Display counter of sharing – press yes to activate counters
Position of counters – choose from the list where the counter to be displayed
Cache internal counters (Mail, Print, Love and no API counters) – if you are using mail, print or love button and your site is with high traffic, it is prefered to activate this option. This option will decrease server load because in the time between two calls the counter will give back the number from the cache. By default it is set cache time to be 600 (that means 600 seconds). If you want to correct this time period use the field below. If you do not write nothing there this option will work with 600 seconds cache period.
Activate internal counters for all networks that does not support API count – Weibo, Tumblr, Digg, Flattr, WhatsApp, Meneame do not support API count and when you want to diplay counters for this networks you have to activate this option. It is set to count the number of clicks by the plugin itself for every page/post.
Load counters with build-in WordPress AJAX functions (using admin-ajax) (recommended) – this option is used to display share counters with WordPress build in functions. This method is more secure than the default one. By default the plugin is using external file to reach the counters but it do not allow cache of the counters. Some hosting companies do not work with this default method, because of its secure disadvantages. In this cases and also when you have high loaded website or would like to activate cache for the counters you need to activate this function.
At this option there is field where you can set time period (in seconds) for new call to APIs. This option will decrease server load because in the time between two calls the counter will give back the number from the cache.
Display Facebook Total Count – activate this option to display total counter. When you activate counters
Display button counter after this value of shares is reached – write in the field number after which the share counters will be visible. While the numbers are smaller than this filled in here, you won’t be able to see share counters at your site.
Hide total counter when display counter of sharing is active – this option will make total counter to be always hidden while share counters for every network are active.
Position of total counter – choose from the list position for the total counter. Notice that for vertical display methods left means before buttons (top) and right means after buttons (bottom)
Append text to total counter when big number styles are active – activate this option to customize the text below, when big number styles are active. Write the text in the field – for example shares, likes. You can add texts at any languages.
Display total counter after this value of shares is reached – write in the field number after which the total counters will be visible. While the number is smaller than this filled in here, you won’t be able to see total counters at your site.
Activate color customizer – activate this option to make color customization possible
For all color customization is used hex color format (web color)
Total counter options
Background color – replace total color background color
Remove background color – tick off to remove the background color
Text color – use to change the default total counter text color
Total counter big style font-size – use to customize the total counter font size
Total counter big style shares text font-size – use to customize the total counter shares text font size
All networks color options
Use this part of the options to customize the colors for all the social networks. You can change background color, text color, hover color, hover text color by color code paste or by the color palette.
Remove effects applied from theme on hover – use this option to remove the hover effects that your WordPress theme use.
Single network color options
Facebook background color, Facebook text color, Facebook hover color, Facebook hover text color – set these options by color code paste or by the color palette.
Facebook icon – paste here url of the image which you want to set as Facebook icon. Upload the image at your WordPress library first and get the address of the image from there.
Facebook icon background size – write here number if you want to correct the size of the Facebook icon. For example enter here 30 px to make the icon 30px width and 30px high or 30px 20px to make the icon 30px width and 20px high. You can make the button smaller too if you need so. You just have to keep the rule that the first number is setting the width and the second is for the high. It’s useful if you have set big buttons with CSS, because gives opportunity to make the icons bigger too and the final look will be better.
Facebook on hover icon – paste here url of the image which you want to set as Facebook on hover icon. Upload the image at your WordPress library first and get the address of the image from there.
Facebook on hover icon background size – this option works analogous to Facebook icon background size but refer to on hover mode.
For all other social networks color customization can be set exactly the same as on Facebook.
Fans Counter Color Customization
Activate fans counter color customizer – activate this option to make color customization possible
Single network color options
All the networks in the list can be color customized by color code paste or by the color palette. Fans counter has two types of templates – background and white icon or color icon only. So depends on the template chosen color change will have an effect on button color or background color.
Additional CSS Customization
Write here any CSS you need to customize the social buttons or any other element from your site, whenever it is related with this plugin or not.