Without visitors, your WordPress website is useless! It’ll just collect digital dust!
The good news?
Visitors are easy to get by leveraging the power of social media.
No longer do you have to have a massive ad budget or launch complicated media buys.
As long as you’re posting high quality content frequently, you’ll eventually build up a readership of users.
Content Is King
I’ve built websites in multiple niches. From professional wrestling to mobile marketing to web hosting – I’ve developed content that has built tremendous readerships.
But there is one simple thing needed to make all of this happen:
A good social share WordPress plugin
It sounds so simple. And it should be.
However, I can attest to the headache in finding a reliable social share plugin.
Watch Out For Poorly Coded Plugins
One of the biggest problems I’ve had in my social share plugin search, is finding one that doesn’t slow down my page load.
While it seems like a no-brainer to a developer, I’ve installed countless ones that leave my pages “spinning” waiting for the elements to load.
Social Warfare Review
After years of “settling” I finally came across Social Warfare this past summer:
The two main features I was looking for is what they touted the most on their website:
Seriously, speed was a big thing for me.
If you’ve been a long-time visitor of the Name Hero blog you may have seen previous widgets here that just “spun” or slowed down each page. Not cool!
The only thing that I didn’t like about Social Warfare was that it required a premium license.
Obviously, I don’t mind paying for quality, but I’ve been burned many times.
The good thing is they have a 45-day money back guarantee, which I didn’t have to use. Their prices are also fairly responsible at $29/year:
It was super easy getting Social Warfare up and running. Once I purchased my license, I installed it, defined some quick settings and I was off to the races:
How To Install Social Warfare
To display just how quick and easy Social Warfare is to install, I filmed a brief tutorial:
Have you ever used Social Warfare before? Do you have favorite social sharing plugin? Feel free to comment below!
Ryan Gray is the founder and CEO of NameHero, one of the fastest growing independent web hosts in the United States. Ryan has been working online since 1998 and has over two-decades experience in Internet Entrepreneurship.