The share button component

The share button component, whose option icon is shown in figure 1, creates a social sharing button.

Figure 1. the share button option icon

When a visitor clicks a share button, a panel of sharing options is displayed, as shown in figure 2. The visitor can the share the page by e-mail or on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or LinkedIn.

Figure 2. a share button with sharing options displayed

Editing a share button

Click anywhere on a share button to display the share button window, as shown in figure 3.

Figure 3. the share button window

The share button window lets you change the following settings:

Button label
The text displayed on the share button.
Button alignment
Whether the button should be left-aligned, right-aligned, or centred.

Click OK to apply the changes to the share button. Click Cancel to return to the page without changing the share button.