How to enable pinterest and other social media buttons to your WordPress Blog

When you first open your WordPress blog, four sharing options show up at the bottom of each article: Press this (Worpress), facebook, twitter, and Google+.  However there are more options.  You can also add a print, reddit, pocket, pinterest, tumblr, linkdIn, and email button.

How to Enable Pinterest and other Social Media Buttons on WordPress via www.m

It is not hard to do and it is something I recommend doing (especially the pinterest button.)

Here is how you do it:

How to add a hover button to your pictures in wordpress. Step #1. My Cup of Cheek

Step 1: Go to your dashboard and click “view admin.”

How to add a pinterest hover button to your pictures in wordpress. Step #2. My Cup of Cheek.

Step 2: Scroll down and click “settings.”

How to add a pinterest hover button to your pictures in wordpress. Step #3. My Cup of Cheek.

Step 3: Then click “sharing.”

How to add a pinterest hover button to your pictures in wordpress. Step #5. My Cup of Cheek.

Step 4: At the top of the page you will see available services and underneath that you will see “enabled services.”  The enabled services are the ones that are already on your blog.  The available services are the ones you can put on your blog.

To enable a service, click a drag the social media site you want into the enabled services.

How to add a pinterest hover button to your pictures in wordpress. Step #8. My Cup of Cheek.

Step 5: Then click “save changes.”

(For Pinerest, this only puts it on the bottom of the article.  If you want a hover button read this tutorial.)

And it is that simple. I hope you enjoyed this little tutorial and found it useful.  If you have any questions please comment below.

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