Milestone 4: Social Media

We will place various widgets and plug-ins here.

If you have wordpress.com account (it is free!), you should consider using JETPACK for social media.

  • Relevant features provided by this plug-in include:
    • Email subscriptions for your blog’s posts and your post’s comments.
    • Social networking enabled comment system.
    • Likes, allowing your readers to show their appreciation of your posts.
    • Easily embedded media from popular sites like YouTube, Digg, and Vimeo.
    • Integration with and automatic posting to your favorite social networks including Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Path, and LinkedIn.
    • A widget for displaying recent tweets. Previously provided by Wickett Twitter Widget

See the video below that gives you an overview:

Note: research current lists of WP social media plugins. Here is a sample blog that lists them. http://seodesk.org/10-best-social-media-wordpress-plugins/

I have created a tutorial here to link to SOCIABLE plugin.


 

Here is AD737 Facebook like button:

Before you create a badge you must have a facebook account (personal  is OK) and create a Facebook group page like we illustrate for AD737 Community in our Facebook badge. Here is a link to create facebook pages/groups for your term project. Create Facebook Page

Here is the code for Facebook badges (http://www.facebook.com/badges):
AD 737 Internet Marketing, Fall 2010 Student Community

Promote Your Page Too

Let us start with FACEBOOK. If you have a Facebook account click LIKE….
GET IT FROM: http://developers.facebook.com/plugins?footer=3