This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress. Soc it! Plugin for WordPress


This plugins allows your readers to easily submit your blog posts to ([], a social bookmarking website for everything Japan-related, and then automatically shows how many votes, or socs, your article has received from other JapanSoc’ers.


  • Insert either “<!–japansocleft–>” or “<!–japansocright–>” (without quotes) into your posts where you want the button to appear using the HTML editor.
  • Alternatively, you can use the HTML editor buttons labeled JSoc-L and JSoc-R


  1. This feature won’t work in the Rich Text Editor. You have to use the HTML editor.

    • The difference between 0.2 and the previous 0.1 version of this plugin is
      the left/right alignment option directly in your post. The tag “<!–japansoc–>” used in version 0.1 still works and defaults to the left.
    • V.3 uses a different url to make the plugin compatible with the latest version of JapanSoc. All previously linked buttons will still be okay.


Credit for this plugin goes to:


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  1. Upload the folder “japansoc” to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder
  2. Go to the Plugins section on your dashboard and activate the plugin “JapanSoc: Soc it!”

Contributors & Developers

“ Soc it! Plugin for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.