The easiest way to install AddThis is to log into your WordPress.org blog dashboard and configure it there. The instructions below will walk you step by step on how to install, configure and integrate analytics into your AddThis widget. These instructions are for WordPress 2.7+ (PHP 5+ only). For older versions of WordPress, click here.
- Download the plugin to your computer and unzip it
- Upload it into your wp-content/plugin directory
- Log into your WordPress dashboard, click on the ‘Plugins‘ tab, and activate the AddThis plugin
- (Optional) In Settings > AddThis, add your AddThis.com username, and customize freely
Log-in to your WordPress blog.
Click on Plugins in the sidebar.
Click the Add New button.
In the search box, type AddThis, and click Search.
In the results page, click Install Now.
On the Install page, click Activate Plugin.
To start setting up your new AddThis widget, click on Settings in the left sidebar.
Then click AddThis in the left sidebar.
To configure the style, location, and set up analytics, follow the instructions on this page. When you’ve finished setting everything up, click Save Changes, and you’re done!
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