WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. It has many features including a plug-in architecture and a template system.
WordPress is used by over 14.7% of Alexa Internet’s “top 1 million” websites and as of August 2011 manages 22% of all new websites. WordPress is currently the most popular CMS in use on the Internet.
Facebook is a social networking service and website launched in February 2004, operated and privately owned by Facebook Inc. As of February 2012, Facebook has more than 845 million active users.
Users must register before using the site, after which they may create a personal profile, add other users as friends, and exchange messages, including automatic notifications when they update their profile.
Premium WordPress Facebook Plugins
01: Facebook Subscribe for WordPress
Facebook Subscribe for WordPress brings you full control and support of Facebook’s New Subscribe Button social plugin. FB Sub for WordPress is the only plugin offering full shortcode + template tag support for WordPress. MORE INFO
02: Facebook Quiz Application – WordPress plugin
03: FB Page Integrator – WordPress Plugin
WordPress plugin that will allow you to create content for Facebook Fan Pages (iframe) using WordPress. You can show an image, SWF file, video from YouTube/Vimeo… FB Integrator using shortcodes for pre and post-LIKE page so you can easily hide content for non-fans and create “Call to Action” on the welcome page. MORE INFO
WP4FB is a cool WordPress Facebook Plugin for making and maintaining FaceBook pages from WordPress. It offers some really special features controlling what content on Facebook your fans can see and when. MORE INFO
05: Facebook Page Themes via WordPress Admin
This plugin comes with five fully coded Facebook Themes that can be seen on our Facebook Page. You can check the links in live preview. All aspects of each theme (images, slideshows, text, logo,etc.) can be added and edited via WordPress Admin which means you do not have to do edit html/php files. Everyone can now add and edit their own content without a hassle. MORE INFO
06: Facebook Likebox Slider for WordPress
Nice looking slider plugin for facebook and other social sites. MORE INFO
07: Social Traffic Pop for WordPress
Social Traffic Pop combines Facebook, Google +1, and some great Twitter features to create a very powerful social media marketing tool. MORE INFO
08: Facebook Plugins, Comments & Dialogs for WordPress
This is a suite of 7 Facebook plugins that can be integrated with one line of code. It’s using WordPress shortcodes to make it very simple to add a Facebook plugin or dialog into any blog post or page. The plugins also comes with 4 widgets ready to be customized + a way to automatically add a Like button and/or the Facebook comment system into all your posts and pages. MORE INFO
09: Facebook Walleria – WordPress Plugin
Facebook Walleria is a WordPress Plugin that embeds a number of Facebook Objects into your website. It uses the Facebook Graph to pull information about Albums, Photos, Feed, Comments, Events and presents the information on your website in a sleek style. Instead of doing a double job of updating your site and Facebook profile, Facebook Walleria enables you to update your albums, events and feed on Facebook with the changes appearing in real-time on your website. MORE INFO
10: Facebook WPress Viral tool for WordPress
This Facebook plugin for WordPress enables you to add some Facebook functionalities to your WordPress blog or website, including the Facebook connect functionalities (connecting with Facebook, creating a WordPress account using Facebook… ). This plugin also provides a way for blog owners to post updates to their user’s wall, and store their user’s emails for marketing or newsletter uses. MORE INFO
11: WordPress Like Locker – Like to Read Plugin
This is a pretty cool plugin and maybe the first of its kind. It allows you to wrap your post content in a “Like Locker” that will require the user to like the post to view the content. If you have some premium content or a download (could be an ebook, source files to a tutorial) this is a great way to build virality to a valuable resource by asking visitors to spread the word before showing the link. MORE INFO
12: Facebook Like to Download for WordPress
Facebook Like to Download for WordPress allows you to turn the Like Button into a social media like / traffic building download button. MORE INFO
13: SocialBox – Social WordPress Widget
With SocialBox you get an absolutely easy to use WordPress Plugin which enables you to add a sleek social widget to your WordPress site or blog. It supports several social networks and displays the current numbers of Facebook Page Likes, Twitter, Dribbble, Forrst and Digg Followers and YouTube and Vimeo Channel and Feedburner Feed Subscriptions. You can enter default values which will be shown as a fallback if the related API is not reachable. MORE INFO
14: attentionGrabber: WordPress Notification Bar
This is not directly a Facebook plugin, but it allows you to grab the attention of your visitors by placing a simple, fully customizable banner on your site. attentionGrabber is a plugin for WordPress that allows you to add a notification bar in your website or blog. With this plugin you can easilydisplay facebook Like button, custom texts, Twitter posts and even Feed RSS. MORE INFO
Free WordPress Facebook Plugins
Facebook AWD is an all in one Facebook capabilities for wordpress. Add like button, like box, activity box, FB Comments, Open Graph and FB connect
This plugin merge Facebook Comments with native WordPress Comments System. Need Facebook AWD All in One plugin.
