Facebook Like Button Plugin allows you to add a Follow button the easiest way. If your life is tightly connected with your Facebook account, our plugin is the best solution for you. It contains minimum settings. Just a few clicks and voila – the Facebook button is on your site.

Presently, there are two versions of Facebook Like Button plugin available – free version, and Facebook Like Button Pro. The first one comes packed with the basic features, however, if you want to extend the plugin’s functionality, you can always purchase the Pro version, which includes premium possibilities, such as an ability to exclude certain pages or post types from adding the Facebook button.

Requires WordPress at least: 3.0

Features

Description Facebook Like Button Facebook Like Button Pro
Add the Follow button the easiest way  xicons_yes  xicons_yes
Add Facebook Like and Share buttons easily  xicons_yes  xicons_yes
Select the button position: before the content, after, before and after or using a shortcode  xicons_yes  xicons_yes
Use a standard image or replace it with some other image  xicons_yes  xicons_yes
Ability to exclude certain pages or post types from adding the Facebook button  xicons_no  xicons_yes
The answer to the question from support within one business day (More info)  xicons_no  xicons_yes

Recommended Plugins

The author of Facebook Like Button plugin also recommends the following plugins:
* Updater – This plugin updates WordPress core and the plugins to the recent versions. You can also use the auto mode or manual mode for updating and set email notifications.
There is also a premium version of the plugin Updater Pro with more useful features available. It can make backup of all your files and database before updating. Also it can forbid some plugins or WordPress Core update.

Translation

* French (fr_FR) (thanks to Murat)
* Indonesian (id_ID) (thanks to Nasrulhaq, www.al-badar.net)
* Russian (ru_RU)
* Ukrainian (uk)
If you create your own language pack or update the existing one, you can send the text of PO and MO files for BestWebSoft and we’ll add it to the plugin. You can download the latest version of the program for work with PO and MO files Poedit.

Technical support

Dear users, our plugins are available for free download. If you have any questions or recommendations regarding the functionality of our plugins (existing options, new options, current issues), please feel free to contact us. Please note that we accept requests in English only. All messages in another languages won’t be accepted. If you notice any bugs in the plugins, you can notify us about it and we’ll investigate and fix the issue then. Your request should contain URL of the website, issues description and WordPress admin panel credentials. Moreover we can customize the plugin according to your requirements. It’s a paid service (as a rule it costs $40, but the price can vary depending on the amount of the necessary changes and their complexity). Please note that we could also include this or that feature (developed for you) in the next release and share with the other users then. We can fix some things for free for the users who provide translation of our plugin into their native language (this should be a new translation of a certain plugin).

  1. 1. Upload the folder facebook-button or facebook-button-pro to the directory /wp-content/plugins/.
  2. 2. Activate the plugin via the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress admin panel.
  3. 3. You can adjust the necessary settings in your WordPress admin panel – “BWS Plugins” > “Facebook Button”/”Facebook Button Pro”.

View a Step-by-step Instruction on Facebook Button Installation

I cannot see the Facebook Button icon in the post after the plugin installation

In WordPress admin panel go to “Plugins”, find “Facebook Button Plugin” and click “Activate”.

How can I deactivate the plugin?

In WordPress admin panel go to “Plugins”, find the Facebook Button Plugin and click “Deactivate”.

After clicking the Facebook Button icon I see the Facebook Home page instead of the necessary account page

  1. 1. In WordPress admin panel go to “Settings”, find the Facebook Button Plugin settings page and enter your Facebook login. Then click “Update Changes”.
  2. 2. If you do not have Facebook account yet, you should create it using this link: http://www.facebook.com . After the account is created please follow the instructions above.

How to adjust Facebook Button position on the page

In WordPress admin panel go to “Settings”, find the Facebook Button Plugin settings page and choose one of the listed positions: Before, After, Before and After or Shortcode. Then click “Update Changes”.

How to change a Facebook Button icon

  1. 1. In WordPress admin panel go to “Settings”, find the Facebook Button Plugin settings page and choose one of the listed positions: Standard Facebook image or Custom Facebook image. Then click “Update Changes”.
  2. 2. If you choose Custom Facebook image, you can upload your own picture. You should click “Choose file” and choose an image in your folder. Then click “Update Changes”.

After the plugin installation and settings adjustment on the settings page it is still not working

  1. 1. You should click “Update Changes”. Make sure that you got the message “Options Saved”.
  2. 2. After saving your settings you should refresh your web page where the Facebook Button icon should be placed.

I have some problems with the plugin’s work. What Information should I provide to receive proper support?

Please make sure that the problem hasn’t been discussed yet on our forum (http://support.bestwebsoft.com). If no, please provide the following data along with your problem’s description:

  1. 1. the link to the page where the problem occurs
  2. 2. the name of the plugin and its version. If you are using a pro version – your order number.
  3. 3. the version of your WordPress installation
  4. 4. copy and paste into the message your system status report. Please read more here: Instuction on System Status

Facebook Like Button Pro changelog:

V1.0.8 – 13.08.2014

* Bugfix : Security Exploit was fixed.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 4.0-beta3.

V1.0.7 – 22.07.2014

* Bugfix : Problem with custom images after updating plugin was fixed.

