If you want to add Facebook Like Button on the WordPress website, then this tutorial for you. You don’t need to install any plugin for this method.
Why is it important to add Facebook Like Button in your WordPress Website? Because having a large number of Facebook likes helps people to attract to your website. And it’s also help to generate more traffic on your site. As you know those sites have outstanding content post, tutorials, article, and blogs have a large number of likes.
You also know that Facebook is one of the largest social media platforms in the world. With the help of a Facebook like button, you allow visitors/viewers to like and share your content on Facebook.
In this tutorial, we will show you how to add Facebook Like button in WordPress site manually. You can also add Twitter Follow Button manually.
Benefits of Adding Facebook Like Button
- Help to generate traffic to your site form social media
- Establish a direct connection between the Facebook page and the site.
- Makes site more attractive
- It helps to share content on Facebook
Method: Add Facebook Like Button in WordPress Manually
This tutorial, you need to put the code directly in WordPress.
First, you need to go to the Like button page on the Facebook developer website. On the page, they provide you some steps to configure the like button, but you just forget these steps and scroll down to the “like Button Configurator” area.
You will see some field and drop-down in the “Like-Button Configurator” section.
You need to put your Facebook page URL in the ‘URL to Like’ field. And choose the layout and size of like button as you want. You can also check the ‘Include Share button’ box to add a share button. You will also get a preview of the like button.
Once you are Completed with the preview, click on the ‘Get Code’ Button.
Copy the code and go to WordPress Appearance >> Widgets select the “text” widget and drag it to put in any widget section where you want to place.
Click on the text tab and paste the code and also put the section title name and click on the Save button.
After the saving, go to the site and see the result. You will see the Facebook like button where you placed the widget on your page.
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