Sometimes, you want Facebook or Google+ (or any sharing website) to use a specific thumbnail. Sometimes, you even want to use a thumbnail which is not in your article (when it’s a video by example). This plug-in make these websites use the thumbnail from your WordPress article.
If you define a thumbnail for your article, it will use it. If not, it will act the normal way.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Make sure you activated thumbnails support by adding
add_theme_support( 'post-thumbnails' );to your
- It doesn’t work. Why ?
Are you sure your theme has
<?php wp_head() ?>in its
- Is there a good size for these thumbnail ?
A pretty good size for Facebook and Google+ is 150×150 pixels
Contributors & Developers
“Custom Facebook and Google+ Thumbnail” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
- Initial release