Display Your Social Media Profiles In Sliding Tabs

It’s very important for a blogger to display their social profiles with their reader so that the readers can easily follow them and get instant updates easily. Recent Google update of rel=”author” and rel=”me” tag confirms that your social rank and authority will improves your blog ranking in search engines. It’s always tough for a blogger to show all of their social profile links and statistics in sidebar as it eat much space which can be utilized for many things productively.

Social media tabs is an awesome wordpress plugin that can handle different and multiple social media tabs in a slider fashion at the sidebar, it utilize the sidebar space effectively that allows you to place more links and banners which may be useful for your readers. At present it allows you to create only five tabs that includes Twitter, Facebook, RSS, YouTube and Google buzz.

social media tab plugin

Configuration Settings -

Twitter Options – UN check the box if you do not wish your replies to be included in the list of tweets of your timeline.

Icons – If you don’t like default social icons, there is an option that let you to choose any social media icon images from the web which matches you blog templates.

Google Plus Options – Tick mark the box to include statistics about your Google profile at the top of the tab. Statistics panel display your following and followers count which is powered by socialstatistics.com.

Slider Widget Settings

Static or float –  Two ways that you can show this widget in your blog, one is to display in your sidebar and another one will float at at right or left of your blog.

Customize the slider tab – Wide range of options like width, height, offset, slide speed, auto close (open), etc., that makes this plugin more user friendly.

Add Social links and Ids – Enter your social media profile links and embedded code id to be displayed on your blog widgets and don’t forget to mention number of results to be displayed, always choose same numbers for all profiles so it will be very nice to see.

Check out the demo and download the plugin.

This article is written by Ron Davis. He is a freelance blogger and a passionate social media marketer, who is currently working on Gravity forms discount code. If you wish to write for us, kindly check this. .

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On September 30, 2011 by in Social Media | Short Link: http://hbb.me/Y8tUxg  

This is a guest post by Ron Davis. He is a freelance blogger and a passionate social media marketer. Follow me @AskRondavis

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13 Opinions on “Display Your Social Media Profiles In Sliding Tabs

  1. This seems to really promising and cool, downloading it.. hope it adds value to my site..

  2. Hi,

    Thanks for the review of our plugin :)

  3. Cool new widget thanks for informing us <strong>Ron.</strong>

  4. This is really cool,gonna try it

  5. Good article Ron. Hope I will try this one on my blog :)

  6. I'm looking to create my site on wordpress, then I'll use this plugin. WordPress is providing so many advanced options you can't ignore it.

  7. Hi Ron,

    Really interesting and useful plugin. I'll surely try it on my site.

  8. Wow social media tabs plugin for wordpress looks a very good tool to get exposure for social profiles

  9. nice plugin, i think it will encourage our visitors to join us on social media sites to get latest updates, nice plugin i will give it a try…

  10. That is a very cool! Great Article Ron.

  11. Nice Plugin..!!!

  12. I agree that high authority links from social media websites help gain high search engine rankings. I guess a blogger has to work more on Google Plus if he wants to drive substantial traffic towards his website.

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