WordPress Social Cards plugin enables the user to generate OG (open graph) images for their posts which they want to share on Facebook and Twitter so that when the users share their posts so a post image will get generated for their post showing the related content of the post in a much more effective way which basically attracts more users towards your post.
The user will get a zip file which he has to upload in the “Add New” menu option in the WordPress admin panel. For this login to WordPress Admin Panel and Under the Dashboard hover your mouse over the “Plugins” menu option which brings out a Sub-Menu and then select the “Add New” option.
After this, you will see an option on the top of your page that is “Upload Plugin”, click the option to upload the zip file.
After clicking on the “Upload Plugin” option, below that you will see a button “Choose File” click on the button to browse for the zip file as per the snapshot below.
After browsing the file, click the “Install Now” button to install the plugin as per the snapshot.
Now when the plugin is installed correctly, you will see the success message and an option to activate the plugin. Click on “Activate Plugin” to activate the installed plugin.
After installing the plugin the admin will configure the settings for the social card plugin to generate the social card for their posts accordingly. The admin can configure the plugin settings under Settings > Social Cards.
The admin can select the background color for the post image from the various range of color choices including Flat Color and Gradient Color options.
After that, the admin can configure the text settings and can select the Font Family for the text to be visible on the social post card.
The admin can also set the Font Size for the text to be shown on the social post card.
The admin can also select the text color from the range of color options provided as per his requirement.
After that, the admin will set the text alignment and padding as per his requirement. Now, the admin will select the override option if he is using Yoast plugin so that the featured image will get override with the OG image generated by the plugin accordingly.
After saving the settings the admin can also view the sample of the Generated Image.
That’s all for the WordPress Social Cards. Still, have an issue feel free to add a ticket and let us know your views to make the module better webkul.uvdesk.com
Current Product Version - 1.0.0
Supported Framework Version - WordPress 4.4.x, 4.7.x, 4.8.x, 4.9.x