V1.0.6 – 20.06.2014

* Bugfix : Problem with showing Like button was fixed.

V1.0.5 – 12.06.2014

* New : Share button was added.
* Bugfix : Problem with switching user was fixed.

V1.0.4 – 13.05.2014

* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.9.1.

V1.0.3 – 24.04.2014

* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.9.
* Update : The Ukrainian language file is updated.

V1.0.2 – 24.03.2014

* Update : BWS plugins section is updated.

V1.0.1 – 05.03.2014

* Bugfix : Plugin optimization is done.

V1.0.0 – 20.02.2014

* NEW : Tree of site pages was created.

Facebook Like Button Free changelog:

V2.34 – 13.08.2014

* Bugfix : Security Exploit was fixed.

V2.33 – 06.08.2014

* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 4.0-beta2.
* Bugfix : Problem with custom images after updating plugin was fixed.

V2.32 – 19.06.2014

* Bugfix : Problem with showing Like button was fixed.

V2.31 – 11.06.2014

* New : Share button was added.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.9.1.
* Bugfix : Problem with switching user was fixed.

V2.30 – 14.04.2014

* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.8.2.

V2.29 – 03.03.2014

* Bugfix : Plugin optimization is done.
* Update : Plugin tabs is added.

V2.28 – 13.02.2014

* New : Html5 version of Like button is added.
* Update : Screenshots are updated.
* Update : BWS plugins section is updated.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.8.1.
* Bugfix : Problem with blinking of Like button is fixed.
* Bugfix : Problem with getting wrong thumbnails when putting Like is fixed.
* Bugfix : Problem with language of Like button when using shortcode is fixed.

V2.27 – 23.12.2013

* NEW : The French language file is added to the plugin.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.8.
* Update : BWS plugins section is updated.

V2.26 – 28.11.2013

* NEW : We added posibility to add images with png extension as custom image for My Page button.
* Update : New default image for the My Page button.
* Update : The Indonesian language file is added to the plugin.
* Update : We updated our screenshots.

V2.25 – 06.11.2013

* Bugfix : Problem with styles is fixed.

V2.24 – 31.10.2013

* NEW : Add checking installed wordpress version.
* Update : Activation of radio button or checkbox by clicking on its label.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.7.1.
* Bugfix : Problem with undefined variable post_ID for multisite fixed.

V2.23 – 02.10.2013

* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.6.1.
* Update : The Ukrainian language file is added to the plugin.

V2.22 – 04.09.2013

* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.6.
* Update : Function for displaying BWS plugins section placed in a separate file and has own language files.

V2.21 – 18.07.2013

* NEW : Added an ability to view and send system information by mail.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.5.2.

V2.20 – 27.05.2013

* Bugfix : The error related to creation the path to the Facebook button image is fixed.
* Update : BWS plugins section is updated.

V2.19 – 17.04.2013

* NEW : The English language is updated in the plugin.

V2.18 – 22.03.2013

* Bugfix : The bug of displaying icons in the admin menu is fixed.

V2.17 – 04.03.2013

* NEW : The Ukrainian language file is added to the plugin.

V2.16 – 01.03.2013

* Update : We updated CSS file.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.5.1.

V2.15 – 20.12.2012

* NEW : The Persian and Serbian language files are added to the plugin.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.5.

V2.14 – 24.07.2012

* NEW : The Arabic language file is added to the plugin.
* Bugfix : Cross Site Request Forgery bug is fixed.

V2.13 – 10.07.2012

* NEW : The Hebrew language file is added to the plugin.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.4.1.

V2.12 – 29.06.2012

* Bugfix : The bug with saved ‘sortcode option is fixed.

V2.11 – 27.06.2012

* NEW : A possibility to change language for Like button.
* Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.4.

V2.10 – 04.04.2012

* NEW : A possibility to turn off the display of the buttons.
* NEW : The Turkish language file is added to the plugin.
* Bugfix : The bug with upload custom image for button is fixed.

V2.09 – 12.03.2012

* Changed : BWS plugins section.

V2.08 – 24.02.2012

* NEW : The Spanish language file is added to the plugin.
* Change : Code that is used to connect styles and scripts is added to the plugin for correct SSL verification.

V2.07 – 02.01.2012

* Changed : BWS plugins section.

V2.06 – 27.12.2011

* NEW : Language files are added to the plugin.
* NEW : Style for facebook button block is added.

V2.05 – 23.08.2011

* Bugfix : Redirect to profile page bug is fixed.

V2.04 – 22.08.2011

* Bugfix : BWS Plugin’s menu section was fixed and right now it is consisted of 3 parts: activated, installed and recommended plugins.
* Bugfix : The bug of positioning in admin menu is fixed.
* Changed : Facebook button plugin functionality was changed in connection with the change of Facebook API.

V2.03 – 14.07.2011

* Changed : BWS Plugin’s menu sections was fixed and right now it is consisted of 2 parts: installed and recommended plugins.
* Bugfix : Displaying of the icons is fixed.

V2.02

* The bug with the link to the settings page is fixed in this version.

V2.01

* Usability at the settings page of the plugin was improved.

V1

* Ability to install Facebook Button icon with a link to the account page, including settings adjustment functionality via WordPress admin panel.

Here you can download the free version of Facebook Like Button plugin.

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