How to Train Your Facebook: Hunting Down the Most Effective WordPress Facebook Plugin

WordPress Facebook Plugin

When you are thinking about promoting your website and integrating it with social networks, the first thing that should come into your mind is Facebook.

I believe that there’s a decent amount of people who no longer imagine their lives without Facebook. There are thousands of them. It has even become popular to say that “if you are not on Facebook, you do not exist!”. Well, it’s getting tricky to find someone whom to say this, because more and more people are already there.

So if you want to be successful with your online business, integrate your website with Facebook right away. You may ask yourself, which WordPress Facebook Plugin should I use? Luckily, I have some tips for you.

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How to have a successful online / social media presence as a band — 7 tips from Foxhound

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First off, we’re Foxhound — a digital age creative studio created and run by Jared and I. We specialize in design, web, branding, motion, apps, marketing, photography, illustration, social media miscellany, etc. We’re a boutique firm that takes care of everything for young tech startups and the music industry.

We’ve been doing a lot of work with musicians and a recording studio in the past little while and we’ve learned a fair amount about what it takes to make it as a band in the age of torrented cds and social media from our side — the marketing and design side. And we’ve been on the other end of it too, or at least Jared has, as the starving musicians touring the country in broken vans.

We’re both musicians and passionate about music, and we’ve just just started up a band together called Unlovable. Hopefully by the time you’re reading this post we’ve got some free music and videos out there, but at the time I’m writing this we have 0 songs recorded, a one-word website, and 24 Facebook fans. With those inspiring words, on to the good stuff:

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Lightweight Social Media Plugin for WordPress. A Floating Box with Custom Buttons in a Breeze

Floating Box Social Media Plugin

In WordPress plugins directory, a group of social media related extensions is obviously the most popular one and the number of plugins is also impressive there. Dozens of talented developers offer hundreds of free plugins, it seems that all you have to do is to explore the possibilities and to make the right choice at the end.

Actually, the process is not that easy. We are often in a rush, trying to save some time for ourselves and, under these circumstances, we demand trillions of settings, instead of doing a proper research. However, each of us has different needs and the efforts to cover them all makes the plugin too heavy and too complex for general use.

If time is not an issue, we are looking for clean, lightweight and straightforward solution with an ability to expand existing functionality when needed.

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