Showing the share count on each article is also the social proof of you. The counts can get your readers to share even more. Creating a simple share count for each article in WordPress can be useful. We will learn how to use PHP and WordPress functions to get the counts for each of our article.
Have you ever used Jetpack Sharing module? This is a great module that displays sharing buttons at your will with enough settings to customise which social media you want to use and how will the buttons be displayed. In this tutorial we will create the sharing functionality similar to Jetpack.