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How to install social sharing buttons on Google Tag Manager

The following tutorial will help you install GetSocial on Google Tag Manager (GTM). It provides a simple guide for you to have Social Follow Buttons & other apps in under two minutes.

Create a GetSocial Account

00 create account

The first step to take is to create an account on GetSocial. Submit your webiste and email and you'll be ready to go. You can have multiple websites under the same account, for ease of management.

Copy GetSocial's library code

After you've created your GetSocial account, you'll notice an alert on the top of the page, with a script code. Copy that code.

01 copy code

Install GetSocial via Google Tag Manager

Log into your GTM account and add a new Tag. On the Tag Type, select "Custom HTML Tag".

05 gtm new tag

The next thing to do is to paste the code in the HTML container that just appeared.

06 gtm new tag 2

Lastly, select "All Pages" on the Fire on selector. This will trigger this code in all pages on your website. Don't forget to publish your tag & changes.

07 gtm new tag 3

You're done - Go use GetSocial!

GetSocial is a all-in-one toolkit for social media and analytics. With 15+ different features, we'll do our best to help you grow your traffic, shares, followers and social conversions.