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Google+ Add to Circles


Google+ Add to Circles lets you easily add the Google+ Badge to your WordPress website with a widget.

Disclaimer: Google only lets this Google+ badge work with Google+ Pages, not profiles.

Google+ Add to Circles also adds Google+ Direct Connect, allowing Google+ users to add you to their circles from within Google Search Results.

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  • The Google+ Add to Circles settings page
  • The Google+ Add to Circles Badge


  1. Upload add-to-circles to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Visit the “Add to Circles Settings” under the settings menu and add your Google+ ID
  4. Place the widget in the desired widget area.


Why is this plugin for Google+ Pages only?

Currently Google only allows Google+ Pages to use this Add to Circles Badge.

What is the difference between a Google+ Page and a Google+ Profile?

Google+ Profiles are for humans – Google+ Pages are for corporations, websites, products, etc. The plugin settings page has a way to verify if your Google+ Page really is a page.

Contributors & Developers

“Google+ Add to Circles” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Changed the name of a function to prevent a fatal error from possibly being triggered


  • Plugin released.