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WP Group Promoter



Are you looking to add facebook join group button on your wordpress powered website so that you can convert a larger percentage of your website visitors to become your facebook group members?

Are you interested in a customized way to promote your facebook group(s) via your website?

WP Group Promoter Plugin is the right tool you need to promote and invite your website/blog readers to your group.

The plugin lets people join your Facebook group from a link on your wordpress website posts/pages, widget or via shortcode.

This is completely customizable, responsive & search engine friendly. Download or install now to get started.

Features & Benefits

  • Easy To Set Up & Use: Setting up the wordpress facebook group invitation plugin is as simple as ABC.
  • Highly Customizable: This plugin provides the necessary settings to customize the plugin to match the look & feel of your website.
  • No Coding Is Required: We’ve written the codes to make this plugin work out of the box. All you need to do is to install and start using it.
  • Promote Your Facebook Group Below/Above Posts & Pages: With click of buttons, you have the power to promote your facebook group to your website visitors just below your blog posts.
  • Include Social Context: This provides social proof as it displays number of their friends who are already a member of the group. This feature is awesome because it helps in converting more of your readers to group members.
  • Include MetaData: Feel free to display the description of your group to your website visitors via this plugin.
  • Plugin Width: Make use of your preferred banner width. The minimum is 180px, default is 280px & maximum is 500px.

Note: To unlock features tagged as premium, you would need the PRO version of this plugin. You can get it here.

  • Switch Skin Colour: You have option to choose a lighter or darker theme color for the facebook group invitation widget.
  • [Premium]: Access to dedicated updates & support via email, documentation or skype.
  • [Premium]: Shortcodes: Use shortcodes to display the facebook group invite in any part of your website.
  • [Premium]: Widget Ready: The PRO version comes with customizable widgets by default. Activate and get more visibility for your facebook group via your website sidebar area.

Feature Request

We are working on the next feature to be released. You too can contribute by suggesting a new feature or how to make this plugin better for users. Please mail us via support(at) Thank you.


  • English

Are you interested in translating this plugin into another language? We’ve include a .pot file in the languages folder.

We have special package for anyone who translate this plugin into another language, please mail us via support(at) and let get started. Thank you.

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How to install wordpress facebook group plugin

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

From Within WordPress:
1. Visit “Plugins > Add New”.
2. Search for “WP Group Promoter”.
3. Activate “WP Group Promoter” from your Plugins page.
4. See post activation instructions below.

1. Upload kankoz-fg-promoter folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
2. Activate the WP Group Promoter plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
3. See post activation instructions below.

After Activation:
1. Check a top level menu named: “Group Promoter” at the left hand side of your wordpress dashboard
2. Click this menu & finalize the setup with few clicks. It’s so simple.

Can I see a live demo of this plugin?

Please click here to view a live demo of the plugin.

Facebook APP ID link is not working

Please make use of this link click here to create your facebook app ID. Once you’re on that page, just click on the green button named “Create a New App”, supply your details and then copy your facebook app ID to WP Facebook Group Promoter.

Where is the full documentation of this plugin?

Please click here to read the step by step documentation.

How does it work?

If you want to know how this plugin works fully, please click here to learn more.


August 20, 2018
Useless without shortcode (only in premium). In free version only above or below the page. And a link to the settingspage in the main menu, really not necessary for such a small plugin you will use only one time. This plugin is not that important that it is necessary.
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Contributors & Developers

“WP Group Promoter” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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= 1.0.8 (28/09/2019)
* Code improvement

= 1.0.7 (27/09/2019)
* Security fix

= 1.0.6 (26/09/2019)
* compliance

1.0.5 (10/04/2019)

  • Code improvement

1.0.4 (05/04/2019)

  • Security fix

1.0.3 (02/02/2019)

  • Compatible with wordpress 5.0.3
  • Fixed all PHP notices when debug is turned ON.
  • Switching of skin color implemented
  • Plugin prepared for WordPress Internationalization

1.0.2 (11/08/2018)

  • Added facebook invitation below, above, below & above posts.
  • Added facebook invitation below, above, below & above pages.
  • Added facebook group promotion within email messages.
  • Interface redesign


  • Compatible with wordpress 4.9.7.


  • Initial release.