How To Add Whatsapp Sharing Button On WordPress

Now if you are looking for easy to follow tips on how to include Whatsapp button for sharing on WordPress when you are using an iOS format, then this is the article that you should read. Whatsapp is an application that has taken the market by storm and it has become tremendously popular.

This application allows users to  send voice and text messages from anywhere in the world. There are many marketers that are considering using this as a tool to market services and products all over the world.

When you link  this application to your website you will see an increase in  the traffic in no time. You must keep in mind that the usage of cell phones is constantly on the rise.

How To Add Whatsapp Sharing Button On WordPress

So you can imagine the kind of traffic you will attract if you combine an application like Whatsapp with your WordPress website. Experts have stated that the day is not really far when people will use  Whatsapp to share their blogs

Surveys have revealed that by adding a Whatsapp sharing button on websites that use WordPress will actually generate more shares than popular social websites. So  it makes a lot of sense when we share using whats app rather than use the email to share important things.

Whatsapp is really fast and very helpful. The best part about adding a Whatsapp share button on your WordPress is that you will be able to share more statistics and data without any problems at all.

The kind of traffic that Whatsapp gets is huge. Half the world’s population is using this application on their smartphones. Now, it has become easy to install the Whatsapp share button on WordPress. You can consult many online tutorials both written and videos to learn the entire process. You just have to follow certain steps systematically and Voila!

You can install Whatsapp share button on your WordPress website. You may  be under the impression that  other social media sites are far better but they are not as fast as Whatsapp. So, have a Whatsapp sharing button on your WordPress blog and let your content reach right on the fingertips of your readers.

Adding the Whatsapp share button on WordPress

whatsapp share button wordpress

  • Firstly you have to download the Whatsapp and then install it on WordPress: Click here to download whatsaapp
  • After you have activated the plugin head in the settings; you also have to configure the other settings fast. The configuration process is quite fast and you do not have to spend too much time on it.
  • You are also allowed to reduce the length of the website’s url.
  • You can then choose the number of pages you wish to add to the url and you are set to get started.

This is a very useful tool that can be used to send viral but then you have to make sure that you use the right content at all times. So follow the tips in the article and you will face no problems at all.

Mobile share bar plugin for Whatsapp button(  Android only)

whatsapp share button wordpress by mobile bar plugin

Displays a customizable bar with WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook and Google+ share buttons on top or bottom of your website.

Get this  plugin here

  1. Upload the mobile-sharebar folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the WordPress Mobile ShareBar plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Configure the plugin by going to the Mobile ShareBar menu that appears in your admin-settings menu

More and more traffic

By using the Mobile ShareBar you get more and more social traffic to your website! Users will share your good content by using the best-visual-buttons of Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and WhatsApp with their friends. Especially WhatsApp is nearly the best way to share websites on smartphones.

The shortcode:

As well as having the WhatsApp share button insert automatically, you can also insert the button manually within any page, post or template by simply using the following shortcode:


To enter the shortcode directly into templates using PHP, enter

echo do_shortcode('[whatsapp]');

customizable bar with WhatsApp

customizable bar with WhatsApp 1

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About Sonam Chawla

Sonam is a passionate content expert and copywriter. Qualified with M.Phil. in English Literature, she has been writing for the past 7 years for web and loves to work on every niche. Her clients have always appreciated her for her work and creativity. She has recently started blogging for herself after researching enough about the industry. Find her on Google+.


  1. Shreya

    I really don’t knew it whatsapp can be added to wordpress blog.. Found something great here gonna add this to all my wordpress site. Thanks for the great info..

    • Hey Shreya, Thanks for liking this this post. Adding whatsapp can be very useful for wordpress.

  2. abhinav

    amazed to know that we can integrate whatsapp to wordpress ! really helpful thanks >..

    • Sonam Chawla

      Thanks for the kind words Abhinav. Stay connected for more of such tips

  3. techgenius

    Whatsapp can be added on a site, i never thought it. thanks for nice post.

  4. Read it on shoutmeloud 2 days ago :3 -_-


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