Facebook Like Box

Description

A WordPress widget that displays The Like Box that is a special version of the Like Button designed only for Facebook Pages.

Usages

  1. At first, Install and activate the plugin.
  2. Go to Dashboard >> Appearance >> Widgets and you will find a widget Facebook Like Box click on it and select at which Widget Area you want to show it.
  3. Fill Widget detail and click Save.

Settings

App Id: To display facebook like button, you need Facebook API key. To get this create an account at Facebook Developers.

Facebook Page URL: The absolute URL of the Facebook Page that will be liked. This is a required setting. e.g. https://www.facebook.com/FacebookDevelopers

Width: The width of the plugin in pixels. Minimum is 180. Maximum is 500.

Height: The height of the plugin in pixels. The default height varies based on number of (Friends’ Faces) to display, and whether the (Posts) is displayed. Minimum is 70.

Show Friends’ Faces: Specifies whether to display profile photos of people who like the page.

Show Posts: Specifies whether to display a stream of the latest posts by the Page.

Hide Cover Photo: Specifies whether to display or hide cover photo of the Page.

Use Small Header: Specifies whether to use small header (without share button) of the Page.

Adapt to plugin container width: You do not need to do anything. From the version 2.1.0, the plugin will adapt your theme widget width.

CREDIT

  1. This plugin was developed by Sayful Islam

CONTACT

Sayful Islam

Screenshots

  • Screenshot of SIS Facebook Like Box Widget
  • Screenshot of SIS Facebook Like Box Widget Front-end

Installation

Installing the plugins is just like installing other WordPress plugins. If you don’t know how to install plugins, please review the two options below:

Install by Search

  • From your WordPress dashboard, choose ‘Add New’ under the ‘Plugins’ category.
  • Search for ‘SIS Facebook Like Box’ a plugin will come called ‘SIS Facebook Like Box by Sayful Islam’ and Click ‘Install Now’ and confirm your installation by clicking ‘ok’
  • The plugin will download and install. Just click ‘Activate Plugin’ to activate it.

Install by ZIP File

  • From your WordPress dashboard, choose ‘Add New’ under the ‘Plugins’ category.
  • Select ‘Upload’ from the set of links at the top of the page (the second link)
  • From here, browse for the zip file included in your plugin titled ‘sis-fb-like-box.zip’ and click the ‘Install Now’ button
  • Once installation is complete, activate the plugin to enable its features.

Install by FTP

  • Find the directory titles ‘sis-facebook-like-box’ and upload it and all files within to the plugins directory of your WordPress install (WORDPRESS-DIRECTORY/wp-content/plugins/) [e.g. www.yourdomain.com/wp-content/plugins/]
  • From your WordPress dashboard, choose ‘Installed Plugins’ option under the ‘Plugins’ category
  • Locate the newly added plugin and click on the ‘Activate’ link to enable its features.

FAQ

Do you have questions or issues with Facebook Like Box? Ask for support here

Installation Instructions

Installing the plugins is just like installing other WordPress plugins. If you don’t know how to install plugins, please review the two options below:

Install by Search

  • From your WordPress dashboard, choose ‘Add New’ under the ‘Plugins’ category.
  • Search for ‘SIS Facebook Like Box’ a plugin will come called ‘SIS Facebook Like Box by Sayful Islam’ and Click ‘Install Now’ and confirm your installation by clicking ‘ok’
  • The plugin will download and install. Just click ‘Activate Plugin’ to activate it.

Install by ZIP File

  • From your WordPress dashboard, choose ‘Add New’ under the ‘Plugins’ category.
  • Select ‘Upload’ from the set of links at the top of the page (the second link)
  • From here, browse for the zip file included in your plugin titled ‘sis-fb-like-box.zip’ and click the ‘Install Now’ button
  • Once installation is complete, activate the plugin to enable its features.

Install by FTP

  • Find the directory titles ‘sis-facebook-like-box’ and upload it and all files within to the plugins directory of your WordPress install (WORDPRESS-DIRECTORY/wp-content/plugins/) [e.g. www.yourdomain.com/wp-content/plugins/]
  • From your WordPress dashboard, choose ‘Installed Plugins’ option under the ‘Plugins’ category
  • Locate the newly added plugin and click on the ‘Activate’ link to enable its features.

Reviews

Awesome !!

Exactly what I was looking for. Very sharp and easy to configure plug in.

Excellent work !!!

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Contributors & Developers

“Facebook Like Box” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Changelog

version 2.1.1

  • Small bug fix release

version 2.1.0

  • Upgraded – Upgrade to Facebook Page Plugin v2.4 API
  • Added – Hide Cover Photo, Use Small Header, Adapt to plugin container width
  • Deprecated – Color Scheme, Show Header, Show Border
  • (NB: Color Scheme, Show Header, Show Border are deprecated by Facebook Graph API v2.3)

version 2.0.0

  • Added option to change theme “Light” to “Dark”
  • Added option to control height of the widget
  • Added option to show or hide border
  • Improved options to work better with your theme
  • (NB: This version will not work with version 1.0, 1.1, 1.2)

version 1.0

  • Implementation of basic functionality.