You can call the display method within your theme or plugin file to include the share buttons. The “function exists” part ensures this code only runs if Shared Counts is active. You can also pass the following parameters to the display method: Location: adds a CSS class to the shared-counts-wrap so you can apply location-specific […]
The “Included Total” field in Shared Counts displays the sum total of counts across all the other buttons you’re displaying. It does not use the “total” value you see when editing a post. For instance, if you don’t include a Pinterest button on your site, it won’t include your Pinterest pins in the count total. […]
You can modify what URL is used to find share counts, and what URL is shared when a share button is clicked. This is useful when you’re building a website locally or in a staging environment and want to see the actual counts for the production (live) version of a post.