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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 41f1658d5535d034e2c5da6ebb00df807dc6d22eed6816e5fe587d63380aa121

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 bdadf43c3aa597c1b1f98ba8dd2443c56e9fe98503b0308cee9b6e37fa37bc83

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 997cc82c823410bde9bdb59d763d3ebf4c791a924b96ac1dace107ad4fb52523

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

06 gtm new tag 2 86161081ea24dca77f19244700bebe570c267aa9e66ee1a156235d853ffac028

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 2aa81fa48041dd762dd5124b9b902dcb779d153dd5fd52a61cbd58a0b2bc6075

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.