Social Locker Plugin

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Getting Started

Plugin Configuration

The plugin is easy to install , activate and configure. We have also created Video demo to help you get started with the plugin.

As shown in Demo you can activate any or all of the below Lockers

  • Facebook Locker
  • Twitter Locker
  • Google Plus Locker
  • LinkedIn Locker

After activating the plugin and selecting the lockers a buttons are added in Visual Editor. You can use these new buttons to add as many Social Lockers as you want on your site. Below I am outlining options in for each Visual Editor button.

Note only fields marked with * are required in configuration. Other options are optional and can be ignored.

Facebook Options

Below are the options offered by Facebook Locker button

  • Button text – Like or Recommend. You can select any one of the text for the Facebook Like button
  • Size – Size of button. The two options are Large or Small
  • Color Scheme – Facebook like button color scheme. The two options are Dark or Light
  • Layout – The layout of the button. The four options are Standard , Button , Button Count and Box Count
  • Show faces – Show faces (Facebook profile pics) of people liked your content or page. The two options are Show or Hide
  • Style – The back ground grid box style of the buttons to make them stand out from content. Plugin offers more than 25 color schemes to gel with your website design
  • Like URL – The URL visitor will like. You can also use your Facebook page URL as well.
  • Header text – Header text to be displayed on Grid box. You should use something catchy here
  • Body text –  Text to be displayed in Grid box. You should provide some details about the file.
  • File URL –  The URL of file Visitors will download once they like your content. Note the download begins immediately.

Twitter Options

Below are the options offers by Twitter Locker button

  • Button type– Tweet or Follow. You can put Twitter Tweet or Follow button.
  • Size – Size of button. The two options are Large or Default
  • Count – This option is only applicable for Follow button. It shows your Twitter Follower count.
  • Style – Same as Facebook locker button.
  • Hash Tag – Hash tag you want to add on the Tweet. It is not applicable for Follow button.
  • Tweet Text – The text you want visitors to Tweet along with URL. Not applicable for Follow button.
  • Tweet URL – The URL you want Visitors to tweet. Not applicable for Twitter Tweet button.
  • User Name – Your Twitter User Name without @ character. It is required field.
  • Header text – Header text to be displayed on Grid box. You should use something catchy here
  • Body text –  Text to be displayed in Grid box. You should provide some details about the file.
  • File URL –  The URL of file Visitors will download once they like your content. Note the download begins immediately.

LinkedIn Locker

Below are the options offers by LinkedIn Locker button

  • Count– The share count of the URL. The options are Vertical and horizontal.
  • Style – Same as Facebook locker button.
  • Share URL – The URL you want visitors to share on LinkedIn.
  • Header text – Header text to be displayed on Grid box. You should use something catchy here
  • Body text –  Text to be displayed in Grid box. You should provide some details about the file.
  • File URL –  The URL of file Visitors will download once they like your content. Note the download begins immediately.

Google Plus Locker

Below are the options offers by Google Plus Locker button

  • Size –  The size of Google Plus button. There are four options Small , Standard , Tall and medium.
  • Annotation– The count of Google Plus ones. Options are None ,  bubble and inline.
  • Style – Same as Facebook locker button.
  • Plusone URL – The URL you want visitors to share on Google Plus. You should set your domain name here.
  • Header text – Header text to be displayed on Grid box. You should use something catchy here
  • Body text –  Text to be displayed in Grid box. You should provide some details about the file.
  • File URL –  The URL of file Visitors will download once they like your content. Note the download begins immediately.

You can put as many buttons as you want on your website. Also you can put all the four buttons on a single page. But I would recommend using one button on a page. This improves visitors experience as well.

You can read the FAQ section of the website for common questions you may have.