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How to enable Addthis sharing content?

asked 2013-08-16 15:32:01 -0600

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Askbot by default support sharing for major social networks like facebook and Twitter. However, I would like to use which is support more networks and support sharing counts per social network.

Also Addthis offer Smart Layers which is really awesome, and can boost traffic and views for your Q/A site.

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answered 2013-08-16 15:41:26 -0600

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Solution is the following

First, register with and chose the sharing services you like For example "Share Buttons" and copy the JS code.

Now open this template using any editor


remove the code in this file or comment the code with

<!-- orginal code Start
orginal code end -->

And insert your AddThis JS code in this file, save file, upload (using FTP) and replace.

Note: the option "Track when users share by copying your URL" will break your title in browsers and google search, so you have to disable it, maybe @Evgeny could help with this.

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