AX Social Stream in brief
AX Social Stream WordPress plugin is the right choose for website admins and developers who are looking for an easy way to combine all of their social media posts, images and videos into one single social stream and display on their website.
With this plugin you can create a social media stream including all of your social media public pages/accounts/channels with multiple feed options, and you can display them in 6 different display layouts including Wall, Grid, Carousel, Timeline, Rotating Feed and Ajax Tabbed Feed.
You can add as many as Twitter non-protected accounts, Facebook pages or Instagram accounts managed by you or any other publisher.
It supports 14 and growing social networks and includes about 29 feed options.
Your visitors will be able to share your posts on their social accounts or reply, retweet or favorite the Twitter posts from your Social Stream. They can even filter your social stream by network, tag or using a search phrase.
You can also change the style of your social stream using the theme manager and/or writing custom CSS stylesheets, and make it unique to your website.
8 different display layouts
Wall, Grid, Carousel, Timeline, Rotating Feed, Sticky Rotating Feed, Ajax Tabbed Feed & Sticky Ajax Tabbed Feed.
Rotating and ajax tabbable feeds
Feature to display block of ads along with social items on your Social Stream.
Slideshow Presentation View
Feature to display social items in full lightbox slideshow for presenting and wide screens.
The plugin is fully responsive which enables you to be used in mobile friendly websites.
5 ways to add to your website
Supports 14 and growing channels
Plugin licensing and automatic updates.
Multiple streams in page
Ability to add multiple unlimited social streams in one page on your website.
Multiple combinations of feeds
Processing multiple IDs or feeds per network.
Load more items
Load more items feature available for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, Flickr, YouTube, Vimeo, VK and Vine.
Feature to cache social feeds data on the server to reduce up download time with the possibility to define the cache time.
Possibility to add custom layout & writing CSS stylesheets to make the social stream unique to the website.
Defining assets size
Allowing to set the image width/height for feed items’ images & videos.
Set responsive breakpoints
Feature to set the number of items displaying on the screen on different screen sizes for masonry & carousel layouts.
Date/time display format
Feature to display the date on items in different formats.
Images lazy loading
Feature to enable/disable images lazy loading on the social stream.
Ability to pin a post on top of the social stream or remove a post of the social stream.
Ability to setup proxy for API connections.
Online debug log feature available in backend.
Custom results limiting
Feature to limit the number of results to display on the social stream based on recentness or separately defined for each feed.
Share posts on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or LinkedIn from the social stream on your website.
Customization of social network colors & icons.
Displaying number of comments & likes and showing recent comments on any social network which is possible.
Open in lightbox
Feature to open images & videos in lightbox or slideshow window.
More than 30 types of feeds are supported
Social APIs Restrictions
There are some restriction from social network APIs that are making some limitations for us on top of building this plugin that are listed here.
What customers say?
Great plugin and functionality with excellent customer service.
After using this app for two years, I have to say it is a great app and has fantastic support.
For customer support and for plugin code quality it is one of my best experiences on CodeCanyon. Great Job!
It's really easy to use and implement on your website. Highly customizable, no bugs until the moment.
Excellent plugin, works amazingly well. Love the caching function especially!
Love it !!! Easy to customize and works like a charm!
The plugin has a lot of options, which is great, but even better is that it is well documented. Additionally, I found a bug and reported it to them, and it was patched within a day.
Best fast code helpers in themeforest. A great amazing customer service even its a hard service as is with social media. They back every single email to you and not only that they go to your server fix it but, also explain you in details the reason why it wasn't working. Thank you guys!!!
Really good stuff for automation your site!
Great Customizable and flexible social stream. Amazing customer service and support for Plug In Do Buy! This is an amazing addition to my little community and I am best pleased. GLWS!!!
The plugin is very beautiful and functional. Really worth it!
I choose the customer support for giving them the best putuation because they are ABSOLUTELY competitive with their responsabilities and job. I'm also very happy with the plugin functions and appearance (I can customize a lot of things). The plugin works perfectly and it's very visual. It's amazing! Please, if you are doubting if what social network plugin you should buy I recommend you 100% the WordPress AX Social Stream. Thanks Axent Media team, for everything!!!
Frequently asked questions
Can I use the plugin in WordPress Multisite (WPMU) mode?
Yes, this plugin works with WordPress Multisite.
But, if you have encountered any problem after installation:
- Please note, you need to install the plugin in network admin section e.g. http://yourwebsite.com/wp-admin/network/plugin-install.php?tab=upload
- Try, activating the plugin separately in each website not in the network admin.
How many feeds can I add to my social stream?
How can I update the plugin?
To be allowed to receive the product automatic updates in your WordPress dashboard:
- Before all, you need to register the plugin. Read this guide on, how to register the AX Social Stream plugin.
- After registering the plugin, browse to Plugins > Installed Plugins page in your dashboard.
- Click the “Check for updates” and then, click the “Update now” links.
You can also upgrade the plugin manually by downloading the current available version from your CodeCanyon account downloads page.