You can easily add beautiful social sharing on-hover buttons on images you use inside your content via ‘Add Media‘ button present in WordPress visual editor. WordPress Image Hover Lite is the new WordPress plugin that enables you to do so at the time of inserting images in your posts and hence you can decide on what images you like to display social sharing icons. How It Works? Your website visitors brings his mouse arrow over the image, the image fades up and displays social sharing buttons.
How To Use WordPress Image Hover Lite Plugin?
Installing & Configuring Default Options:
Install and activate WordPress Image Hover Lite plugin then visit your admin area Dashboard -> WordPress Image Hover Lite -> Appearance Settings and select Custom Color for onHover Overlay for the images. Social Settings tab allows you to enable and disable social media links, you can include exclude social buttons and select button style from circles and squares etc.
Displaying Social Icons On Images:
Step-1 Visit Dashboard -> Posts -> Add New page and insert an image.
Step-2 Click to select the image and then click new ‘Image Hover Lite‘ TinyMCE icon (last one on the first row). Select the hover style (at present, it has only one option ‘fade’) and type the share message text, then click ‘Social Settings‘ tab and include/exclude sharing icons then click ‘Update Image‘ button. That’s all.
Now you must be thinking whether these buttons shares your image file or your posts links? PinIt buttons works for pinning the image and linking back to your article and other buttons shares the link of your post not the link of your image file.
- Responsive – Desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile phone, WP Image Hover will adjust and look good on it
- Alignment Support – None, center, right and left images alignment support!
- 8 Socia Media Sharing Icon – Supports facebook, twitter,linkedin, pinterest, google+, digg digg, stumbleupon and delicious social sharing.
- TinyMCE Toolbar Plugin – Easily add and configure share message and social icon visibility via user friendly editor icon!
- Browsers Compatible – Tested on every browsers, including IE8.
- Powerful Admin Options – Easy and intuitive admin options for you to easily set default options.