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NextScripts: Social Networks Auto-Poster

Automatically publishes blogposts to profiles/pages/groups on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Blogger, Tumblr ... 22 more

13 reviews
Average Rating
4.1 out of 5 stars
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Existing Posts Re-Posting Will it Happen?
By , for WP 3.5

I have been waiting for re posting for as long as I can remember. Purchased the pro version anticipating a release of v4. They keep saying it will happen, but it has already been a very long time. Will it happen? Your guess is as good as mine. I find it very disinguiness to promote features and then not deliver on them.

Otherwise the plugin works pretty good. I have had problems lately with it auto posting though. Kinda hit and miss.

Don't bother - revised
By ,

Looks great, but find a different plugin if the free version doesn't work. Support is non existent. Requests are not answered.
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I want to change my earlier review, in which I rated this plugin 1 star. After a lot of work on my end I got it working, and it works pretty good. The documentation is elaborate, however, support is lacking. But to rate it one star is not fair. for the quality of the plugin, I rate it four stars. If they work on better support I'm happy to give them the missing 2 stars.

Great Plugin for 2 WP Sites but ...
By , for WP 4.3.1

This is a great plugin for linking sites, posting to twitter, but a third party API to connect to other social media sites I'd say be careful.
Many social media sites do not offer a free API to hook into, and there are many out there claiming theirs works and probably does.
However, being a third party, if changes are made to the main site and the third party does not update to comply with changes, your plugin is hosed.
I used this plugin about 2-3 years ago I had nightmares trying to get it working and had no success. This version seems much nicer, but Im only using it to update a 2nd site, post to twitter, linkedin. Before I drop $50, I'll need to chat with someone about this API and how hooked in they are with changes being made to the main media sites.
Until then, giving 3 stars as its solved a some issues with posting to multiple sites.

Almost excellent plugin
By , for WP 4.1.1

I really like this plugin very much, and is very handy. I love that it supports almost all the networks i need.
I have a small issue in my case which causes me lots of problems.
In my blog i publish more than 1000 new posts every day, and although i do want to autoshare them in the social networks, i dont want to auto share all the posts. Because its spammy.
SNAP has a nice feature to limit the posts by setting delay between each post update, BUT it doenst work.
I've tried all settings and did many checks, but it doesnt work. It keep up posting all the posts and not only that, for each autopost it does, it creates a new PHP thread in the server and in my case it ends up killing my server by overwhelming PHP Threads.
So i please ask you to consider making it more light or less resources hungry and fix that autoposting limits.
thank you

Didn't work
By , for WP 4.1

And left behind code after uninstalling

Not enough functionality
By , for WP 4.0.1

The idea of plugin is perfect. But currently there are some major security issues that should be fixed.

1. Failed to work with HTTPS (at least for VK).
2. Failed to work with 2 step authentication.

In addition the following functionality is greatly appreciate:

1. Visual configuration of posts. For now it’s hard to configure how the non-text post will be visible on account wall. I’ve failed to find out a combination of parameters to post coub .com link the same way as it posts on account sites (coub is embedded and it can be played by a click).
2. It will be a superb function to pull the posts from social accounts to wordpress blog. In other words: it will be good to have full blog-to-blog synchronization.

Works Very Well with some huge issues.
By , for WP 4.1

Ok so it does what it needs to but alot of small websites can't use it, you are pretty much crashing your website by installing this plugin. Before I installed this plugin, I would be using around 100-200mb of ram with 1 user on the website and after I install this plugin I get around 500ram being used with 1 user, so yeah the only thing that really needs to be fixed is the memory usage but I do have to mention the stumbleupon issue. After it reaches the limit on the amounts of links per day. It keeps on trying, I am not sure why but it does and that might be why it's using alot more RAM. So please fix that. Thank you. But great plugin.

Wow this is rather impressive - Update too many bugs
By , for WP 4.0.1

Update: Too many bugs. The auto-post feature doesn't work. Even though an editor or admin is logged in with permissions to post, the plugin uses the author of the post to determine permissions. That's like Linux denying root permissions because of the owner of a file. Also getting spammed with "server can't access it's [sic] own images", when curl can access the image from the server when run on the server.
This is very complete and impressive work of code. The documentation is very thorough too, if slightly out of date. Pinterest locked my account and forced me to reset my password, but it works now. I had trouble with multiple Twitter accounts though. I found I could delete the phone number off the Twitter app after I authenticated and re-use it for another account. I'm impressed with the privacy-focused architecture setting up your own apps that you control, instead of using a 3rd party website or app and giving away permissions or passwords.

By , for WP 3.9.1

Who can help me with this error?
Tried everything in the troubleshooting FAQ.
Nothing helped

=ERROR=- Array ( [pgID] => [isPosted] => 0 [pDate] => 2014-06-24 14:03:01 [Error] => Resp: | Error: Problem with the SSL CA cert (path? access rights?)|

Broke Posting for Contributors
By , for WP 3.9

Plugin previously broke posting privileges for contributor level users on my website.

It was addressed, and I still use it today.

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