Easy Select and Share WordPress Plugin Documentation

Introduction

Thank you for the using Easy Select and Share Plugin. We are glad that you have chosen our plugin for your website.

Easy Select and Share is a WordPress plugin to create especially for post content social sharing. This plugin is Fully Responsive and Mobile-Friendly with Powerful backend options.

This document is written very carefully by keeping the mindset that it should be easily understood for Beginner to Advance user or developers.

1) Getting Started: This section will very helpful for Quickstart and understand how the plugin works.
2) Detailed Document: This section explains everything about Easy Select and Share plugin with every setting.
3) Other: This section provides information about miscellaneous items like plugin features, FAQ, License Key etc.

If you have any query that is beyond the scope of the document, please feel free to contact us at support@solwininfotech.com

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Installation

1. Installation Via WordPress Admin Area

  1. Step 1. Log into your WordPress admin area.
  2. Step 2. Click on the left side plugin menu.
  3. Step 3. Now at the top you can see the Add New button, click the button.
  4. Step 4. Again at the top you can see/view Upload Plugin button, click the button.
  5. Step 5. Extract that easy-select-and-share.zip file in your local pc and find there another plugin file (easy-select-and-share.zip) that you have downloaded from wordpress.org.

Plugin Installation

Plugin Upload

Plugin Install

Plugin Activation

2. Installation Via FTP

  1. Step 1. Download Easy Select and Share plugin zip file (easy-select-and-share.zip) from wordpress plugin directory.
  2. Step 2. Extract Zip file. it will create "Easy Select and Share" folder with all plugin files & folder inside it. (Remember extracted folder path).
  3. Step 3. Using your FTP program, upload the non-zipped plugin folder into the "/wp-content/plugins/" folder on your server.
  4. Step 4. Go to Dashboard » Plugins » Installed Plugins and find Easy Select and Share from plugin list.
  5. Step 5. Click on Activate to activate Easy Select and Share.
Before going to the detail document, preview the Quick Guide of the Easy Select and Share.

Share Setting

Share With Setting

1. Supported Post Type

Select your post type where you want to set Easy Select and Share widget.

2. Content Sharing type

Using this you can set sharing option like the selected content or whole content.

3. Enter Content Word Limit

Select word limit to share.

Share With

Share With Setting

1. Select Share With

Select social site name form the list like below.

Layout Presets

Preset Setting

1. Select Other Preset layout

Click no button to select sharing layout.

Frontend Widget

Frontend Widget Setting

1. Select Share Button Type

Select share button type from dropdowns list.


Icon Setting

1. Color

Select share icon color.

2. Background Color

Select share icon background color.

3. Font Size

Select share icon font size.

4. Line height

Select share icon font line height.

5. Padding

Select padding for icon.

6. Border

Set border color type and width for share icon.

7. Border Radius

Set left, right, top, and bottom border radius for share icon.

Icon setting visible only for when oyu select Icon from Select Share Button Type option.

Text Setting

1. Text Font Size

Select font size for social text.

2. Text Color

Select font color for social text.

3. Padding

Set paddin for social text.


Box Setting

1. Enable Box Shadow

Click on Yse or No to Enable or Disable box shadow on social box.

2. Padding

Set paddin for social box.

3. Background color

Select background color for box.

4. Border

Set border color type and width for box.

5. Border Radius

Set border radius for share icon.


Widget Setting

1. Display widget in popup

Click on Yes or No to Enable or Disable set widget box in popup or simple box.

2. Widget Title

Set title for widget.

3. Title Color

Set color for widget title.

4. Title Background Color

Set background color for widget title.

5. Widget Border color

Set border color for widget.

6. Enable Box Shadow

Click on Yse or No to Enable or Disable box shadow on widget box.

7. Box Shadow color

Select color for box shadow.

8. Widget extra class

Set calss for widget area to set custom CSS.

9. Display Close Button

Click Yes to set close button on widget.

Other Setting

Other Setting

1. Twitter User Name

Enter your user name for twitter sharing.

2. Custom CSS

Add your custom CSS code here.

Easy Select and Share plugin features

Translation

Easy Select and Shareis language compatible, thus can be translated into multiple languages. You can use POEdit plugin for translation.

  1. Step 1. Install Poedit tool and open it
  2. Step 2. Open .POT file from /wp-content/plugins/easy-select-and-share/languages/ that you want to translate
    .pot file editin in Poedit tool
  3. Step 3. Now, click on "Save"
  4. Step 4. A popup will appear, enter your Language code ( Ex :- "ca_CA" for English (Canada)) in language option

    Translation property
  5. Step 5. Then press ok button.
  6. Step 6. Then give file name like this easy-select-and-share-ca_CA.po for English (Canada) language.
  7. Step 7. Then save file inside language folder in plugin that you want to translate and all strings are appear in your poedit editor POT file
  8. Step 8. Select your string that you want to translate and in bottom side there are two options one is Source Text and another one is Translation Translate string
  9. Step 9. Source Text keep as it is and in Translation section enter your translated string of selected string that you want to translate and then save it.
  10. Step 10. Repeat step 10 untill your all strings to be translate.
  11. Step 11. Now you will get two separate files – a .po file and a .mo file.

    Note : When you save the files, you must name them according to your language code. Find a list of language codes at WordPress in your Language. For example, the language code for English (Canada) is ca_CA, so you would save the translated files as ca_CA.po and ca_CA.mo.

    PO MO file
  12. Step 12. Then go to wp-config.php file then enter the below code.
    define('WPLANG', 'Your language code'); for Ex.(ca_CA for English (Canada)) then save it.
  13. Step 13. Select language from admin side, Go to Dashboard » Settings » General in that check Site Language options.

    Select language
  14. Step 14. Check language prefix in front end, view HTML.

    Language prefix
For more about translating WordPress themes please visit the following link : https://developer.wordpress.org/themes/functionality/localization/

FAQ

1. Will Easy Select and Share work with my theme?

Yes, Easy Select and Share will work with any WordPress setup. If you are facing any compatibility issue with Easy Select and Share plugin then please contact for plugin support .

Thanks for using Easy Select and Share plugin!

We would like to thank you for using our Easy Select and Share plugin! If you have any difficulties with Easy Select and Share plugin or need any additional service, do not hesitate to contact us.

Just contact us on support.solwininfotech.com

We are very happy to assist you!

Credits

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