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How to Add the Facebook Like Box in WordPress

Many bloggers are using Facebook Like Box / Facebook Fan Box on thier sites.It is the best way to increase your Facebook page likes and allows your users to get updates from your Facebook page to thier news feed.There are many ways available to add the FB Like Box in WordPress.Official Facebook like box plugin is also available for WordPress.In this article i’ll show you How to Add the Facebook Like Box in WordPress.

How to Add the Facebook Like Box in WordPress:

How to Add the Facebook Like Box in WordPress

Add FB like box using FB official plugin:

The simplest way to add like box to your WP site is by using official Facebook plugin for WordPress.First of all download and activate Facebook plugin.Download it by clicking here.After downloading and installing the plugin,  simply go to Appearance » Widgets, darg and drop Facebook plugin to your sidebar.Now add your Facebook page url in URL field and modify other settings.

How to Add the Facebook Like Box in WordPress

Add FB like box without using any plugin:

You can also Add FB like box without using any plugin.In order to Add Facebook fan page box without using any plugin go to Facebook Like Box Page.Just give your Facebook Page URL and configure other settings.Now click on Get Code button to get the code of like box.

Add Facebook like box without using any plugin

When you click on Get Code button, Facebook shows you multiple ways to add like box.You can choose from URL, Iframe, XFBML and HTML5.Iframe code is so easy to add like box, so i recommend you to use iframe code.Other ways require you to edit your functions.php file.But iFrame is the only way to add like box without modifying your wordpress files.

Add FB like box using iFrame code:

Click on iFrame tab to get your like box code, copy all the code.Go to your site login to your account and go to Appearance » Widgets, drag and drop text widget to your sidebar, paste the iFrame code of like box in textarea and enter title.Just click on save button.Now visit your site to view your like box.

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Muhammad Tahir lives in Lahore, Pakistan. Loves to read and write articles about tech and web resources online.

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