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shareThat Site Traffic Builder

Description

shareThat Site Traffic Builder makes it easy for you to integrate highly engaging social promotions into your site marketing strategy.

The plug in is extremely easy to use and very effective at driving free social traffic back to your site. Site visitors engage in gameified promotions including spin to win (like “Wheel of Fortune” only better!), word search, memory match, and picture scramble games. When visitors complete games, they are encouraged to share the promotion on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. As a reward, they are entered into a monthly $100 drawing (paid for by shareThat).

Features:

  • Promotions that Engage A growing list of promotion types includes spin to win, word search, memory match, and picture scramble.

  • FREE Social Traffic Hundreds of user generated shares and posts lead social traffic back to your site.

  • Page Magnet technology leads social visitors back to whatever site page a social share was originally created on.

  • Fully Customizable All colors, images and text displayed by the promotions can be fully customized to meet your marketing goals and match your site theme.

  • Reward Your Visitors Offer your visitors a chance to win $100 Amex gift card each month at no cost to you.

  • Sidebar Widget Displays as an image in a widget placed in a sidebar or other widget container. When clicked, the promotion is popped up in a lightbox without navigating to a different page.

  • Shortcode Support Include promotions in posts using shortcodes.

  • Statistics View detailed stats telling you exactly what is going on with your promotions.*

  • Leads Turn anonymous traffic into valuable leads. Download the email addresses of promotion participants to build your email marketing strategy.*

  • Deep Site Engagement Drive deeper site engagement using interstitials displayed to participants between game play that click through to pages you want to promote.*

* This feature requires a paid upgrade subscription.

Shortcodes

You can add the Site Traffic Builder promotions inside your posts using a shortcode:

  • [sharethat] – adds the fully interactive promotion 600 pixels wide.
  • [sharethat_widget] – adds the promotion as an image that when clicked will pop up the fully interactive promotion on a lightbox.

Screenshots

  • Engaging content includes Spin To Win, Memory Match, Picture Scramble, and Word Search.
  • Every promotion can be fully customized to meet your marketing objectives and theme look-and-feel.
  • Detailed statistics keep you informed as your promotoions generate visitors and leads.
  • Download targeted leads generated by participants in your promotions.
  • Drive deeper site engagement with interstitials that are presented to participants between plays.

Installation

For detailed install instructions with screenshots visit our shareThat Site Traffic Builder Help Center.

Automatic Install through WordPress:

  1. Go to the Plugins -> Add New screen in your WordPress Admin Panel.
  2. Search for ‘shareThat’.
  3. Click ‘Install Now’ and activate the plugin.

Manual Install through WordPress:

  1. Download the shareThat Site Traffic Builder plugin from the WordPress plugin directory.
  2. Go to the Plugins -> Add New screen in your WordPress Admin Panel and click on upload tab.
  3. Pick the shareThat Site Traffic Builder downloaded zip file and upload it.
  4. Activate the plugin.

Manual Install with FTP:

  1. Download the shareThat Site Traffic Builder plugin from the WordPress plugin directory.
  2. Extract the zip file you downloaded to a folder.
  3. Upload the folder to your server, place it inside your WordPress install under /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  4. Go to the Plugins tab in your WordPress Admin Panel and activate the plugin.

You will need a FREE shareThat account in order to customize the promotions to match your site theme. You can easily and quickly register for an account from the admin settings page.

If you have any questions or feedback, please email us at support(at)sharethat.com.

FAQ

Do I need to create an account?

Yes. In order to customize the promotions, you will need to register for a shareThat account. You can do this from the settings page for the shareThat Traffic Builder plug in or at shareThat.com – it’s completely FREE.

Do shareThat promotions work on all browsers?

Yes. shareThat promotions have been thoroughly tested on IE V9 and above, Firefox, Google Chrome, and Safari.

Does shareThat Site Traffic Builder work on mobile and tablet versions of my site?

Yes and no. shareThat promotions use HTML5 which most smartphones and tablets support. However, engaging in the promotions on a tiny screen may be difficult for folks. Tablets are generally fine.

Do shareThat promotions really drive traffic?

Yes. Users frequently share promotions that they enter. It is not uncommon to have a single participant share the promotion out to 10 or more friends, or tweet it on an account with thousands of followers.

Got more Questions?

Visit our shareThat Site Traffic Builder Help Center.

Contributors & Developers

“shareThat Site Traffic Builder” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

Version 1.0.0

  • Initial Release.