SocialMark is a WordPress plugin that allows adding overlay/watermark to social media post link share preview. It gives the option to use different images for social media (Twitter, Facebook) and add overlay/watermark to the preview. The plugin enables 2 different watermark positions(9 in premium version) to set overlay at different places on the post image. There are two settings options: universal settings for all posts and pages, post-wise settings for individual page/post. SocialMark also works with Yoast SEO and RankMath plugin’s open graph settings. Add sponsored image on your social media news/post preview easily.
SocialMark Plugin Features:
- Automatic Process: The plugin will generate different SocialMark image based on your settings.
- Auto Resize: Automatically resize image based on aspect ratio
- Different Position: You can set your watermark/overlay from 2 different positions on your featured image
- Transparent Image: Overlay image can be transparent
- Extensive Settings: 1 Setting all posts/pages.
- Unlimited Overlay/Watermark: Upload unlimited overlay/watermark image and choose the one you need from the list
- Enable/Disable: It is posible to enable or disable SocialMark all posts and pages
- Transparent Overlay Support: Overlay image can be tranparent
- Yoast SEO Supported: This plugin can generate image for Yoast SEO plugin open graph meta also
- RankMath Supported: Automatically generate Twitter and Facebook image for RankMath plugin
- Change og:image for: JetPack, All in one SEO, SEO press, OG, Open Graph and Twitter Card Tags, graphite, and all other plugins.
[+] SocialMark Premium Version Extra Features – Only $14.90/year:
- All Free Features plus
- Different Position: Add overlay/watermark to your social media post preview image at 9 different positions.
- Post-wise Settings: You can set different overlay for every post/page individually.
- Category-wise Settings: You can set different overlay for specifice category’s posts.
- WooCommerce: You can set overlay and different featured image for WooCommerce product for social media.
- Custom Post Type Support: Enable/Disable SocialMark for custom post types such as property, car, directory etc.
- Disable for old posts: Disable SocialMark for old posts by entering a date.
- Different Feature Image: You can upload different feature image only for social media
- Enable/Disable: It is posible to enable or disable SocialMark for any post or page individually as well as enable/disable all posts/pages
- Full Width Image Auto Generation: Full width image generation with background color for square size and portrait images
- Regular Feature Update: We usually add customer requested complex features exclusively on premium version
- From the WP admin panel, click “Plugins” -> “Add new”
- In the browser Click on “Upload Plugin”
- Choose the “socialmark” plugin zip file and click “Install Now”
- Activate the plugin
- Go to SocialMark Plugin Settings or Click “SocialMark” from admin menu
- Add Overlay
- Select plugin options
- Save Changes
- You are ready to go
- Alternatively, you can manually upload the plugin to your wp-content/plugins directory
- Don’t forget to add feature image to your post
- Easy way to test social media open graph preview https://www.opengraph.xyz/
Why You need This plugin?
- To change social media preview of your post. For example- You run a newspaper website and you want to add a logo or a promotional watermark to your every post preview on social media. So every time visitor shares your post, this plugin will preview the feature image with the logo/watermark without changing your original page image.
How to Use SocialMark?
- Please check installation section. It’s easy.
- Please be sure you added at least one overlay image. Then on the settings page you press the “save changes” button.
- This plugin uses PHP GD library for image modification. Make sure you installed PHP GD extension on your server.
- SocialMark saves automatically generated open graph images into wp-content/uploads folder. Please make sure your “wp-content/uploads” folder is writable.
- Press CTRL+U to open view code of your single post webpage -> press CTRL+F to open search text box -> Type ‘og:image’ if there is more than 1 search result than please uninstall the other plugin which has generated open graph image url.
- Still NOT Working? Please email to shawonfreelance at gmail.com We will get back to you within 24 hours and will debug the issue ASAP.
How to check preview?
- Simply go to https://www.opengraph.xyz/ and enter your url.
How to change my old Facebook share preview?
- Simply go to https://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug/ and enter your url then press scape again.
Will it work with Yoast SEO and RankMath plugin?
- We have tested on our side. Our plugin works with both of these plugins.
Why I need pro version?
- Free version has only 2 overlay positions: center and bottom-center. But premium version has 9 different positions to allow you more flexibility. You can set different image, watermark, position for every post/page/category individually while free version allows you to set same image for all of your posts.
Buy Premium Version
Contributors and Developers
“SocialMark – Easy Watermark/Logo on Social Media Post Link Share Preview” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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- Initial release
- php fopen include path issue fixed
- dynamic image path generation added. Easy to debug now. WooCommerce support for paid version implemented.
- socialmark excluded from homepage. Yoast SEO issue fixed. Debug tab added to admin panel
- Debug socialmark by url updated. Custom post support and disable for older post implemented for paid version.
- Paid version yoast and rankmath conflict with custom post type solved.
- Paid version custom post type sidebar added
- SocialMark and Yoast SEO Bug Fixed
- Free Version: Bug fixes, Paid version: Full width image generation with background color for square size images
- Bug fixes, added support for JetPack, All in one SEO, SEO press, OG, Open Graph and Twitter Card Tags, graphite, and all other plugins.
- Bug fixed
- Force url replace enable/disable, twitter card image support for yoast SEO
- Bug Fixed
- Bug Fixed, whatsapp and telegram support updated, freemium updated
- RankMath Issue Fixed