Today i look through the biggest and most popular blogs on the web to see that which social media share buttons and API’s they are using as there main sharing option. Obviously there are social media services on the web (like add this) which are offering almost all the social media, sharing and bookmarking websites to share your post but blogs use some main and selected sharing buttons on the page which are there most favorite or the most popular sharing service on the web like Facebook share button and Tweet Mini Green color retweet button. Blogs these days give you all or other sharing options with some exclusive sharing option, most visible and most easy to share on the post pages.
There are 100’s of websites now on where you can share you favorite URL’s, posts and pages but you can’t embed all the websites;s sharing buttons and icons on a one single page. You have to choose which is the best and the most liked by the people or which service is the most popular and important from these hundreds of websites these days, so you can choose 3 or 4 most exclusive and popular service or share button on your blog or post pages.
If you take a look on the worlds biggest blogs of every nature or they are covering and publishing any kind of content like mashable, tech crunch, readwriteweb, boy genious, life hacker, gizmodo, smashing magazine, abduzeedo, what they are offering and which sharing option they are using as the most exclusive and special. Well there are some of the most popular and almost the same on these blogs.
1. Retweet Button
The TweetMeme retweet button is for website and blog publishers who want to encourage their audience to tweet their content on Twitter. The button shows a live count of the number of times your webpage or blog post has been tweeted.
2. Facebook Share Button