How To Add Facebook Reaction Buttons To Your WordPress Blog Posts?

add facebook reaction buttons to your wordpress blog posts

People are crazy about emoticons. Whether you look on any messaging app or Facebook, those smiley faces are everywhere.

Then why can’t you add Facebook reaction buttons to your WordPress blog posts? Do you think it would be hard?

Well, there is nothing hard if you’re running your blog on WordPress.

There are thousands of plugins in the WordPress repository which can solve your problems. In this tutorial, you will get the guide to add the reactions buttons as you see below each post of Facebook.

Search The Best Plugin For The Facebook Reactions.

There are many plugins available in the market which can help you to show those different reaction buttons below your blog posts.

As you know, it’s always recommended to choose a WordPres plugin which can satisfy you. So, I have brought up an easy loading plugin with no conflicts.

There are a few steps to accomplish this task.

Step 1:- Search, install and activate the DW Reactions plugin.

Step 2:- After installation, you can use its settings. Just go to setttings>>reactions and you will see different settings.

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You will get to choose the place of the buttons. If you want only registered members to use this feature then just enable the feature.

The choice of the buttons on the pages, posts can be chosen.

Let me show you the result.

add facebook reactions buttons

One more thing to tell.

You should know that if you want to add those reaction buttons anywhere in the middle of the post then you can.

It supports the shortcodes.

Just add [reactions] wherever you want to show the buttons.

Whether it’s in the starting, middle, below your post or pages. You can have those shining and smiley buttons anywhere.

You know that it increases the user engagement. People like new things and nowadays, everyone is up for showing the emotions.

These reaction buttons can help you to provide your readers a better experience and you will also come to know what they think about the content.

Are You Now Ready To Add Facebook Reaction Buttons?

Every individual has something different in his/her mind. The only thing you can do is to provide them an environment to play.

You know why Facebook has brought this feature? Well, everything is interrelated to the people.

If you make your readers happy, you will remain happy. More readers will enjoy reading and share their emotions with the use of these buttons.

What are you thinking about? Are you going to add Facebook reaction buttons to your WordPress blog posts or not?

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by Ravi Chahar

A WordPress Professional and the LinkedIn Influencer. A coder by passion and a blogger by choice. WordPress theme development is his forte. He is your WordPress guy who will teach you how to solve WordPress errors, WordPress security issues, design issues and what not.

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  1. haha Ravi! This is pretty cool! Nothing like throwing an emoticon in there make someone giggle. Good stuff! Thanks for sharing it with us!


    1. Hey Bren,

      Yeah, it’s quite an interesting thing. People can share their mood. You would get to analyze more about your readers.
      This plugin is really helpful.
      Thanks for stopping by.

  2. Hey Ravi,

    Facebook introduced many features for convenient in business as well as sharing users reaction on posts in their timelines. And it is really a well featured for us and users because now, they can respond better to our articles and posts using the emoji and they can express their opinion through vivid manner.

    You have shown ultimate way to add Facebook reaction buttons to our WordPress blog posts. It will really helpful for us and many more blogger to add this feature simply in their websites. Eventually, thanks for sharing your valuable thought with us.

    With best regards,

    Amar kumar

    1. Hi Amar,

      Facebook has done many things to improve the user experience and you should too. For your blog readers, you can add these reaction buttons for the better engagement.
      I hope this would be helpful for your readers.
      Thanks for stopping by.
      Enjoy your week ahead.

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