As you read every word of this blog post, you will become amazed at how simple it is to automagically publish your WordPress post to social networks like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Google+ and the likes. Did the title of this blog post grab your attention? 🙂
I wanted to grab your attention with it. Anyways if you are looking for a way to automatically publish your WordPress post to social networks, this stuff is going to be good for you. Let's do this.
At one point in time, I worked with a blog (of which I still work with them) and what these folks did was to make every of their blog post to be automatically published to their Facebook fan page, my fan page and some other Facebook fan pages.
Do You Know The Most Interesting Part?
The most interesting part is that they are able to publish their WordPress posts to more than one Facebook fan pages at a time. How cool will that be if you knew how to do exactly that for yourself? I’m here to show you how you can do that for yourself too. Make sense?
Also, I will appreciate it if you let me know how this article helped you in the comment box below this blog post.
Another benefit of this strategy is that you can leverage your family and friends Facebook account to get more social traffic your WordPress website. In other words, you can automagically publish your WordPress blog posts to your family and friends Facebook Timeline (if they permit you to do so).
So, without any further ado let’s go ahead and dive into this stuff.
Firstly, you need to make sure that you have a WordPress.com account set up already and if you don’t, go here to get one for yourself. Then what? After opening an account with WordPress.com the next thing you need to do is to install and activate the JetPack plugin.
Now, the next thing for you to do is to Connect JetPack with the WordPress.com account you've just created and if you've not created an account yet with WordPress.com, make sure you do that.
If you've been following me from the beginning up till this very stage we are right now, you should see the below screen too after clicking on 'Connect JetPack.'
Then you click on 'Approve' and wait for a while till it finish approving your WordPress.com account. Make sense?
Once your JetPack account is connected successfully, you should the above screen on your computer as well. Then the next thing you need to do is to click on 'Activate Recommended Features.' After clicking on 'Activate Recommended Features' you should see the below screen on your computer too;
Then, take a look at the above image at the top left side where you see JetPack, click on settings i.e. JetPack >> Settings. Once you click on 'Settings' a screen will open up for you, click on 'Engagement' as in the image below;
Once you click on 'Engagement,' scroll down the page and you will find 'Publicize.' Once you locate it, click on it and a drop down menu will appear where you will find 'Configure your Publicize Settings.' After you've clicked on that you will see the below picture on your computer screen;
Click on connect next to any social network you wish to automagically publish your WordPress post to.
There are definitely many ways to automatically publish WordPress posts to social networks. What I did here was to share with you what has worked for myself and thousands of people across the globe and I hoped you find great value in it.
I want to give you other great articles on how to share your blog posts to social media networks. Check the below links out:
- 8 Ways to Automatically Share Your Blog Posts - ManageWP
- Auto Share Blog Posts on Facebook and other Social Networks
- How to Auto Post to Facebook and Twitter From WordPress