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Monday, March 22, 2021

re: the button
Just a blog-housekeeping note, for my own records: As of today, I’ve installed the Topsy Retweet Button for WordPress plugin.

Thus have I added a true one-click social media widget to this blog. I previously installed CommenTwitter, and it remains in place, but it’s fallen well short of my hopes in spreading this blog’s permalinks. I have to face it: People don’t want to jump through any content-creation hoops just to add to the Twitter-stream. A retweet button is a dead-simple solution, so we’ll see how it goes.

I’ve done very little to enable the Topsy plugin; thankfully, it appears to be working correctly straight out of the box. I may have to tweak it going forward, but for now, it is what it is. I’ve already seen a few reverse-trackbacks on old posts come back as a result, and that’s what I’m looking for, so it’s so far, so good.

by Costa Tsiokos, Mon 03/22/2010 11:29pm
Category: Bloggin', Social Media Online
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    Blog-housekeeping note: Starting today, I’ve installed Twitter’s official Tweet Button onto this blog, for both individual posts and aggregate post pages. This replaces the Topsy Retweet Button that I’d installed as a plugin back in M…

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