Social media is a vital part of every single website. Even if you do not use social media services frequently yourself, you need to ensure that your website accommodates those who do. It was always difficult for me to find useful social media icons widgets for usage in my WordPress themes.
So, here in our today’s post I have highlighted 15 most helpful free wordpress widgets for social icons. Spice up your WordPress blogs with these useful widgets. You may be interested in the following modern trends related articles as well: WordPress Plugins for Menus 2013, WordPress Themes for Freelancers, HTML Email Newsletter Templates and Free Android Apps for Photography.
1. Crafty Social Buttons
This plugin adds a set of social buttons to your website, and includes craft-related social sites like Ravelry, Etsy, Craftsy and Pinterest as well as other major social networks.
2. Gabfire Widget Pack
The Gabfire Widget Pack contains over a dozen useful widgets to extend your WordPress site. It is a free plugin that will work with ANY theme.
Widget placement customizing (floating and static), Continual updated design collection.
4. Social Stickers
A simple plugin that shows the various social networks you use. Also supports themes.
5. Easy Social Icons
You can upload your own social icon, set your social URL, choose weather you want to display vertical or horizontal.
6. Social Toolbar
Social Toolbar will display your latest tweet, list your social networking profiles, and allow users to “Like” your page on Facebook or tweet about it on Twitter!
Sociable continues being the fastest growing leader in the sharing space of WordPress plugins.
8. Captain Social
This is a pretty simple plugin that allows you easily insert nice social media icons in your site! It comes with some nice CSS styling and more importantly.
9. Readers From RSS 2 Blog Lite
Readers From RSS 2 BLOG’ is a innovative WordPress plug-in for your RSS FEEDS.
10. News Bar Plus
News bar with latest tweets or posts from specified blog category. Extended version.
11. Simple Social Icons
Simple Social Icons is an easy to use, customizable way to display icons that link visitors to your various social profiles.
12. Social Icons Widget
The Social Media Icons widget takes a simple, extendable approach to displaying links to your social media profiles in WordPress. The purpose of this plugin was to strip away the complexities…
13. Tipsy Social Icons
Tipsy Social Icons is a WordPress widget that makes it easy to include a variety of social icons and custom labels into your WordPress blog or site.
14. Floating Social Media Icon
This Plugin Links Social Media Icons to Your Social Media Profiles Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Youtube, Rss Feed, Linkedin, google plus…
15. WordPress Ajax Social
This plugin load social icons(facebook, twitter, Google Plus ) by Ajax(load facebook like and recommend, Twitter Share and Google plus share asynchronously).