WPwatercooler #173 – Integrating Social into WordPress

wpwatercooler173Suzette Franck appears on this episode with regulars Steve Zehngut, Se Reed, Russell Aaron, Jason Tucker, Jason Cosper, Dave Jesch, and Jon Brown to discuss several different aspects of integrating social media into your WordPress website. Among the topics talked about included Social network log on buttons for WordPress. We also discussed Facebook likes vs. WordPress likes vs. Twitter favorites, social commenting systems such as Facebook Comments and Disqus, and Mark Zuckerberg. We also mentioned using Jetpack or other plugins that allow you to share each post, as well as 3rd party services such as ShareThis and AddtoAny and more plugins that add a centralized button to the main social media accounts. For the full description of the show and links to plugins mentioned, please see the show notes on that shows’ post on WPwatercooler.

 

 


 

WordPress Hangout #2: WordPress Email Integration with Lucy Beer

Sorry, there is an audio echo but in the beginning, but we get it fixed 7 minutes in. Doh!

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This week Suzette Franck of (mt) Media Temple and Natalie MacLees of Purple Pen Productions will be talking with Lucy Beer of Web Training Wheels about WordPress email integration and the newest developments about 3.9.