Google +1 ButtonThe Google +1 button was released in June 2011. This plugin helps you insert the Google +1 button into your WordPress post, page or template.

Installation:

  1. Download the plugin direct from the Plugin Page at WordPress.
  2. Upload the whole plugin folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  3. Go to the Plugins page and activate the plugin
  4. Insert the shortcode!

Using the Shortcode:

You can also use the Google +1 button as a shorrtcode. Simply enter the following shortcode within a page, post or text widget. Here’s an example:

[google1]

This will output the following:

Options:

You have to insert these values to make sure the feed is set up for you:

Option
Default
Options
Comments
size
standard
standard
small
medium
tall
size of the Google +1 button
url
current URL
any URL
target URL of the Google +1 button
lang
en-US
language of the Google +1 button
count
yes
yes/no
shows the number of people who have given the URL a +1
callback
N/A
if you want a JS callback function, enter one!
Alex Moss

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As well as being the co-founder of Peadig, Alex is also a Director of the online marketing company FireCask. He also develops many WordPress plugins with over 500,000 combined downloads.

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