Share buttons are a big help to our blog to let our visitors to share or like our blog post or our website into their social networking sites like Facebook,Google Plus,Linkedin and Twitter etc..
It is more easy for them when they scroll down a webpage that they still be able to share or like our posts when they see that share buttons still appear in the page even when they scroll down to the bottom.
A Floating Share Button is a social sharing widget that when you scroll down a certain webpage,this widget is still visible to your eyes as it goes when you scroll.Mostly of this floating widgets are vertical and located on the left side of a website or blog.But you can opt to put them on the right part.The sizes vary depending on how many social icons you want to put.
The advantage of having this tool is it increases your blog post or website to be shared or liked.Visitors don't find it difficult sharing or liking your posts or website without scrolling back to a certain area just to find those static buttons.
There are blogs out there that offers free use of their script of floating share buttons but some of them contain hidden links and could affect your website's loading time and reputation.Though these scripts of them are very helpful just choose which of their scripts are compatible to your website and less bugs.
Just go to addthis.com and sign up then follow instructions on how to put addthis widgets to your websites and blogs.
It's horizontal widget is placed at the bottom and also floats.The sizes vary on how many social icons and whether you put counters on it.
The vertical share bar can be put on the left or right side
of your blog.
What's nice with this share buttons is you can put a flying twitter bird.
You can get their code through your email
Like addthis.com you can track your sharing activity through your account in their website.To get this widget just sign up to their website and start making your floating share buttons.