WassUp is a WordPress plugin to track your visitors in real time. It has a very readable and fancy admin console to keep tracks of your blog’s users visits.
Add Facebook Like and Send buttons in your WordPress posts or pages. If the user is already logged into Facebook, the plugin display profile photos below the button of a user’s friends who have liked the URL specified.
Add To Facebook is a simple plugin which will add a link at the bottom of the current article, so that your readers can easily share the article with their friends on Facebook.
Fotobook is a WordPress plugin that will link to your Facebook account(s) and import all of your photo albums for use in your WordPress installation.
Facebook Button Plugin allows you to add follow button in the most easiest and flexible way.
This Facebook plugin alllows you to automatically post your WordPress blog publications to your Facebook profile’s wall. It will also pull in images from that post to display to your friends from their FB news feed and allow them to comment on the article at Facebook.
If you’ve ever wanted to export your Facebook friends’ updates into your blog this WordPress Facebook plugin is perfect for your needs. In additional to importing your friends’ status updates RSS feed, it also grabs your own activity feed so that you can display it a dashboard widget in your WP admin panel without logging into Facebook.
This WordPress Facebook plugin lets you display your status update from Facebook in your WP blog’s sidebar via a widget. It also works with Twitter, Last.FM and other social networks that allow users to update their status.
JanRain RPX WordPress Facebook plugin allows your site to accept logins via various methods, including Facebook Connect, Google, Yahoo, Twitter, MySpaceID, AOL, Windows Live ID and OpenID. After installing this plugin, your users can sign-in and commenting to your blog through these providers and have the providers icons beside the commenters.
This WordPress Facebook plugin creates a simple link on the bottom of your WordPress post or page that visitors can use to share your site’s content on Facebook. The admin can set the link to display as simple text, a Facebook icon, or a “Share on Facebook” button either automatically or using the plugin’s template tag.
A WordPress Facebook plugin that adds Facebook Connect login abilities to your WP blog permitting readers to comment using their Facebook profile. The plugin also allows you to manually publish your blog posts to your FB profile, an FB application, or a Facebook fan page. Other add-ons for this plugin can extend its functionality to import other great features geared toward integrating with Facebook and promoting your website’s content there.
If you have a Facebook fan page for your blog, you can display any recent updates and new fans using this fan box plugin. Customized settings for this WordPress plugin permits the admin to change the appearance, dimensions, stream stories, and limit the number of fans that are shown.
This handy WordPress Facebook plugin provides the administrator with statistics and charts about how many of your site’s posts have been shared on Facebook, how many Likes they’ve accumulated, the number of Facebook comments that were created per post, and how many visits from Facebook each post generated for you.
A WP plugin for Facebook that integrates the new Like button for sharing content with your Facebook friends. Features include the ability to access your Facebook fan pages, send updates to fans, change the width and height of the button, display the share count, change font and color of the button, show the Facebook profile pictures, display or hide the button anywhere on your site, and much more.
Gigya allows you to authenticate users through Facebook Connect, MySpaceID, Twitter, Google, Yahoo and AOL. Beside this, you can update your social networking sites within your blog and invite your friends to visit your blog through this plugin. Upon activation, just go to Gigya website and get your API and Scret Keys to use this plugin.
Facebook Posted Items plugin allows you to display posted items from Facebook on your blogs. The fetched post items are in unordered list and you can style them easily. The plugin page shows you how to get the link for your Facebook posted items.
QuailPress allows you to intergrate with Facebook Share so that users can easily share your posts on their Facebook accounts.
This plugin will generate a separate feed for Facebook. If you don’t like how Facebook handles your blog feed, then you can use this plugin to generate excerpts only feed for Facebook.