If you have a WordPress website, you know that there are thousands (54,355 to be exact) of plugins to sift through. No one has the time to go through each plugin and try them out to see how well they work. That’s why we put together this review of 6 WordPress social media plugins and some of their best features.
If you’re looking to add your social networks to your website using beautiful social media feeds then you have lots of great WordPress social media plugins to choose from. The social media WordPress plugins we reviewed each support social media feeds that integrate with three of the most popular social networks: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Some of the WordPress social media plugins support even more social networks to choose from.
Our free WordPress social media plugin allows you to build your social wall using your accounts fo Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, Pinterest, Tumblr, RSS, Slack, Flickr, Vimeo, Soundcloud, Hashtags, Yelp, and Giphy.
The social media feed content can be customized by @username or #hashtag and you can set up rules and filters to sort out any unwanted content. Our WordPress social media plugin uses custom CSS that enables you to customize the design of your social media feed including adding branding or a design that fits your website’s style. Learn how to add a Juicer social media feed to Wordpress.
Flow-Flow Social Stream is a free WordPress social plugin that offers social media feed integration with 15 different social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. The Flow-Flow Social Stream WordPress social media plugin has a responsive layout, is optimized for any screen size, and has a user-friendly admin portal for setting up your social feeds.
The EmbedSocial social media plugin is one of many great free WordPress social media plugins that allow you to integrate posts from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social networks into a social media feed on your site.
You’re also able to integrate your Google and Yelp reviews into a social media feed on your site. This WordPress social media plugin allows you to populate your social feeds using the images that are shared by an album on Facebook, social media posts using a specific hashtag, or just linking your accounts from multiple social networks to share all your social media posts. EmbedSocial also has another WordPress social media plugin called EmbedStories for sharing your Instagram stories on your website.
Another free WordPress social media plugin is Walls.io’s Social Media Feed. The social media plugin by Walls.io offers integration with 16 social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.
The Walls.io social media plugin has a number of different design themes to choose from, spam detection for the posts displayed on your social media feed, and a responsive, mobile-ready design. The content you can add to your social feeds can even be customized to feature any information you want including interesting company facts, upcoming events, and more!
Curator.io has a free social media plugin for WordPress that supports Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Tumblr, Flickr, Pinterest, Google+, YouTube, and RSS. The Curator.io social media feed gives you free rein to customize your social feeds to look however you like including adding branded elements. You can select and sort the content from your social networks that you want to display on your social feeds by username or hashtag to filter the social content any way you like.
The TwineSocial free social media plugin for WordPress allows you to connect your social media accounts from Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Vine, Flickr, Pinterest, Tumblr, Linkedin, and RSS feeds. TwineSocial’s social media feeds let you sort the content you wish to display by @username, #hashtag, location, and more. You can also group your social network content by categories (Press Reviews, Blog, News, Products, Events) and then display social media feeds for each of your groups on a specific page on your site.
While there are many free WordPress social media plugins to choose from, these 6 WordPress plugins are certainly the best of the best when it comes to features, supported social networks, and social feed customization.