Promote your website with social plugins
The social media plugins allow your visitors to share your articles from your website to their favorite social media network (facebook, twitter, etc). This can help to gather more traffic to your website.
If you want to achieve this, you can use a plugin that will offer the link from your website to the a social media network for your visitors.
Bellow are some social media plugins for the most popular content management systems (CMSs):
- Nice Social Bookmark module for Joomla
- ShareThis module for Drupal
- Social Bookmarks module for WordPress
- From AddThis website you can use code to add manually many different social media buttons to your website.
Where to pay attention
As everything foreign to your website, so the social plugins create a degree of dependence to it from third party pages. You should be sure that the plugin that you will use is from a reputable manufacturer (eg. facebook, google etc.).