The Social Sharing Discount Extension can be purchased here


This Extension includes powerful features, which can take your Deals Viral very fast. With that you have the ability to give the users a discount, if they share your Deal on a Social Network. At the moment, Facebook, Facebook Fan Page Like, Twitter and Google+ are integrated. 


You also have the ability to choose, if you want to give a discount for each share they do. Example. You could give a specific discount if they share the Deal on Facebook, then an extra discount if they share it on Twitter and an additional discount if they share it on Google+.


Installing the Social Sharing Discount Extension


After you purchased and downloaded the plugin, you can use the WordPress standard method to install it.
  1. Login to your WordPress site and go to Plugins > Add New.
  2. At the Install Plugins Page click on Upload from the top navigation and then click on browse.
  3. Go to the location on your computer where you saved the downloaded plugin zip file and upload this zipped file. You DON'T need to unzip the file.
  4. Now click on Install Now.
  5. Wait until WordPress has uploaded the file. If it's done click on Activate Plugin.
  6. Now you should see a message “Plugin activated” at the top of the window.


General Settings


The extension adds some new options to the General Settings tab within the main plugin settings. The new options are listed within the "Social Connect Buttons" options. It adds a check box for Fan Page Like and if that is checked, then it add a Facebook Fan Page box to the deals page, so that users can like your Fan Page to get an additional discount. 

Fan Page URL 
Enter the complete URL of your Fan Page in to this option. The URL must start with http://. You also have the ability to use a custom Fan Page URL for each Deal you create.

Custom Deal Options

The Social Sharing Discount Extension also adds some custom options to the Social Deals Engine Meta Box, which you can find underneath the WordPress editor when you create or edit a Deal.


Social Sharing Discount Options

You have the ability to add some content to explain the Social Sharing Discounts. 

Sharing Discount Link Title 

You can enter a title for the Social Sharing Discount description here. This will automatically become a link if you also enter some content on the next option. The link title is being displayed on the Deal Page at the left hand side of the product image, underneath the Deal info. 

  Social Sharing Discount Link   

Sharing Discount Title 
This is the title for the Social Sharing Description. 

Sharing Discount Content 
Here you can enter the Social Sharing Description. You could also include an otpin form within this page and offer a coupon code, if they subscribe to your list. 

Facebook Sharing Discount 
Here you can set the amount of the discount you want to offer your users, if they share your Deal on Facebook. Enter numbers only. For example: 0.50. 

Facebook Fan Page Like Discount 
Here you can set the amount of the discount you want to offer your users, if they like your Fan Page. Enter numbers only. For example: 0.50. 

Facebook Fan Page URL 
Allows you to use a custom Fan Page for this Deal. If you want to use the one you entered within the plugin settings page, then leave that option empty. Otherwise enter a new Facebook Fan Page URL here. The must start with http://. 

Twitter Sharing Discount 
Here you can set the amount of the discount you want to offer your users, if they share your Deal on Twitter. Enter numbers only. For example: 0.50. 

Google+ Sharing Discount 
Here you can set the amount of the discount you want to offer your users, if they share your Deal on Google+. Enter numbers only. For example: 0.50. If you enter 1 in each of the above Sharing options, then the user could get an extra discount of $3 if he shares your Deal on all provided Social Networks.