Integrate with a Web Site
Adding sharing buttons to your site is easy. Just remember to follow these three simple rules:
- Sign Up - You'll need to sign up (it's free!) to obtain a publisher key for your button.
- Get Button - Choose a button from our Get Sharing Page to generate your code.
- Add Your Code - Paste your generated code from the Get Sharing Page to your website. Done!
Getting The Code
Choose Site Type
Once your arrived to the Get Button Page, click on the Website option. This assumes you are not using WordPress, Blogger or TypePad to host your website.
Choose a Button Type
Select from any of our available button types.
Choose a Button Style
Each button type may have 2-3 styles. Click a style that suits you best.
Confirm Your Changes
Once you're satisfied with your customized button, click Get the Code to generate your button code.
Your generated code should now be displayed. Read on to see how this code is added to a website
Adding The Code
The HTML code can be placed anywhere between the
<body> tags on your page. This code tells ShareThis what type of button and social service to use. To learn more about styling our buttons, visit the Customization section.
<span class="st_twitter_large" displayText="Tweet"></span> <span class="st_facebook_large" displayText="Facebook"></span> <span class="st_ybuzz_large" displayText="Yahoo! Buzz"></span> <span class="st_gbuzz_large" displayText="Google Buzz"></span> <span class="st_email_large" displayText="Email"></span> <span class="st_sharethis_large" displayText="ShareThis"></span>
Note: Your HTML may look different depending on what button and styles you choose.
Note: Be sure to insert your own Publisher ID when implementing the code.