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.

Word Count and Social Shares


This WordPress plugin will work as part of wp-admin and report on correlation between word count and social shares. The objective is to determine optimal post length to ensure most social shares.

Social Platform:

  • Twitter

  • Google+

  • Facebook

  • LinkedIn


  • CSV Export

  • Display Diagram

  • Limit report by date range

  • Total words on the blog (or date range)

  • Individual post word count (sortable table of posts, word counts, social shares)

  • Average post length


  • Total social media activity

  • Tables overview

  • Facebook graphs


  1. Install Social Shares either via the plugin directory, or by uploading the files to your server
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“Word Count and Social Shares” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.