tagDiv Social Counter tutorial

The Social Counter is an elegant way to display your Facebook fans, Twitter followers, YouTube subscribers, Vimeo, Instagram, Google Plus, Soundcloud and Feed subscribers.

You can use the Social Counter in two different ways:

As a widget in sidebar

  • Go to Appearance > Widgets, find [tagDiv] Social Counter and drag it in the sidebar.

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Using tagDiv Composer

  • Create a New Page and from the tagDiv Composer click the add element menu. Drag and drop the new Social Counter element in the desired row/column on your page.

social_counter_add

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How to set up Social Counter

1. Facebook ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

facebook_ID

  • Get the Facebook Application ID if you have one. If not, from https://developers.facebook.com go to My Apps -> Add a New App. Then you can choose the ‘Site web’ option.

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  • Press the “Skip and Create App ID” button.
  • In the new window add the “Display Name” and press the “Create App ID button.”

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  • Get the App Secret Key

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  • Copy the App ID and the App Secret Key to the Social Counter Widget, and then click Get Access Token

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2. Twitter ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

Twitter_ID

3. YouTube ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

Youtube_ID

4. Vimeo ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

Vimeo_ID

5. Google Plus ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

g+_ID

6. Instagram ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

Instagram_ID

7. SoundCloud ID

  • From the URL copy the name and use it in the required field from the Social Counter

Soundcloud_ID