effects to hide content. It is supported by 4 different networks and covers like/share and sign in. This comes in handy when you have material that you do not want shared, but only visited and experience by those who visit the site. This will protect your sensitive information on certain pages, while allowing sharing on others. The customization is particularly important when the competition is very aggressive.
ARSocial allows to protect content of page/post with two different types of locker :
1) Social like & Social Share which asks users to ‘Unlock with a like’ or share to unlock content.
2) Social sign-in which locks the content until the user signs in through social networks.
Integrate like/follow/subscribe buttons of most popular social networks with native buttons facility. ARSocial provides 12 social networks for social like. ARSocial allows to load native buttons for like / follow / subscribe with various themes and effects.
ARSocial allows to load native buttons for social like, follow and subscribe to load fast with different themes.
Social Fan Counter
Display fan counters of most popular social networks profiles with beautiful built-in templates. ARSocial supports 17 social networks for social fan counters. ARSocial provides various attractive themes, display positions and mobile display settings for social fan counters.
OTHER FEATURES YOU WILL LOVE WITH ARSOCIAL PLUGIN
No Need to Register Anywhere
- You do not need to create account at our website for social share.
No Middle Layer
- Plugin runs totally on your website server without any communication to our servers.
- It is very easy to configure Social Share, Social Like / Follow / Subscribe, Social Locker and Social Fan Counter to display at pages / posts.
Choose and arrange your networks simply, select locations to display social network buttons and finalize styling with the help of preview, customize your social network buttons for mobile sites and at last just save the options and check frontend site, you will have nice and beautiful buttons.
- Icons can be adjusted according to the width of mobile device, using the plugin options.
Optimal Loading time
- ARSocial plugin is developed in such a optimized way that you will get great performance of loading buttons without affecting site loading speed.
- Our developers follow best coding practices to ensure efficient loading and performance.
- ARSocial plugin provides facility to get completely new addresses and generate short URLs for pages and posts using goo.gl or wordpress default URL shortner and bit.ly which makes your shared links much cleaner.
- ARSocial offers built-in analytics for all shared links, unlocked entries for social locker and clicked tracking for fan counter buttons in form of Pie chart, Area chart as well as Table containing all information.
- ARSocial fully supported with Cornerstone. ARSocial allows to place social share, social like, social fan counter and social locker with all styling and display options using Cornerstone.
- ARSocial plugin provides facility to put share/like buttons in any of your woocommerce store product, which makes easy to share/like products for customers.
Visual Composer Compatible
- ARSocial also compatible with visual Composer to better display social network buttons using shortcode at your page / post content.
CSS3 based icons
- ARSocial provides multiple CSS3 based icons and eye-catching templates which will help your site to load fast.
Mobile Display Position
- ARSocial allows to hide display positions for mobile site only. ARSocial provides additional positions Footer Bar and Share points for mobile site.
- ARSocial provides clean documentation for better way to help you. you can refer complete documentation here.
How to install the ARSocial Plugin
There are 2 ways to install ARSocial. Please follow below steps for ARSocial installation:
- After downloading your plugin from wordpress.org , log into your WordPress admin interface
- After loggedin, click on Plugins from the left hand menu
- Click on Add new
- Click on Upload
- Browse to the directory you have downloaded the plugin to and click Install Now
- After WordPress has finished unpacking the file click on Activate Plugin
- After the plugin has been activated, you will notice a new menu item on the left hand navigation named ARSocial Lite
- Done. Start sharing your site content !
- After downloading ARSocial Lite plugin from wordpress.org , unzip file from where you have downloaded
- Open your FTP client
- Browse to /your_wp_instalation/wp-content/plugins/ on your hosting server
- Uplaod ARSocial Lite into this directory
- Go to your wordpress admin panel
- Go to plugins and activate ARSocial Lite
- After the plugin has been activated you will notice a new menu item on the left hand navigation named ARSocial Lite
- Done. Start sharing your site content !
Does your plugin require any coding knowledge (php, css or html)?
No. You do not need any technical knowledge required. We have given all the setup details in our documentation.
Is your plugin optimized for fast loading ?
Yes, ARSocial is optimized and smartly coded so, all css/js libraries will included on only the page where you enable social buttons.
You can refer complete documentation here
Yes, you can add page ids separated by comma on relevant section to not display social buttons on specific page.
Contributors & Developers
“Social Share And Social Locker – ARSocial” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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- Removed Facebook Follow
- Removed Tumblr for sharing
- Updated Facebook and LinkedIn APIs
- Other minor bug fixes
- Removed Google+ social Network
- Removed Delicious Social Network
- Removed Digg Social Network
- Other minor bug fixes
- Added support of latest Facebook API Version (2.10)
- Improved plugin loading speed
- Other minor bug fixes
- Added new template for social share buttons
- Added new template for like buttons
- Added new template for social locker
- Added facility to change background color, text color in social locker
- Added new template for fan counter buttons
- Added facility to display social share buttons in custom position in mobile device
- Added facility to display like buttons in custom position in mobile device
- Added facility to display fan counter buttons in custom position in mobile device
- Added facility to hide website button positions like sidebar,page,post,top/bottom bar in mobile device for social share buttons, like buttons and fan counter buttons
- Overall UI Improvement
- Minor Bug Fixes
- Overall plugin functionality improvement
- Minor Improvement
- Bug Fixes
- First release