15 Social Sharing Plugins for WordPress

Earlier this week, I posted a few tips for adding a tweet button on your web site, in an email or a PDF file, and on your Facebook Page. In that post, I briefly mentioned the vast number of social sharing and bookmarking plugins that are available for WordPress. I thought a useful follow-up post would be a look at some of the options you can explore if you want to add social sharing functionality to your WordPress blog.

Do you make it easy for your blog readers to share your posts? What social sharing plugin tops your list?

AddThis

addthis
This plugin allows readers to bookmark and share posts easily to 295 of the most popular social networking and bookmarking sites, including Facebook, Twitter, Digg, StumbleUpon and MySpace.

AddToAny

addtoany

A plugin that helps readers share, bookmark and email posts and pages using Facebook, Twitter, Google Buzz, Digg, Delicious, more than 100 other sharing and social bookmarking sites.

Bookmarkify

bookmarkify
A social media marketing plugin that lets you put social bookmarking links on your blog, including over 50 social bookmark sites and an “Email This” link.

Gregarious

Gregarious
A customizable social bookmarking plugin for sharing with the new Digg API and all of the top bookmarking sites included with Share This (it comes integrated).

I Love Social Bookmarking

I Love Social Bookmarking
A simple WordPress plugin that allows your readers to submit your content to social media services via a straightforward drop-down list, including Digg, Delicious, Facebook, Reddit, StumbleUpon, Technorati, and more.

Let’s Get Social

Let's Get Social
A social bookmarking button that lets readers submit your content to all of the most popular social sites.

Light Social

Light Social
A lightweight plugin for technical blogs that includes a set of social sharing links at the bottom of each post.

SexyBookmarks

SexyBookmarks
A social bookmarking menu by Shareaholic that allows readers to share on just about any social site through a customizable set of animated icons.

ShareThis

ShareThis
A plugin that allows users to share your content through email and 50+ social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Digg, Stumbleupon and Google Buzz.

Sociable

Sociable
This tool lets you automatically add links on your posts, pages and RSS feed to 99 of your favorite social bookmarking sites.

Social Bookmarks

Social Bookmarks
A plugin that adds a list of XHTML-compliant graphic links at the end of your posts and/or pages that allow your visitors to easily submit them to a number of social bookmarking sites.

Social Dropdown

Social Dropdown
This plugin displays several social bookmarks in a dropdown, and integrates with an external Social Bookmarking API.

Socialize

Socialize
This plugin adds actionable social bookmarks to your posts either inside the content or in a box below the content.

Tell-a-Friend for Free

Tell-a-Friend for Free
A sharing plugin by SocialTwist that allows reader to share your content with more than 80 of the most popular social media channels including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Delicious, Digg and many others.

Tweet This

Tweet This
A plugin for sharing your content with one click that supports 10 URL shorteners and options for 20 social networks including Facebook, Bebo and MySpace.

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  • Anonymous

    Here SEO related plugin missing.You should include this.

  • enomsoft

    Nice list

  • sufalamtech

    Ya Its Very Useful All Social Plugins for Sharing Activity in Social Media Optimization.

  • Adam TheWealthySon

    I definitely will retweet this!

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