Getting Counts for Twitter Links, Facebook Likes/Shares, and Google (+1) PlusOnes in PHP

I am working on a project where I need to know the number of social shares on Facebook, Twitter, and Google +1 (plusone). Facebook and Twitter make this easy with a simple URL that returns clear JSON data, but Google has not offered an official way to do it yet. However, I found someone who… Continue reading Getting Counts for Twitter Links, Facebook Likes/Shares, and Google (+1) PlusOnes in PHP

Create a Custom Facebook Share Button for your iFrame Tab

A common feature of Facebook is the use of being able to ‘Share’ objects whether these objects are videos or links. If you’re anything like us then you like to have full control over what and how you share it, this proved rather difficult until now. In this tutorial we are going to show you,… Continue reading Create a Custom Facebook Share Button for your iFrame Tab