Wordpress like button plugin

Create beautiful buttons with Lyket - Wordpress like button plugin

Lyket Wordpress like button plugin lets you create beautiful like buttons on your Wordpress website!

You can then see the buttons statistics on your private area, in your own dashboard

One of the biggest perks of using Lyket is that your visitors don't need to login to leave a token of appreciation, still Lyket is able to detect if a visitor has already liked your content.

This is both great for user experience and for privacy concerns, because your visitors don't have to identify and their data remain in their own hands!

To learn more about how we value privacy, how visitors are recognized and how you can change the privacy settings, read our documentation.

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You can find Lyket like buttons official Lyket plugin in the Wordpress plugin directory. Since you are there don't forget to...

Implementing Lyket is quite simple. Let's go through all the steps!

1. Install the plugin

First install the like button plugin from the Wordpress plugin directoryor search for keyword "Lyket", or "like button" tag in the "Add new" search form.

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When installed you will see the settings menu on your Wordpress sidebar.

2. Registrate to Lyket

To registrate, navigate to Lyket registration page and copy the alpha-numeric key that you will get after registration, the API key.

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3. Authorize Lyket

If you click on the menu button in the Wordpress sidebar you will see the user settings page. This is where you need to insert the API key you copied in the settings page

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4. Choose a button type

With our like button plugin you can create like, clap and like/dislike buttons for pages and posts. Remember to enable buttons to see them in your pages and posts!

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Each button type has different behaviors, styles and out-of-the-box templates, let's have a look at them, one by one!

Like button

Like buttons behave like Twitter buttons. Users can only like once and a subsequent call from the same user will remove the user's like.

  • Simple:
  • Twitter:
  • Chevron:

Like/dislike button

Like/dislike buttons, or Updown buttons, behave like Reddit buttons. Visitors can only like or dislike once and a subsequent call from the same visitor will remove the visitor's vote or unvote.

UpdownButton Templates
  • Simple:
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  • Reddit:
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  • Chevron
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Clap button

Clap buttons behave like Medium applauses. Users can like multiple times and every other call from the same user will increment the claps number.

ClapButton Templates
  • Simple:
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  • Medium:
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  • Heart:
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5. Style the buttons

You can change the default colors for page and posts separately, and see the live preview of your changes before saving in the preview window on top!

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  • Pressed like button color - Changes the color of the "like" button, when user has liked.
  • Pressed dislike button color - Changes the color of the "dislike" button, when user has disliked.
  • Inactive button color - Changes the background color of the inactive button.
  • Counter font color - Changes the counter's text color.
  • Icon color - Changes the icon's color.
  • Animation color - Changes the animation's color.

Let's see an example for a like/dislike button

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