Configuring Easy Social Share Buttons – Sidebar Display Settings

Posted OnMay 29, 2015     CategoryPlugins     CommentsNo comment

In this section of the guide to the Easy Social Share Buttons plugin, we will look at the Sidebar Settings.

Step 1) Login to the WordPress Dashboard.

Step 2) On the left-hand sidebar of the Dashboard, click Easy Social Share Buttons to display the Main Settings tab.

Step 3) Click the Display Settings tab.

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Step 4) Scroll down until you see the Sidebar Settings area and click to select.

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Sidebar Appearance & Left and Right Sidebar Additional Options

Only complete the areas shown below if you want to display the buttons in a Sidebar.

Step 5) Complete the fields as outlined below:

A. Sidebar appearance From the dropdown list, select the appropriate position for the Sidebar.

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For this example, Top was selected.

B. Fixed top position of sidebar In this textbox, enter a custom top position for the Sidebar in pixels or percents For example, 100px, or 15%.

This option will not work if the Sticky Sidebar option has been activated. See C. below.

For this example, this field was left blank.

C. Sticky Sidebar Place a checkmark in this checkbox to display the sidebar left or right to avoid over-lapping the footer area.

For this example, this field was left unchecked.

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Step 6) Click the Update Settings button to save any changes.

Top and Bottom Sidebar Additional Options

Step 7) Complete the fields as outlined below:

D. Background color Enter a custom background color for the top/bottom sidebar. You can enter either a Hex Value or an RGBA Value.

Click here to select a different Hex Value color.

For this example, this field was left blank.

E. Buttons alignment in bottom sidebar If you selected Bottom earlier, select an alignment from the dropdown list.

For this example, this field was not changed.

F. Display bottom sidebar after percent of content is passed If Bottom Sidebar was selected above, enter a value in this textbox that will display this sidebar after a percent of content is passed. For example, 23%.

For this example, this field was left blank.

G. Display top sidebar after percent of content is passed If Top Sidebar was selected above, enter a value in this textbox that will display this sidebar after a percent of content has been viewed. For example, 29%.

For this example, this field was left blank.

H. Message before the buttons in top sidebar In this text area, enter a message you want to display before the buttons in the Top Sidebar. (If Top Sidebar was selected above.)

For this example, this field was left blank.

I. Message before the buttons in bottom sidebar In this text area, enter a message you want to display before the buttons in the Bottom Sidebar. (If Bottom Sidebar was selected above.)

For this example, this field was left blank.

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Step 8) Click the Update Settings button to save any changes.


Checkpoint

Prior to moving forward, we recommend that you view your site to see the changes applied above and make any modifications as needed.


The next step of the guide will focus on Configuring Easy Social Share Display Settings – Popup Window Settings.

 


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