Facebook Social Plugins

Facebook offer a range of Social Plugins that can be integrated into your store, such as their "Like Button". For more information on these plugins and to get started, please visit the following page:

http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/

To add a "Like Button" to your store, please carry out the following steps:
  • Visit http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
  • Click on the Like Button link.
  • Customise the plugin using the available options.
  • Please ensure you untick the Send Button box (this is only available when the XFBML version of the code is used, which is not currently compatible with Free Webstore).
  • Once you are happy with your choices, click the Get Code button.
  • Copy all of the iframe code by highlighting it pressing Ctrl + C or right-click and select "Copy".
  • Return to the Design > Theme Editor > Banners section of your control panel, use the TOOLS > SOURCE CODE toolbar option in the editor, then paste in the code (Ctrl + V or right-click and select "Paste").
  • Once the changes have been saved, the plugin will appear on your store.
To add a "Share Button" to your store, please carry out the following steps:
  • Visit https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/share-button/.
  • Remove the default "https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/" URL to share content and leave it blank
  • Change the layout to "button"
  • Click the Get Code button.
  • Copy the first snippet of the HTML5 code by highlighting it pressing Ctrl + C or right-click and select "Copy".
  • Return to the Design > Theme Editor > Banners section of your control panel, use the TOOLS > SOURCE CODE toolbar option in the editor, then paste in the code (Ctrl + V or right-click and select "Paste").
  • Repeat for the second code snippet and paste underneath the first
  • Once the changes have been saved, the plugin will appear on your store.