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Share Links

Addon by Osayawe Ventures

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Easily configure and add social sharing links to your ****Statamic**** site.

Features

This following channels are currently supported:

  • Facebook
  • WhatsApp
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn

How to Install

You can search for this addon in the Tools > Addons section of the Statamic control panel and click install, or run the following command from your project root:

composer require osayaweventures/share-links

Publish the view

php artisan vendor:publish --tag="share-links-views"

How to Use

  • In the Statamic Control Panel, click on the Share Links option under Tools. Next, toggle the buttons to enable or disable specific channel.
  • Use the {{ share_links }} tag where you want the buttons to appear

Supported tags

The following tags are support:

{{ share_links:dump }}

OUTPUT:

[
  "facebook" => "https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=urlencoded"
  "twitter" => "https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?url=urlencoded"
  "linkedin" => "https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&url=urlencoded"
  "whatsapp" => "https://api.whatsapp.com/send?text=urlencoded"
]

Generate Facebook Link

{{ share_links:facebook }} 

Generate LinkedIn Link

{{ share_links:linkedin }} 

Below are the og: tags that must exist and their correct format for LinkedIn:

<meta property='og:title' content='Title of the article'/>
<meta property='og:image' content='//media.example.com/ 1234567.jpg'/>
<meta property='og:description' content='Description that will show in the preview'/>
<meta property='og:url' content='//www.example.com/URL of the article'/>

Generate Twitter Link

{{ share_links:twitter text="Post to twitter" handle="10gurusolutions" hashtags="elonmusk,statamic" related=""}}

Generate WhatsApp Link

{{ share_links:whatsapp }}